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3 Backyards

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

March 11, 2011 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Eric Mendelsohn

Starring :

Edie Falco, Elias Koteas, Rachel Resheff, Peyton List (II), Dana Eskelson, Embeth Davidtz, Kathryn Erbe

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

2.5 of 4

“..these two stories never really cohere..”
by Ed Gonzalez [Slant Magazine]
“..nothing about "3 Backyards" makes any concession to commerce..”
by John Anderson [Variety]
“..is Wonderland in miniature..”
by Stephen Holden [NY Times]
“..is one of those films that fritter away the talents..”
by Rex Reed [New York Observer]
“..essentially artificial, and insular, communities..”
by Howard Feinstein [Screen International]
“..a rare breed of mood-movie..”
by Nick Pinkerton [Village Voice]

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