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(500) Days of Summer Reviews



out of 100

Generally favorable reviews
Based on a weighted average of all critic review scores.

A sample of reviews from critics across the country.

  • 100

    out of 100

    Entertainment WeeklyOwen Gleiberman

    It's a feat of star acting, and it helps make (500) Days not just bitter or sweet but everything in between.

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  • 88

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    USA TodayClaudia Puig

    Much like Annie Hall did for a previous generation, (500) Days of Summer may be the movie that best captures a contemporary romantic sensibility.

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  • 80

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    The Hollywood ReporterKirk Honeycutt

    The writing is often clever and the overall production playful and intelligent.

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  • 40

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    Wall Street JournalJoe Morgenstern

    An exhaustive and exhausting dissection of a relationship that was never all that promising in the first place.

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