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Lotus Eaters Reviews

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Sheri Linden
Los Angeles Times
April 12, 2013
Even though the handsome black-and-white lensing is no substitute for a compelling story, it helps, infusing the skin-deep sketches of emotional enervation with aesthetic energy - for a while.
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Leslie Felperin
Variety
April 5, 2013
Lotus Eaters wants desperately to be a portrait of the beautiful and the damned, with its tale of West London rich kids doing drugs and shagging each other, but it's more like a spectacle of the spoiled and annoying.
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Andy Webster
New York Times
April 5, 2013
Overflows with underdeveloped characters and plotlines.
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Marley Lynch
Time Out
April 3, 2013
Like its characters, Lotus Eaters is a visual treat-and emotionally vapid.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
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Chuck Wilson
Village Voice
April 3, 2013
Maddeningly shallow-maybe that's the point-but McGuinness does have talent.
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Dave Calhoun
Time Out
May 16, 2012
A braying, caricatured ensemble which spouts poor dialogue and drowns out anything more tender or well-observed that the film may wish to say about the elegantly wasted.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
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Jordan Mintzer
Hollywood Reporter
June 16, 2011
Less a succinct narrative than a meandering portrait of several ultra-rich, ultra-empty thirtysomethings who waste away their days with sex, drugs and ennui.