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Lost Embrace Reviews

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February 9, 2005
Endless wandering and questioning with dramatic simmerings on the back burner don't quite amount to emotional connection.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
September 12, 2005
film that gives ultimate impression of missed opportunity
Full Review | Original Score: 4/10
April 21, 2005
May be the least exciting movie ever set in a lingerie shop.
January 28, 2005
Some will find it charming, others, exhausting.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
November 11, 2004
A wearisomely intellectual observation of one man's identity-hunt.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
January 28, 2005
The tedious film might have been worth watching if Burman had given reasons to care about Ariel or anyone else. He doesn't and we don't.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
April 1, 2005
Some movies you like. Some you don't. Others just make you shrug your shoulders.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
April 12, 2005
An interminable slog through congested headspace.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
April 15, 2005
A beautifully crafted film. Full of intriguing tracking shots, broken into vignettes introduced with lyrical titles, it has a willfully patient pace.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
February 3, 2005
A precociously wise meditation on the crazy quilt of modern identity in general, and Jewish identity in particular.
January 26, 2005
A worthy effort with enough funny situations to keep it entertaining.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
May 5, 2005
A quirky comedy from Argentina along the lines of TV's Arrested Development.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
June 15, 2007
Affectionate, funny and ultimately moving, Burman's fourth feature embraces humanity in the Argentinean marketplace.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
December 21, 2005
The film's moments of whimsy and its wry comic insights into one man's Prufrockian drifting and yearning through life add up to a charming oddity.
January 27, 2005
Lost Embrace is an engaging Argentine film about a long awaited father-son reunion and the meaning it has for a confused young man.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
January 28, 2005
Director Daniel Burman creates an amusing, meandering tale with distinct personalities.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
March 20, 2005
the type of movie that will slap a smile on your face and keep it there...a unique little world full of characters that surprise and delight
Full Review | Original Score: B+
March 31, 2005
... a film of minor pleasures. Burman recognizes the emotional bruises friends and family cause and he doesn't judge when his characters are unable to forgive...
Full Review | Original Score: B-
January 25, 2005
It's 20 minutes too long -- forgivable in view of Burman's affection for his material.
January 26, 2005
Captivating.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
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