About Cherry Reviews

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August 24, 2018
Possesses some very fine moments complete with great performances, particularly from Hinshaw.
September 4, 2013
When a guilty perv is all a film has to offer by way of a protagonist then it's probably in the best interests of us all if it doesn't exist.
November 11, 2012
almost laughably unsexy
October 8, 2012
Rather shockingly lacking in dynamic plotting, the film descends into mystifying incomprehensibility in its final reels, showing a lack of understanding of basic human motivations.
October 5, 2012
So much of About Cherry is meant to titillate and dramatize but never humanize.
October 4, 2012
Dramas about the porn industry range from expressions of puritanical rage to celebrations of open sexuality; this one manages to avoid both extremes, as well as anything else that might make it worth watching.
October 4, 2012
Generates a sensual world existing on top of the real one, where many people work non-ideal jobs simply to pay the bills.
October 4, 2012
Here is a movie that suggests prostitution is something that just sort of happens to you, like Lyme disease.
September 25, 2012
Flimsy and fetishized, it delivers little more than a hackneyed skin flick.
September 24, 2012
Mediocre drama centered a young woman's introduction to the porn industry.
September 21, 2012
Despite Hinshaw's audacious performance, the characters remain at an emotional distance.
September 21, 2012
This is just a slow-moving skin flick broken up by lots of boring discussions about Cherry's future.
September 20, 2012
The fatal flaw ... is its refusal to examine Angelina's occupation from outside the bubble. You might even call it a recruitment film.
September 20, 2012
Everything here is done badly.
September 20, 2012
A muddled, inconsequential journey of a surprisingly unsympathetic character and her hazy ride to the top of the porno food chain.
September 20, 2012
It has a didactic undercurrent, making its main character into a beautiful blank, ready to blossom under the bright camera lights and to be unabashed in the face of the unenlightened.
Top Critic
September 19, 2012
It's pornography bathed in the tangerine glow of fruit-scented candlelight.
September 18, 2012
About Cherry only manages to seem inconsequential.
September 16, 2012
The lack of plausible conflict mars the movie's highly commendable depiction of San Francisco as a the new porn capital.
September 15, 2012
Pollyanna does 'Frisco!
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