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We Don't Live Here Anymore Reviews

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December 29, 2010
Movie about adultery for adults only.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
May 15, 2007
Summons the exposed anatomy of adultery out of its awkward secrecy, casting an intriguing light that gently and intelligently intimates why infidelity can self-destruct one marriage, and repair another.
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July 15, 2005
For anyone who finds films about affairs boring, We Don't Live Here Anymorecould feel like being stuck in a bad marriage - for all the wrong reasons.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
June 5, 2005
(...) Infrecuente en su incisiva exploración de conflictos humanos.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
January 29, 2005
... feels like one of the saddest songs you're ever heard.
Read More | Original Score: A-
January 20, 2005
A modest film that is surprisingly effective in its directness and fascinating for its complex portrayals of marital distress in action.
Read More | Original Score: 85/100
December 13, 2004
Like the movie's title, there doesn't appear to be anybody home in this picture.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/10
November 19, 2004
[Y]our expectations of climax, resolution, consolation fall away and you're quite simply present in every detail of every moment.
November 8, 2004
So packed with serious themes that it's almost unbearable.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
November 6, 2004
Keenly observed and laced with humor, Larry Gross' narrative has the kind of emotional power that derives from accumulation of detail and realistic dialogue.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
November 2, 2004
Dubus, anticipating the dreaded Raymond Carver, is only concerned with the interiority of the characters. It's solipsism once removed; and in this film, it's that times four.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
October 24, 2004
Occasionally difficult to watch, but always gripping, and full of hard, painful truths, this is adult film making at its very best.
Full Review | Original Score: 85/100
October 20, 2004
Great performances and candid dialogue don't make up all the essence of a great film. The actual story itself is where the film falls flat.
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
October 19, 2004
They never lived anywhere: the protagonists of this drama of marital stalemate embody a widespread social institution without ever reminding us of Earth as we know it.
Full Review | Original Score: C-
October 1, 2004
Portrays domestic discord with a squirmy accuracy that's a workable substitute for conceptual freshness.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
October 1, 2004
We Don't Live Here Anymore is, you might say, a movie for adults who are, perhaps, a smidge too impressed with being adults.
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
September 24, 2004
held together by the remarkably vivid and varied performances of Ruffalo, Dern, Watts and Krause, each of whom gets his or her share of juicy moments and sharp dialogue.
September 19, 2004
If one line can sum up a story, it's when Edith tells Jack, "Even adultery has a morality to it."...this is a good, tight script telling an involving story
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
September 18, 2004
Nothing more than a series of scenes set in darkened rooms in which grownups argue with and lie to each other. It is a Lifetime movie, only with a better cast.
Full Review | Original Score: C
September 16, 2004
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? gets in bed with Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice....The moody, muted finale doesn't leave the characters, it simply abandons them.
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