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Adoration

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

May 08, 2009 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Atom Egoyan

Starring :

Arsinee Khanjian, Devon Bostick, Rachel Blanchard, Scott Speedman, Kenneth Welsh, Noam Jenkins

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  3 of 5 [Rate It]

“..profound and provocative..”
by Stephen Holden [NY Times]
3.5 of 4

“..Moody, provocative and intellectually ambitious..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
4.5 of 5

“..emotionally vibrant, unforgettable..”
by Pam Grady [Boxoffice Magazine]
4 of 5

“..as satisfying as completing a jigsaw puzzle..”
by Matthew Turner [ViewLondon]
4 of 5

“..a little heavy handed, but still thoroughly involving..”
by Rich Cline [Shadows on the Wall]
Review rate : C
Reviewed by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Bruce DeMara [Toronto Star]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Andrew Schenker [Slant Magazine]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Lou Lumenick [New York Post]
2.5 of 5
Reviewed by Chris Cabin [Filmcritic.com]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Jay Stone [National Post]
Reviewed by Betsy Sharkey [LA Times]
Reviewed by Scott Foundas [Village Voice]

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