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Sweet and Lowdown Reviews

October 18, 2008
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
August 15, 2002
Droll and amusing.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
June 18, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
March 22, 2002
A shallow portrait of the artist as a cad.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
January 1, 2000
There is enjoyment to be had from Sweet and Lowdown.
January 1, 2000
Emmet Ray is a fictional character, but so convincing in Woody Allen's Sweet and Lowdown that he seems like a real chapter of jazz history we somehow overlooked.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/4
January 1, 2000
A snappy, loose-limbed performance from Penn.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
January 1, 2000
The movie has ample delights.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
An enjoyable diversion.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
The movie is so confused about where it wants to go, it suffers from the same identity crisis as its protagonist.
January 1, 2000
This is one very tuneful labor of love.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
January 1, 2000
Great material.
January 1, 2000
The only reason to see this film is for the acting.
January 1, 2000
A likable, lively little ditty -- one theme, some clever variations -- that never wears out its welcome.
January 1, 2000
The jazz is certainly here, but the passion is missing.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
January 1, 2000
Sweet and Lowdown is undeniably pleasant, but British actress Samantha Morton quietly explodes it: Her performance is like nothing I've seen in recent years.
Full Review | Original Score: 6/10