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Ushpizin Review

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2.0

Dave White Profile

… anguished conversing with G_d … Read full review

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  • 4.0
    70

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    Metascore®
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  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Sheri Linden

    In the charming comedy-parable Ushpizin, religious orthodoxy inspires not unbending dogma but humble, sometimes baffled spiritual striving by its embraceable, flawed characters.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Wilmington

    The new Israeli movie Ushpizin, a film about man's clumsiness and God's grace, is a touching and amusing tale that expands our horizon and also should open our hearts.

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  • 83

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    The unusual intimacy and authenticity can't be faked: The cast is peppered with nonprofessionals, most notably Michal Bat Sheva Rand.

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