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Citizen Ruth Reviews

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September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: B+
June 1, 2006
Uncharacteristically of Payne, the film lacks a sharp point of view, unfloding as a series of gigs (some quite funny), trying to be too fair--for a satire--to both sides of the abortion issue.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
January 6, 2006
| Original Score: 4/5
April 1, 2005
Wicked comedy about abortion conflict. Dern is terrific.
| Original Score: 4/5
March 8, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
June 7, 2004
Payne didn't hit his stride until Election, but this is a good film.
| Original Score: 3/5
June 4, 2004
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
December 18, 2003
Full Review| Original Score: 6/10
November 7, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
June 4, 2003
Payne's biting social satire about the abortion issue is shrewd and raucously entertaining. A smart and subversive comedy
| Original Score: 4/5
February 17, 2003
| Original Score: 3/5
January 16, 2003
An auspicious debut for director Payne that did more than hint at teh great things to come.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
August 28, 2002
Bold drama about the dangers of zealotry.
July 31, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
It's probably too schematic to reward more than a single viewing, but as a provocative one-time surprise it may become a specialized sleeper.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: A-
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