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Crossing Over

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

February 27, 2009 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Wayne Kramer

Starring :

Harrison Ford, Ray Liotta, Jim Sturgess, Ashley Judd, Cliff Curtis, Alice Eve, Summer Bishil, Alice Braga, Sarah Shahi, Josh Gad, Justin Chon, West Liang

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

2 of 4

“..predictable and leaves the viewer unmoved..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
2 of 5

“..more like a feature-length Public Service Announcement..”
by Joe Neumaier [NY Daily News]
“..Forced, heavy-handed and overdone..”
by Kenneth Turan [LA Times]
Review rate : B-

“..a diverting - anthropological melodrama..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by James Berardinelli [Reelviews]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Mark Keizer [Boxoffice Magazine]
1 of 4
Reviewed by Nick Schager [Slant Magazine]
Reviewed by Manohla Dargis [NY Times]

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