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Amu Review

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  • 3.0

    out of 100

    Mixed or average reviews
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  • 50

    out of 100

    Village Voice

    Too bad first-time writer-director Shonali Bose's juxtaposition of the personal and the political often feels forced, and like many didactic history lessons, this one's about 20 minutes too long.

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  • 60

    out of 100

    Variety Eddie Cockrell

    Admirably idealistic but dramatically awkward.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times Carina Chocano

    Despite the overt message and Manichean universe it pushes, Amu manages some memorable cinematic moments while getting the word out for its cause.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Kirk Honeycutt

    The movie takes on the quality of a first-rate detective story.

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