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My Best Enemy Reviews

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Farran Smith Nehme
New York Post
January 11, 2013
The film plays mostly as an uneasily satirical thriller.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
January 10, 2013
An awkward blend of anti-Semitic atrocities and identity-swapping absurdity, the World War II drama "My Best Enemy" struggles to find a convincing tone.
| Original Score: 2/5
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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
January 10, 2013
The script relies on too many unlikely twists, but Bleibtreu manages to sell them all.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Noel Murray
AV Club
January 10, 2013
A movie largely devoid of attitude or suspense.
Full Review | Original Score: C
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Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out
January 9, 2013
My Best Enemy bleeds suspense like a pin-pricked tire. It wants to be clever, but survivor tales bring with them too much muck.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
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Deborah Young
Hollywood Reporter
January 9, 2013
Strained attempt at WWII tragi-comedy isn't funny.
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Simon Abrams
Village Voice
January 9, 2013
A banal World War II thriller dependent on contrived role reversals.
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Peter Debruge
Variety
February 23, 2012
Entertaining, though conventionally told.