Stateside Reviews

Page 1 of 3
December 6, 2005
January 15, 2005
Well-acted but ultimately bland...
October 19, 2004
August 8, 2004
Stateside has some lopsided storytelling techniques, but emotionally it will get you home.
July 31, 2004
Simples e sensvel, o filme traz uma atuao estupenda de Rachael Leigh Cook.
June 8, 2004
With a better cast than it deserves and a script from which it deserved better, the film is pleasant where it should be rowdy, quaint where it should be refreshing, and altogether far less daring than it thinks it is.
May 28, 2004
It's as though the actors showed up on the set, picked their lines out of a hat, than spoke them in no particluar order.
May 27, 2004
The lovers' nonexistent chemistry doesn't generate enough heat to light a match.
May 24, 2004
It felt authentic ...
May 23, 2004
[L]ike scenes cut from another, far better film...
May 23, 2004
Everything an independent film should be: daring, experimental, character-driven and thoroughly entertaining.
May 23, 2004
Suffers from a lack of narrative cohesion.
May 22, 2004
It's so unexpected and unpredictable and so full of tiny grace notes that its ultimate collapse seems almost irrelevant.
May 22, 2004
Turns out to be not so much a movie about a Kwazy Person as it is about a Stoopid Person.
May 21, 2004
The film is a head-on collision of spare parts from different genres, none of which work separately or as a collective whole.
May 21, 2004
The two leads don't have any chemistry, especially the flat, emotionless Tucker.
May 21, 2004
[Stateside] is freighted with far more serious issues than most movies of its kind but neglects or glosses over most of them.
May 21, 2004
A genuinely affecting love story told without a trace of affect.
May 21, 2004
A ludicrous indie romance.
May 21, 2004
Plays like a movie of the week.
Page 1 of 3