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Sordid Lives Reviews

July 20, 2002
A train wreck you can't help but watch.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
June 28, 2002
While the film at times feels like a clumsily acted play, a surprising turn by Delta Burke carries the cast out of the doldrums of an often-strained plot line.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
January 18, 2002
A movie that, while robustly performed ... has the strange effect of not so much opening up a play for the screen as closing it in.
January 18, 2002
If the film's flaws are large, so are its laughs.
September 28, 2001
There's a genuine sweetness and familial affection that shines through Sordid Lives, and enough oddball humor to keep it mooo-ving along.
June 15, 2001
The laughs come in all the wrong places when they come at all.
May 16, 2001
Shrill and punishingly unfunny.
May 11, 2001
Del Shores' local stage hit seems at times too big for the screen.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
May 10, 2001
Life is too short to sit through a mess of ham bones and succotash like Sordid Lives.