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A Late Quartet Reviews



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  • 88

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    Chicago Sun-TimesRoger Ebert

    A Late Quartet does one of the most interesting things any film can do. It shows how skilled professionals work.

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  • 75

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    Entertainment WeeklyLisa Schwarzbaum

    The title refers not only to particular music by Beethoven but also to the fictional string quartet of Yaron Zilberman's fussily genteel, overplotted Manhattan tale in which interpersonal stresses build to a crescendo when one of the foursome becomes ill.

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  • 60

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    The Hollywood Reporter

    The film mines both the relationship issues and the Upper East Side neighborhoods of Woody Allen's best work, but could use an added dose of the Woodster's jokes to spruce up a self-serious scenario that hits the right notes about half the time.

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