The High Cost of Living Reviews

September 7, 2011
Movies often make too much of that truism, but surprisingly committed performances from actors like these can still make it feel like something meaningful.
May 16, 2011
An engaging movie about commingled grief and regret, well staged and captured by cinematographer Claudine Sauve in a manner that works with the material to effect a depressive, melancholic tone.
May 12, 2011
Chow and her actors are so gifted that this fragile situation escapes contrivance to become a poignant, romantic and deftly nuanced revelation of character and emotions.
April 25, 2011
Now this is drama!... just throws the most awful situation at her characters and watches them deal with it.
April 22, 2011
Off-beat delivery and acting redeem this modestly budgeted "redemption" story.
April 22, 2011
October 6, 2010
...a decidedly off-kilter premise that's utilized to pervasively agreeable effect by filmmaker Deborah Chow...
September 13, 2010