Rosie Reviews

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July 18, 2019
Other films have bigger budgets and more glamorous stars, some even take home more awards. But few if any can quietly move you as much as "Rosie."
July 18, 2019
Doyle's screenplay is brutally specific about the overwhelming demands of child care under these circumstances, and Rosie's efforts to keep up appearances with relatives and school officials are heartbreaking.
September 28, 2018
This small, tough film provides no easy solutions.
September 10, 2018
A quietly, gradually heartbreaking portrait of regular people coping with a desperate situation...
July 15, 2019
Rosie examines a real-life tragedy with great empathy and care. The cast is fantastic all the way around, lead by a stunning turn from Sarah Greene.
July 15, 2019
This is a valuable - nay, an indispensable - film about contemporary Ireland that demands to be seen by all.
July 15, 2019
Doyle and Breathnach don't preach or moralize; they've told a complicated story with elegant simplicity.
July 14, 2019
Ireland, like the U.S., has a problem with gentrification, and the title character shows how this leads to family disaster.
July 4, 2019
'We're not homeless, we're just lost.' An unfortunate irony in an otherwise harrowing drama about homelessness. As this not uncommon timid film evades with a blame the victim, emotional cluelessness. Rather than protest against an intolerable system.
June 19, 2019
A quietly moving character study full of natural performances
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