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Something to Talk About Reviews

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September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: A
August 29, 2002
Focuses on the personal renewal of a woman after the break-up of her marriage.
February 13, 2001
Something to Talk About is at its best when Khouri's juicy script is adroitly mixing comedy and pathos.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
January 1, 2000
Something to Talk About is the kind of movie where you start out wondering how all of these people are related, and end up knowing all too well.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
January 1, 2000
The ending is still pat, with lots of reasons for optimism, but Something is not as neatly -- or falsely -- resolved as most Hollywood films.
January 1, 2000
Khouri does get off some hilarious anti-male revenge lines.
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
January 1, 2000
Under [Hallstrom's] direction, Something To Talk About seems volatile and fresh, as well as tender and sentimental.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
Roberts, Quaid, Duvall, Rowlands and Kyra Sedgewick, who plays Grace's spirited sister, all turn in very personal performances that make Something to Talk About something to see.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
August 4, 1995
Full Review | Original Score: A
April 3, 2005
A few stray moments of wit mired amidst a low-key and sleep-inducing presentation.
| Original Score: 2/5
November 19, 2004
| Original Score: 2/5
January 9, 2004
Dull, dumb and listless.
Read More | Original Score: 1/5
January 2, 2004
| Original Score: 2/5
July 14, 2003
Horrible "romantic comedy." Great message for the ladies: Forgive your cheating husband because that's the best you can do.
| Original Score: 0/5
May 14, 2003
| Original Score: 2.5/4
June 5, 2002
The script by Callie Khouri is somewhat disjointed in structure.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
July 8, 2001
An especially painful letdown
| Original Score: 2/5
January 1, 2000
Something to Talk About is weary -- every ounce of energy and originality has long since been wrung out of this formula, and the 'twist' of having the leads already married doesn't do much to spice up things.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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