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Life During Wartime

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Comedy

Release Date :

July 23, 2010 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Todd Solondz

Starring :

Shirley Henderson, Allison Janney, Ally Sheedy, Paul Reubens, Ciaran Hinds, Chris Marquette, Gaby Hoffmann, Charlotte Rampling, Michael Kenneth Williams, Emma Hinz, Michael Lerner, Rich Pecci

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

2 of 4

“..The theme this time is, no surprise, "sadness"..”
by Peter Keough [Boston Phoenix]
3 of 5

“..The shock continues to diminish..”
by Peter Bradshaw [The Guardian]
3 of 5

“..Superbly acted, sharply written and darkly funny in places..”
by Matthew Turner [ViewLondon]
1.5 of 4

“..stuck in a rut..”
by Nick Schager [Slant Magazine]
Review rate : C+

“..Life During Wartime is less a reprise of that howl than its echo..”
by Keith Phipps [A.V. Club]
4 of 5

“..it's not as cold-hearted as it first seems..”
by Derek Malcolm [This Is London]
4 of 5

“..it's both hilarious and clever..”
by Rich Cline [Shadows on the Wall]
“..It is all perfectly dreadful and at times appallingly funny..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
“..full of apologies, sincere and otherwise..”
by J. Hoberman [Village Voice]
4.5 of 5

“..electrifying..”
by Bill Gibron [Filmcritic.com]
Review rate : B+

“..creepy/ beautiful, engrossing/repellent..”
by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
4 of 5

“..a film that'll make you laugh out loud -- and then make you want to wash your hands..”
by David Edwards [Daily Mirror]

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