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Very Annie Mary Reviews

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December 15, 2003
Amateurish, ineptly written, poorly acted and crudely directed.
June 15, 2002
If the predictability of bland comfort food appeals to you, then the film is a pleasant enough dish.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
June 5, 2002
A frustrating combination of strained humor and heavy-handed sentimentality.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
May 29, 2002
So exaggerated and broad that it comes off as annoying rather than charming.
Full Review | Original Score: D
May 9, 2002
The movie would seem less of a trifle if Ms. Sugarman followed through on her defiance of the saccharine.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
May 3, 2002
By the end, I was looking for something hard with which to bludgeon myself unconscious.
Read More | Original Score: 1/4
May 3, 2002
A bit too eager to please.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
May 2, 2002
Beware the quirky Brit-com. They can and will turn on a dime from oddly humorous to tediously sentimental.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
April 19, 2002
Even Griffiths can't rescue this porridge of a picture.
March 29, 2002
It is not the first time that director Sara Sugarman stoops to having characters drop their pants for laughs and not the last time she fails to provoke them.
Read More | Original Score: 1.5/4
March 29, 2002
Odd and weird.
Read More | Original Score: 1.5/4
March 29, 2002
Very Annie-Mary is familiar but winningly funny and good-hearted.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
March 29, 2002
Impossible as it may sound, this film's heart is even more embracing than Monty, if only because it accepts nasty behavior and severe flaws as part of the human condition.
Read More | Original Score: 4/4
March 28, 2002
Yet another entry in the sentimental oh-those-wacky-Brits genre that was ushered in by The Full Monty and is still straining to produce another smash hit.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 28, 2002
Griffiths proves she's that rare luminary who continually raises the standard of her profession.
March 24, 2002
The quirky drama touches the heart and the funnybone thanks to the energetic and always surprising performance by Rachel Griffiths.
March 21, 2002
The cast is uniformly excellent ... but the film itself is merely mildly charming.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/5
March 21, 2002
Somehow Ms. Griffiths and Mr. Pryce bring off this wild Welsh whimsy.
March 19, 2002
Leaks treacle from every pore.
February 24, 2002
[Griffith] adds another intriguing character to her formidable body of work.
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