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Anna Karenina

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Romance

Release Date :

November 16, 2012 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Joe Wright

Starring :

Keira Knightley, Aaron Johnson, Jude Law, Kelly Macdonald, Matthew Macfadyen, Domhnall Gleeson, Alicia Vikander, Emily Watson, Olivia Williams, Holliday Grainger, Michelle Dockery, Ruth Wilson

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

1 of 5

“..the signal achievement of this version of "Anna Karenina" is that it manages to use a world literary classic as the platform for nothing less than the longest Chanel ad ever..”
by Glenn Kenny [MSN Movies]
“..it's a nervy performance, acutely attuned to the volcanic changes a naive creature must enjoy and endure on her first leap into mad passion..”
by Richard Corliss [TIME Magazine]
“..is well-placed to gain admiring awards looks, especially in craft categories, but its covert anti-romanticism may limit appeal beyond specialty auds..”
by Leslie Felperin [Variety]
Review rate : B-
Reviewed by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
Review rate : C
Reviewed by Laremy Legel [Film.com]
Reviewed by David Edelstein [New York Magazine]
Reviewed by Todd McCarthy [Hollywood Reporter]
Reviewed by Nick Pinkerton [Village Voice]
Reviewed by A.O. Scott [New York Times]
Reviewed by Andrew O'Hehir [Salon.com]

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