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The Treatment Review

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3.5

Dave White Profile

… fussy, anxious, smart … Read full review

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

  • 3.0
    54

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
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    critic review scores.

  • 60

    out of 100

    Village Voice J. Hoberman

    Short, sweet, and hardly ever cloying, The Treatment is largely dependent for its success on the quality of its performances--most surprisingly, Eigeman's.

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  • 60

    out of 100

    Variety Ronnie Scheib

    This offbeat charmer succumbs to the same airless artificiality that has claimed many recent efforts in the genre.

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  • 60

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Frank Scheck

    Best of all is Holm, who is consistently hilarious as the sarcastic shrink from hell.

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  • 67

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    The filmmaking is rudimentary in The Treatment, Oren Rudavsky's adaptation of Daniel Menaker's novel, but the feeling for the patient-and-shrink dynamic is authentic.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times John Anderson

    Odd, funny film.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Phillips

    Janssen is an intense screen presence. Too often she's stuck playing humorless towering antagonists. Here, happily, she's allowed to be a real person.

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