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Read My Lips Review

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

  • 5.0
    82

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Universal acclaim
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 88

    out of 100

    ReelViews James Berardinelli

    Unlike in many character studies, the plot is more than just a simple framework. It is complex and unpredictable, and, as a result, provides the perfect means to better get to know the characters and understand the shifting nature of their relationship.

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  • 88

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    Not a simpleminded movie in which merely being ABLE to read lips saves the day. In this brilliant sequence, she reads his lips and that ALLOWS them to set into motion a risky chain of events based on the odds that the bad guys will respond predictably.

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  • 88

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Wilmington

    A finely written, superbly acted offbeat thriller.

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  • 90

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    Since you can't read my lips, read my words: See this movie.

  • 91

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    Expertly sinister, office-as-devil's-playground French thriller.

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