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Agnes and His Brothers Review

Other Critics provided by Metacritic.com

Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 3.0
    46

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 20

    out of 100

    Village Voice Dennis Lim

    The title's pointedly incorrect pronoun is typical of the film's obtuse childishness.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    The New York Times Stephen Holden

    Aside from appreciating the movie's sturdy performances, my reaction to this satire of the middle-class, all-German family swung from revulsion to mystification.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    Writer-director Oskar Roehler spends all his energy on cataloging ''outrageous'' behavior, and none on giving the transgressions any meaning.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Variety

    A Teutonic version of "American Beauty" with added dysfunctionality.

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  • 63

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Wilmington

    It's a slick, ambitious movie that doesn't always nail all the many moods and themes it's after.

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