Summertime (La Belle Saison) Reviews

September 25, 2017
Overall, the film is a fairly typical retread of the lesbian-falls-for-straight-woman narrative.
July 23, 2016
Two dull people have a dull love affair in "Summertime," a French drama that drags on like an August afternoon.
July 18, 2016
Five stars for good intentions; two for the path to cinematic platitude they pave.
July 17, 2016
The film ... feels oddly dated and bit too prescriptive, particularly as a family crisis forces this couple to make a go of it in the less enlightened environs of rural France.
July 14, 2016
Despite a promising concept and strong production values, Summertime's poor execution makes it one to avoid.