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Manny & Lo Reviews

November 15, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: C
April 2, 2003
Its thematic scope stays rather small, and the final third of the movie seems muted and flat.
December 23, 2002
A sweet little fable, a bit shy on substance but quite charming in the telling.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
February 14, 2001
An unapologetically small but wholly original movie, warm-hearted but not precious, and possessed of a gently wacky sensibility.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
January 1, 2000
Though employing no surreal devices and remaining within a realistic convention, Krueger takes the story of two young sisters on their own and somehow makes it seem unreal, strange, outside time.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
January 1, 2000
It's the kind of story that leaves viewers with a warm glow.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
January 1, 2000
With its carefully-modulated combination of light comedy and drama, the film casts a gentle spell.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
January 1, 2000
It is a slight enterprise, not always expert in its construction, but it is sweet without being cloying, and it is sentimental in beneficial ways.
January 1, 2000
One of the pleasures of Manny & Lo is the way that it reveals its characters in sudden, unexpected, defining acts.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
January 1, 2000
The story settles into a fairly routine feminist fable.