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The Face of Love

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Romance, Comedy

Release Date :

March 07, 2014 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Arie Posin

Starring :

Annette Bening, Ed Harris, Robin Williams, Amy Brenneman, Jess Weixler, Linda Park, Jeffrey Vincent Parise, Kim Farris

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

2 of 4

“..not everything needs to be spelled out, of course, but for a film to be effective - and affective -..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
3 of 5

“..melodrama often risks the ridiculous to achieve the sublime, and though this unabashedly earnest tearjerker doesn't completely transcend its narrative absurdities, it's enough of a distinctively odd duck to keep you engaged..”
by Keith Uhlich [Time Out New York]
“..grown-up romance and disturbing psychology make a satisfying match..”
by John DeFore [Hollywood Reporter]
3 of 4

“..attractive and nuanced, they give The Face of Love all they've got and then some..”
by Rex Reed [New York Observer]
“..Annette Bening and Ed Harris bring a potent sense of conviction to director Arie Posin's maudlin but strangely compelling psychological love story..”
by Justin Chang [Variety]
Reviewed by Sherilyn Connelly [Village Voice]

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