Taste of Cherry (Ta'm e Guilass) - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Taste of Cherry (Ta'm e Guilass) Reviews

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Globe and Mail
April 12, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
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John Hartl
Film.com
July 24, 2001
Has a visual style that seems rudimentary but becomes increasingly hypnotic and resonant.
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
The film is such a lifeless drone that we experience it only as a movie.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
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Richard Corliss
TIME Magazine
January 1, 2000
The talk flows persuasively; the picture pulses with art and humanity.
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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
January 1, 2000
| Original Score: 4/4
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Edward Guthmann
San Francisco Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Kiarostami is in no rush, but the respect and love he shows for his characters, and the confidence and simplicity of his technique, make Taste of Cherry a satisfying experience.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Stephen Holden
New York Times
January 1, 2000
Kiarastomi, like no other filmmaker, has a vision of human scale that is simultaneously epic and precisely minuscule.
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Stanley Kauffmann
The New Republic
January 1, 2000
As the film's design becomes clear to us, a quiet spaciousness begins to inhabit it.
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Entertainment Weekly
March 8, 1998
Full Review | Original Score: A