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About Alex

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

August 08, 2014 (Limited)

Director :

Jesse Zwick

Starring :

Jason Ritter, Aubrey Plaza, Maggie Grace, Max Greenfield, Jane Levy, Nate Parker, Max Minghella

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

2.5 of 5

“..if you're of a certain age, the reaction to "About Alex" you're most likely to have is..”
by Bill Goodykoontz [Arizona Republic]
2.5 of 4

“..but as "About Alex" moves toward its conclusion, it devolves into some plot resolutions that were a lot less predictable back in the '80s..”
by Sara Stewart [New York Post]
2.5 of 4

“..About Alex still has sufficient charm, wit and occasional wisdom to make it worthwhile..”
by Bruce Demara [Toronto Star]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Elizabeth Weitzman [New York Daily News]
Reviewed by Abby Garnett [Village Voice]

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