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Women in Trouble Review

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

  • 3.0
    43

    out of 100

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

  • 30

    out of 100

    The New York Times Manohla Dargis

    The amateurish production values might be pardonable if the clichés -- the hard-core porn star with the soft heart, the therapist who needs to heal herself -- inside the poorly lighted, badly shot images weren’t so absurd and often insulting.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    Village Voice Melissa Anderson

    Awkwardly mixes blue material with sob stories.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Variety Joe Leydon

    A wildly uneven but compulsively watchable mix of high camp and grand passions, soap opera and softcore sex. Very much in the deliriously lewd style of Pedro Almodovar.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times Kevin Thomas

    The sexual humor is often bawdy, and Gutierrez goes right up to the edge of camp.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter

    Gutierrez's script can't supply female characters as believable as Almodovar's, but in the director's chair he gives his cast room to compensate with funny, self-aware performances.

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