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How I Killed a Saint Reviews

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New York Magazine/Vulture
May 18, 2006
The film is light on story, but the gritty, no-nonsense filmmaking keeps things moving, and Mitevska's tale has an undeniably touching cumulative effect.
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Deborah Young
May 5, 2006
Though weak in the drama department, the story of a brother and sister who love each other but have different political ideas and personal agendas effectively captures the tension of the time.
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V.A. Musetto
New York Post
May 4, 2006
How I Killed a Saint boasts dynamic performances by the two leads, as well as tight directing (a lot happens in just 82 minutes) and eye-pleasing cinematography.
| Original Score: 3/4
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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
May 3, 2006
Filmed in a covert, voyeuristic style, How I Killed a Saint successfully conveys the pervasive anxiety of a country teetering on the brink of civil war.
| Original Score: 3/5
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Ben Kenigsberg
Village Voice
May 2, 2006
Kokan's resentment runs deep -- too deep, unfortunately, for an 82-minute feature to spell out with any clarity.