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Postcards from the Edge Reviews

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February 7, 2017
Mature dramedy has drug/alcohol abuse, cursing.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
March 19, 2012
Nichols' version of Carrie Fisher's memoir of a drug-addicted actress (well played by Meryl Streep), and her troubled bond with her famous mother (inspired by mom Debbie Reynolds) is sleek, shallow and sporadically entertaining.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
October 5, 2011
There's not much depth here, but Nichols does a fine job with the surface effects, and the wisecracks keep coming.
October 5, 2011
A constant delight.
October 5, 2011
Yet further proof that Hollywood makes its best films about what it knows best--making films in Hollywood.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
October 5, 2011
In this era of postverbal cinema, Postcards proves that movie dialogue can still carry the sting, heft and meaning of the finest old romantic comedy.
March 26, 2009
Packs a fair amount of emotional wallop in its dark-hued comic take on a chemically dependent Hollywood mother and daughter.
February 9, 2006
Fisher's intelligence and humour turn what might have been movie brat indulgence into something much sharper and involving.
March 31, 2005
Meryl lets her hair down and it looks good in this Hollywood tell-all.
| Original Score: 3/5
March 29, 2005
Weak script but brilliant performances and moments of heart-twisting poignance and insight.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
January 18, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
June 19, 2004
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
June 5, 2004
Biting humour and terrific performances.
| Original Score: 4/5
June 19, 2003
One of Streep's most likeable performances
| Original Score: 4/5
May 20, 2003
''Postcards From the Edge'' is a vehicle, but it's a custom-built Rolls.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
February 28, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
February 2, 2003
Generally entertaining, but finally not all that effective.
| Original Score: 3/5
December 8, 2002
The older generation had it made. Drinking is legal.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
November 13, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
October 21, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
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