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Angel-A Review

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4.5

Dave White Profile

… a giantess-fetishist's dream come true … Read full review

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  • 3.0
    48

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  • 16

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    Angel-A shows how director Luc Besson can be French in a way that even the French might despise...Quel ick. And très tedious.

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  • 63

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    Its strongest asset is the stunningly poetic cinematography by Thierry Arbogast.

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  • 63

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Wilmington

    So stunningly shot and visualized--and scored so hauntingly well by Anja Garbarek, the daughter of saxophonist/composer Jan Garbarek--that it works even if you don't pay attention to the story. Maybe it works better that way.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    Movies often turn on slender notions worked up to look like full-fledged ideas. Once in a while, though, a notion will be fertile to begin with, a self-renewing source of delight. That's the case with Luc Besson's Angel-A.

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