The Purple Rose of Cairo - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

The Purple Rose of Cairo Reviews

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Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies
April 11, 2004
| Original Score: 2/5
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
October 1, 2002
| Original Score: 2/5
Jules Brenner
Cinema Signals
July 16, 2003
| Original Score: 1/5
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
December 2, 2002
| Original Score: 3/5
Phil Villarreal
Arizona Daily Star
October 8, 2004
The most overlooked of Allen's great films.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Michael A. Smith
Nolan's Pop Culture Review
December 18, 2004
Classic Woody. A great cast and a great story.
| Original Score: 4/5
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com
July 26, 2002
| Original Score: 5/5
Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium
January 16, 2003
Its satirical destruction of the fourth wall disguises a bittersweet lesson on Hollywood dreams and the unpleasant realities they hide.
| Original Score: 5/5
Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com
January 1, 2000
A lot of meanings float around in this outwardly simple fable.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com
December 1, 2007
| Original Score: 3/5
Charles Cassady
Common Sense Media
December 15, 2010
Whimsical Woody Allen love note to '30s films.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner
May 11, 2003
One of Allen's oddest and most charming experiments.
| Original Score: 4/5
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
September 24, 2007
Weird but wistful.
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com
October 21, 2001
Lighthearted and full of whimsy
| Original Score: 3.5/5
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
August 18, 2004
A thoroughly enchanting work of art by one of our finest moviemakers
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
October 8, 2004
| Original Score: 3/5
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
February 26, 2005
sublimely engaging
| Original Score: 4/5
Susan Granger
www.susangranger.com
July 28, 2007
| Original Score: 4/5
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
March 22, 2011
In NJ, anything can happen!
Full Review | Original Score: B+
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
August 22, 2003
| Original Score: 5/5
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Derek Adams
Time Out
June 24, 2006
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Variety
June 16, 2008
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