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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

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    Entertainment WeeklyOwen Gleiberman

    Lindhardt, sweet and childish and achingly vulnerable, gives a stunning performance.

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  • 88

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    Chicago Sun-TimesRoger Ebert

    By dropping in on this couple from time to time for the kinds of moments one of them might remember, the film is more honest than its characters.

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  • 70

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    The Hollywood Reporter

    A stiff central performance diminishes its emotional impact, but the visually alluring film's sensuality and tenderness give it a lingering spell.

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