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Ma Mère Review

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  • 2.0

    out of 100

    Generally unfavorable reviews
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  • 38

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune

    If you are at all squeamish about incest and/or prefer sex scenes without violent undertones, you should avoid this movie.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Frank Scheck

    Yet another stylish exercise in depravity in which Huppert floats through the sordid proceedings in a calm haze. If only the film she inhabits was as sexy as it aspires to be.

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  • 42

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    Ma Mère, while less prudish than Catherine Breillat's dour deconstructions of sex, is also less competent. It winds up making incest look absurdly swank.

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