Casa de los Babys Reviews

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July 25, 2017
This movie looks and feels like the dutiful labors of a good man who should have vacationed at this gorgeous mythical land rather than filmed a movie at the site.
May 15, 2009
"Casa de los Baby's" is a frustrating and tedious experience to endure.
June 1, 2006
Didactic rather than dramatic, and schematic rather than realistic, Sayles' femme-driven yarn, set in an anonymous place, lags behind the zeitgeist with little to say about the issue of adoption or First vs. Third World countries.
December 6, 2005
September 26, 2005
a political pamphlet not very different from others that come from left-leaning Hollywood these days
January 4, 2005
Os poucos momentos de maior inspirao no so suficientes para fazer jus carreira de Sayles, s belas atuaes de seu elenco e tampouco ao importante tema de seu filme.
December 9, 2004
Sayles lets the befuddlements and ordinary complications of life take its course like a winding, sunlit stream.
August 14, 2004
June 22, 2004
John Sayles' most recent film, 2003's Casa de los Babys, exemplifies his approach to the intersection of the political and the personal.
April 14, 2004
Sayles' love of and respect for the culture, and his willingness-or eagerness-to leave the viewer with more questions than answers makes Casa de los Babys superlative.
April 7, 2004
The story trails off in so many directions that it's hard to follow. After a while, I just found myself losing interest.
March 30, 2004
Casa de los Babys isn't a perfect film. It ultimately seems brief and leaves too much of the women's (and children's) fates to our imagination...
February 9, 2004
Goo-goo gag me.
February 2, 2004
November 11, 2003
All in all, the film just tries to do too much.
November 4, 2003
Writer-director John Sayles has successfully tackled so many unexpected subjects that one has to wonder if he's got a dartboard in his office to help him pick his next topic.
November 3, 2003
The film sags from the weight of too many characters, and its suggestion that the world is nothing but sadness is too much to bear.
October 27, 2003
Astute character studies are the point here, rather than a neat and tidy story.
October 26, 2003
October 24, 2003
Displays a succinct sensitivity making it [Sayles'] best film since Lone Star.
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