Molly Reviews

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Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review
January 1, 2000
A disjointed, incoherent mess.
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com
February 14, 2001
Shue's acting is atrocious, rivaled only by the idiocy of the story itself.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
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Stephen Holden
New York Times
January 1, 2000
A television drama slapped together in a rush.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
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Lou Lumenick
New York Post
January 1, 2000
Shue comes perilously close to offensive caricature as the afflicted Molly.
| Original Score: 2/4
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Philip Wuntch
Dallas Morning News
January 1, 2000
Molly is a mess.
Cornell & Petricelli
CinemaSense.Com
January 1, 2000
Unfortunately, despite a praise worthy performance by Elisabeth Shue, the movie did not leave us with a lasting impression or emotional connection.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Brandon Judell
PopcornQ
September 19, 2003
| Original Score: 1/5
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Ken Tucker
Entertainment Weekly
January 1, 2000
Bizarrely inept.
Full Review | Original Score: F
Christabel Padmore
Apollo Guide
January 1, 2000
Shue's character is supposed to be sweet, but Molly is a shallow and tiresome movie.
Full Review | Original Score: 45/100
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January 1, 2000
Shamelessly sentimental.
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Louis B. Parks
Houston Chronicle
January 1, 2000
A near-disaster.
Steven Boone
Citysearch
January 1, 2000
Beautiful as she is, Elisabeth Shue is simply impossible to watch without cringing whenever she tries to do autistic.
Eric Lurio
Greenwich Village Gazette
January 1, 2000
Does have some good performances, but it has no heart.
Ken Fox
TV Guide's Movie Guide
January 1, 2000
For all its sensitivity, the film abounds with movie cliches about the developmentally challenged.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Francesca Dinglasan
Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002
In spite of its lofty goal to remind the masses that the disabled are human beings with feelings just like everyone else, Molly abounds with cliches about the very people it purports to represent.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com
January 1, 2000
89 minutes of Shue's strained Acting display is 89 more than anyone should ever have to endure.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
Fred Topel
About.com
July 14, 2003
Half-hearted Flowers for Algernon story. None of the actors seem to really believe it.
| Original Score: 1/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
November 1, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5

E! Online
January 1, 2000
Nothing feels authentic--not the relationships or the earnest performances from the soap opera-pretty cast.
Clint Morris
Film Threat
May 6, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
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