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My Kid Could Paint That Review Critics


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This movie made me feel gross. Read full review

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  • 4.0

    out of 100

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  • 100

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    Chicago Tribune Michael Phillips

    It is a wonder, marked by a sense of wondrous skepticism that has nothing to do with cynicism.

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  • 60

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter James Greenberg

    The film and the controversy should generate interest at the boxoffice, but it's more a story about media manipulation and parental responsibility than art.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    In the last analysis, I guess it all reduces to taste and instinct. Some paintings are good, says me, or says you, and some are bad. Some paintings could be painted by a child, some couldn't be.

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  • 91

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    Amir Bar-Lev's engrossing film is as much about the stubborn ambiguities of art, truth, meaning, and relationships as it is about the authenticity of the Olmstead oeuvre.

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