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The Home Front Review

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

  • 3.0
    55

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 50

    out of 100

    Variety Joe Leydon

    A bland gumbo of wartime intrigue and home-front soap opera in the bayou country of Louisiana.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune

    The shame is that Pitre, shooting entirely in his home state, wasn't more engaged himself. His intimate connection to the people, place and story, which certainly inspired him to write the film in the first place, is wasted.

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  • 63

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    The movie is finally just a little too ungainly, too jumbled at the end, for me to recommend, but it has heart, and I feel a lot of affection for it.

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