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A Better Life

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

June 24, 2011 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Chris Weitz

Starring :

Demian Bichir, Nancy Lenehan, Tim Griffin, Rolando Molina, Jose Julian

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  Be the 1st!

Review rate : B+

“..weaves the torpor and anxiety of immigrant life into something dramatically true, if at moments a bit draggy..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
“..takes on the combustible topic of illegal immigration through the soft..”
by Melissa Anderson [Village Voice]
3 of 4

“..seems like one of those docudramas that beg to be rewarded solely for their good intentions. But Chris Weitz cuts deep in this tale..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
3 of 4

“..aided immeasurably by first-rate actors, marvelous cinematography by Javier Aguirresarobe, and low-key but dramatically surging mood music by Alexandre Desplat..”
by Rex Reed [New York Observer]
Reviewed by Manohla Dargis [NY Times]

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