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My Mother Likes Women (A mi madre le gustan las mujeres) Reviews

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October 29, 2004
It's a warm, sunny film that should remind viewers favorably of an early Aldomovar film, in which strong, beautiful, but slightly nutty women carry the day.
Full Review| Original Score: 3/4
October 19, 2004
Sounds like a bad Almodóvarian television sitcom pilot.
September 10, 2004
... it's nice to know that Hollywood endings aren't entirely in the straight domain.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
September 3, 2004
Elvira, Sol, and Jimena -- named for women in the life of El Cid -- are so spoiled and blind to their mother's happiness that they're often thoroughly unpleasant.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
August 19, 2004
A graceless film about hateful people...apart from some Prague scenery in the last act, My Mother Likes Women is thoroughly ugly.
Read More | Original Score: 0/4
August 13, 2004
A sometimes cloying mix of screwball comedy and drama.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
August 8, 2004
Ines Paris and Daniela Fejerman's film does provide a measure of pleasure and a delicious premise that, wittier and less shrill, could be a terrific, timely and original remake for American audiences.
August 5, 2004
An aggressively silly take on subject matter that deserves more thought, but the performers -- virtually all of whom are women -- have so much energy and conviction you almost don't notice.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
August 5, 2004
Sardŕ never makes a believable lesbian.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
July 29, 2004
It's little more than an amusing sitcom.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
July 29, 2004
This is a Spanish treat! Not really about lesbianism, but rather a broad comedy about a neurotic twenty-something trying to make sense of it all.
July 9, 2004
Less side-splitting than a sad reminder of the past.
July 9, 2004
Likeable, not loveable.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
June 27, 2004
...it's hard not to root for all these characters to get what they want.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
June 24, 2004
Offers some pleasures along the way, including an engaging performance by Leonor Watling.
June 20, 2004
Like a fourth-generation duplicate of an original--curiously pale and tired although straining for vivacity and color.
Full Review | Original Score: C
June 20, 2004
Skirts predictability and political correctness in equal measure, adding up to an entertaining night at the movies.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
June 19, 2004
Starts strong but then degenerates into a sort of screwball comedy that doesn't serve its premise well.
June 18, 2004
Despite the promise of its title, this is a movie that skirts the issues of gay relationships at every turn.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
June 18, 2004
Almost no one in this film acts or reacts the way someone would on planet Earth.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
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