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Hush! Reviews

April 25, 2003
Starts promisingly but disintegrates into a dreary, humorless soap opera.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
November 8, 2002
Although the editing might have been tighter, Hush! sympathetically captures the often futile lifestyle of young people in modern Japan.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
November 7, 2002
If the incidents are piled on one another without adding up to much, they provide telling social details.
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
November 7, 2002
Hashiguchi covers this territory with wit and originality, suggesting that with his fourth feature -- the first to be released in the U.S. -- a major director is emerging in world cinema.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
November 7, 2002
Hashiguchi uses the situation to evoke a Japan bustling atop an undercurrent of loneliness and isolation.
November 6, 2002
A feel-good movie that doesn't give you enough to feel good about.
Read More | Original Score: C
November 5, 2002
Hashiguchi ... enriches his rendition with melancholic ambivalence, sociological specificity, and a knack for delicate epiphany.