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Things We Lost in the Fire Reviews

August 3, 2009
They lost, but the audience gains.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
March 21, 2009
...if I could have accepted their predicaments as anything other than pure melodrama, I might have liked the movie more. (Blu-ray Edition)
Full Review | Original Score: 5/10
December 3, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
October 18, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
March 20, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: C+
March 19, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 5/10
March 8, 2008
Del Toro does some of his very best work here, delivering a raw, honest performance that avoids many of the usual clichés that come with depictions of drug addicts.
March 5, 2008
... at times morose, but the tale of healing is directed with compassion and a powerful, sometimes discomforting intimacy.
February 25, 2008
There are two extras on the disc: a set of seven deleted scenes, and a featurette on the making of the film.
Read More | Original Score: 76/100
February 22, 2008
The director excels in conveying a complex menu of meaningful body language and delicate emotions, beyond the usual aerobics associated on screen with sexual desire, as a full range of gestures, glances and extreme tenderness.