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How I Live Now

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Thriller

Release Date :

November 08, 2013 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Kevin Macdonald

Starring :

Saoirse Ronan, George MacKay, Tom Holland, Harley Bird

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

3 of 5

“..this uneven adaptation of Meg Rosoff's apocalyptic 2004 novel gets serious in a hurry, much like its characters..”
by Joshua Rothkopf [Time Out New York]
3 of 4

“..in a movie without adults, the children are spontaneous and natural..”
by Rex Reed [New York Observer]
2 of 5

“..if you're a moviegoer partial to end-of-the-world stories - and I happily admit to being one of them - part of the fun is seeing how the usual signposts will be read differently..”
by Joe Neumaier [New York Daily News]
2.5 of 4

“.."How I Live Now," suggests a certain distance, and that's rigorously maintained in the movie..”
by John Hartl [Seattle Times]
3 of 5
Reviewed by Cath Clarke [Time Out]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Michael Phillips [Chicago Tribune]

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