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About Adam Reviews

October 1, 2002
While the film strives to prove its cool, it's also built on [an] insufferably antique idea.
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March 19, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
June 8, 2001
Townsend ... makes quite an impression in the title role.
May 21, 2001
Stembridge makes the twists as pleasantly surprising as the dawning realization that you've gone from judge to accomplice.
May 21, 2001
Stembridge keeps things bustling along at a lively enough pace to deflect any introspective focus on the matchups that are never presented as relationships, only flings.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
May 17, 2001
A glowing Hudson radiates high spirits, and Mr. Townsend ... makes his chameleon character seem credible.
May 17, 2001
For his part Townsend does Adam with a lightness of touch that fits in with the film's cheery view of his unscrupulousness.
May 17, 2001
If anybody still thinks Kate Hudson is getting too much mileage out of being Goldie Hawn's daughter, they'll be pleasantly surprised by the range she shows in About Adam.
May 11, 2001
A sly romantic comedy made with wit and style.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
May 10, 2001
Smart, sexy and uncompromised.
May 10, 2001
A moderately beguiling date movie.
May 10, 2001
About Adam is simply a pleasant diversion rather the paean to crazy-in-love classics it would so like to be.
May 10, 2001
Calculated, cold, and damply demeaning.
Full Review | Original Score: C-
May 9, 2001
About Adam rests almost entirely on the shoulders of Stuart Townsend, who brings to the movie's duplicitous title character a winningly light touch.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
May 8, 2001
Squanders its potential themes.
May 3, 2001
There's more than enough freshness of place and keenness of observation to justify this movie's existence.
March 22, 2001
Stembridge keeps the amoral laughs bubbling.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
February 26, 2001
Instantly and immediately likable. But that's all it is.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4