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Thérèse Reviews

October 13, 2004
The film's plodding, unvarnished style suggests late-period Robert Bresson -- that is, if he were shooting a commercial for the decorative glories of scrubbed wood.
Full Review | Original Score: C
October 1, 2004
It deals with profound questions of death and separation but with the slow, satisfied air of those who have all the answers.
October 1, 2004
Skip the movie, stay home, read the book and say three Hail Marys.
September 30, 2004
A florid biopic about St. Theresa of Lisieux.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
September 30, 2004
Although decently acted and well-crafted, Thérèse is essentially an illustrated Sunday school lecture for true believers.
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
September 30, 2004
The do-it-yourself indie, financed through individual contributions, is too earnest and lacking in dramatic tension to cross over and preach to those not in the choir.
September 30, 2004
Unless you're stumped for a way to commemorate the feast of St. Therese of Lisieux Friday, there's little point in going to see the low-budget, one-star-worthy hagiography, Therese.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4