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Illuminata Reviews

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
November 24, 2003
Charming, but finally strangely unsatisfying.
| Original Score: 4/5
Brandon Judell
PopcornQ
August 23, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
August 22, 2003
| Original Score: 3/5
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
February 28, 2002
This clever comedy probes the fascinating intersection of love and creativity.
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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
February 14, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
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Janet Maslin
New York Times
January 1, 2000
| Original Score: 3.5/5
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James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Sarah Hepola
Austin Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Kevin Lally
Film Journal International
January 1, 2000
The movie takes on more than it can handle, but the cast is strong and there are a number of lovely and funny moments to savor.
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Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: C+
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Emanuel Levy
Variety
December 12, 2006
Clearly a labor of love, this sophomore effort from Turturro (a better actor than helmer), about fables and foibles of a tightly knit acting troup at turn of the century New York, is structurally messy and unevenly acted; a step fown from his debut Mac
Full Review | Original Score: C

Film Threat
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
June 29, 2005
| Original Score: 1/5
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com
May 10, 2005
With a streamlined script--and a resulting clearer focus--Illuminata could have been a lot more than what it is
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Wesley Lovell
Cinema Sight
January 29, 2003
| Original Score: 2/4

Film Threat
December 8, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
William Arnold
Seattle Post-Intelligencer
April 3, 2002
| Original Score: D
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Globe and Mail
March 19, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews
January 1, 2000
Turturro overdirects his players with an athletic intensity.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Cheryl DeWolfe
Apollo Guide
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 70/100
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Houston Chronicle
July 21, 2005
Mike Kerrigan
Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002
David Sterritt
Film Scouts
April 17, 2002

Boston Phoenix
March 24, 2002
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Andrew O'Hehir
Salon.com
January 1, 2000

E! Online
January 1, 2000
Harvey S. Karten
Compuserve
January 1, 2000
Bruce Kirkland
Jam! Movies
January 1, 2000
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Ethan Alter
Village Voice
January 1, 2000
Sam Adams
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
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Edward Guthmann
San Francisco Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Wesley Morris
San Francisco Examiner
January 1, 2000
Susan Granger
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
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