Show Me Love (Fucking Åmål) Reviews

March 6, 2018
With honesty, charm and an uncanny sympathy for all its characters, it takes us deep inside the awkward and exhilarating experience of first love.
July 18, 2007
This powerful, funny romantic drama neatly integrates the dilemmas of a girl in love, the girl she loves, a boy who also loves that girl, and that girl's sister.
February 9, 2006
While the storyline has few surprises, the central performances create a touching relationship, despite the suspicion that the male writer/director's interest in the subject is slightly dubious, or at least tokenistic.
July 21, 2005
Dahlstrm and especially Liljeberg are first-rate.
March 19, 2002
High school, small town, teenagers in hormone hell -- or is that heaven?
February 7, 2001
A completely charming reality-based romantic fantasy, both sweet-natured and sympathetic.
January 1, 2000
Moodysson creates a fictional world that has all the aesthetic rawness and grittiness of a documentary.
January 1, 2000
The film has some charm and a winning simplicity but not an iota of depth.
January 1, 2000
The movie is funny, gentle, and true.
January 1, 2000
Right away this film grabs attention with documentary-style close- ups and upends teen movie cliches.
January 1, 2000
One of the most honest and heartfelt teen dramas ever to grace the screen.
January 1, 2000
What keeps us watching are Liljeberg and Dahlstrm, both beautifully natural, and the hope that we'll get to see them together.