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Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself Reviews

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May 7, 2004
This is one special movie.
Read More | Original Score: 4/4
May 7, 2004
There are pleasures to be had.
Full Review | Original Score: B
May 7, 2004
Worth seeing.
Read More | Original Score: B+
May 7, 2004
Though Scherfig is still partially enrolled in the Dogme school, her movie finds a happy balance with its equally adept eye for wide-screen composition and the raw complexity of real human emotion.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
May 7, 2004
The tricky, even contradictory tone, which would be a failing in most films, ends up making "Wilbur" even more endearingly odd.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
May 6, 2004
A 'slice of life' from filmmakers who, however earnest their intentions, can't offer anything but cheerless Celtic proletarian whimsy.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
May 5, 2004
May I please go ahead and openly declare my unwavering adoration for Shirley Henderson?
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
April 30, 2004
Here is a movie that appeals to the heart while not insulting the mind or forgetting how delightful its characters are.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
April 29, 2004
A poignant, death-tinged comedy.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
April 29, 2004
A charming, life-affirming gem.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
April 29, 2004
It's a film where the emotions are as complicated as this world.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
April 29, 2004
A very good, offbeat movie with a very bad, offbeat title.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
April 28, 2004
On the surface, Wilbur is "nice," but it also has extra weight and a darker flavor
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
April 23, 2004
This vivid examination of brotherly love and its consequences never stints on the complexities of the heart or the fascinating ambiguities of life.
April 22, 2004
Thanks in part to the performances and director Lone Scherfig's restrained direction, it remains engaging to the last scene.
Read More | Original Score: B+
April 22, 2004
The acting is solid, but the tone is grating.
Full Review | Original Score: C
April 17, 2004
An upbeat film about a downer topic.
April 16, 2004
A compelling mixture of dry humor and even drier -- if you can imagine such a thing -- sentiment.
April 9, 2004
Provides some wry chuckles, but much of it is as dark as a Glasgow winter.
April 9, 2004
What makes Wilbur worth watching are its smaller bits.
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