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Going Shopping Reviews

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March 31, 2006
The film is less than two hours long but feels considerably longer, thanks to a few drawn-out scenes and some clunky character drama.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
March 31, 2006
Jaglom's concentrated approach serves up some insight to be sure, but the movie states its case in the first 10 minutes and then proceeds to run out of things to say, almost as quickly as the women in this movie think they've run out of things to wear.
Read More | Original Score: C+
March 31, 2006
Alleges support of women, yet fetishizes their objects instead of their relationships.
February 2, 2006
[Henry] Jaglom's Going Shopping is a nifty little oddity, another of his unlikely, entertaining movie hybrids.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
February 2, 2006
As breezy as window-shopping and reminds us that, in both shopping and love, everyone has buyer's remorse and few items fit right.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
December 2, 2005
Like the funky little shop at its heart, Going Shopping may not look like much from its exterior, but a little browsing turns up unexpected treasures.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
December 2, 2005
It's the last and least successful of indie director Henry Jaglom's trilogy looking at female issues.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
December 2, 2005
The trouble with Going Shopping is that it's clogged with personalities and styles that don't congeal.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
December 2, 2005
[An] incredibly tedious and gruesome affair.
Full Review | Original Score: .5/4
December 1, 2005
[A] witty follow-up to director Henry Jaglom's Eating and Baby Fever.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
November 23, 2005
Going Shopping can make a wonderful outing for girlfriends. It's fun.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
October 15, 2005
This boutique of a movie won't bring in the madding crowds of a Macy's sale.
October 12, 2005
Going Shopping is sharp and funny about all the things that shopping can mean to the women who live to do it, and even to those who don't.
Full Review | Original Score: B
September 30, 2005
At times movies seem rife with misogyny, yet Jaglom consistently expresses a love for women in his films.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
September 30, 2005
If this sounds like your type of thing, you'll probably get your money's worth.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
September 30, 2005
There's one thing to be said for Jaglom: He continues to make movies in the face of critical brickbats and audience indifference, and he's lost none of his power to insult.
Read More | Original Score: 1.5/4
September 30, 2005
Inadvertently reduces women to a variety of cliches, probably reinforcing many men's worst fears.
September 30, 2005
Not only is indulgence a frequent subject for Jaglom, it also sums up what his movies do -- and what they demand from their audience, sometimes to tedious degrees.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
September 30, 2005
None of these is a character you want to spend much time with, and even with the diverting guest appearances, this is still strictly discount merchandise.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
September 30, 2005
Comes as close as any film to explaining what the deal is with women and shopping.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
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