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Bright Leaves Review

  • Release Date: May 23, 2003
  • Rated:
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 47 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Ross McElwee

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

  • 4.0
    79

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    Not a documentary about anything in particular. That is its charm. It's a meandering visit by a curious man with a quiet sense of humor, who pokes here and there in his family history, and the history of tobacco.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Wilmington

    Another of his (McElwee) beguiling "personal chronicle" movies.

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