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Happy Christmas

Overview


Genre :

Comedy, Drama

Release Date :

July 25, 2014 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Joe Swanberg

Starring :

Anna Kendrick, Melanie Lynskey, Mark Webber, Lena Dunham, Joe Swanberg, Crystal Nicole Marcano

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

Review rate : B-

“..the inexhaustible indie filmmaker might not have struck gold twice in a row, but the silver linings of "Happy Christmas" are largely engaging, truthful and affecting..”
by Rodrigo Perez [The Playlist]
“..characters offset each other in a sharp way that only a honed filmmaker can achieve, while dysfunction and love (and there's a lot of both) are skillfully kept in balance..”
by Beth Hanna [Thompson on Hollywood]
“..a dedicated focus on character development pays off with ample humor..”
by Justin Lowe [Hollywood Reporter]
Review rate : B+
Reviewed by Eric Kohn [indieWIRE]

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