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$9.99

Overview


Genre :

Animation, Comedy

Release Date :

June 19, 2009 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Tatia Rosenthal

Starring :

Geoffrey Rush, Anthony LaPaglia, Samuel Johnson, Barry Otto, Joel Edgerton, Ben Mendelsohn, Leeanna Walsman

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  3 of 5 [Rate It]

3 of 4

“..supplying "slightly less than $10 worth about the meaning of life."..”
by Kyle Smith [New York Post]
3 of 4

“..singularly succeeds..”
by Joseph Jon Lanthier [Slant Magazine]
“..odd, curious, intermittently intriguing but ultimately more interesting for its artifice than for its art..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
Review rate : A-

“..expresses deep thoughts, lightly..”
by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
Review rate : B

“..a sleepy film, both in its consciously low-key execution and in its startling flashes of dreamlike whimsy..”
by Tasha Robinson [Onion AV Club]
3 of 5

“..a good tack indeed..”
by Sara Schieron [Boxoffice Magazine]
3.5 of 5
Reviewed by Chris Cabin [Filmcritic.com]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Stephen Whitty [Newark Star-Ledger]
Reviewed by Eddie Cockrell [Variety]

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