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4.0

Dave White Profile

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

  • 4.0
    66

    out of 100

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  • 42

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    The British director Ken Loach can be a master of working-class realism, but not in this cranky, rudderless shambles.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Phillips

    From director Ken Loach, England's longtime disciple of social realism, comes his most audience-friendly picture yet

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  • 80

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    A daring and unstable mélange of styles--working-class realism, deadpan fantasy, shameless buffoonery. At times it falls flat, or fails to rise. More often than not, though, it's a heartbreaker.

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  • 90

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Ray Bennett

    Very funny and a bit sentimental, it's naturalistic comedy of the highest order, with Evets and Henshaw standouts among a terrific cast.

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