Postcards from the Edge Reviews

February 7, 2017
Mature dramedy has drug/alcohol abuse, cursing.
March 19, 2012
...there are allusions and inside jokes that makes the TV-like soapy melodrama slightly more entertaining thn it has the right to be.
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.
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.
March 29, 2005
Weak script but brilliant performances and moments of heart-twisting poignance and insight.
January 18, 2005
June 19, 2004
June 5, 2004
Biting humour and terrific performances.
June 19, 2003
One of Streep's most likeable performances
May 20, 2003
''Postcards From the Edge'' is a vehicle, but it's a custom-built Rolls.
February 28, 2003
February 2, 2003
Generally entertaining, but finally not all that effective.
December 8, 2002
The older generation had it made. Drinking is legal.
November 13, 2002
October 21, 2002