Cutie And The Boxer Reviews

October 29, 2013
It's a touching film and a fascinating glimpse into one of those couples you can't quite believe are still together.
October 3, 2013
A painful, powerful portrait of the struggle and sacrifice required to create, and the cost that it can demand.
September 26, 2013
The story of an extraordinary marriage between two people bound together by their artistic impulse.
September 20, 2013
A lively double portrait of Ushio and Noriko Shinohara, two Brooklyn-based artists who, after 40 years of marriage, are still creating side by side, and tormenting each other.
September 19, 2013
More than anything, the film expresses - at an almost subconscious level - the difficulties of discerning not only what real art is, but also what true love is all about.
September 19, 2013
Intriguing as their present lives may be, without enough background to appreciate, for instance, Ushio's associations with Rauschenberg and Warhol, we can't gauge the full extent of the couple's regrets and losses.
August 29, 2013
"Cutie and the Boxer" takes this tale of two artists and tells it with style and wit ...
August 23, 2013
Their 40-year marriage seems like more of a trial than this overweening, lightly likable movie acknowledges.
August 23, 2013
Directed with invention and insight by Zachary Heinzerling ...
August 22, 2013
Slyly comments on the ironies of the past half century in contemporary art.