WHAT'S HOT?
Home > Movie > L > Life During Wartime > Reviews

Life During Wartime Reviews

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]

Reader's Reviews


Screen Name
Rate This Movie
Please Enter   
Comment
 
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter

LATEST REVIEWS

STONEHEARST ASYLUM :

“..a Victoria-era psychological thriller with some good twisty..”
by Betsy Sharkey [LA Times]

WHITE BIRD IN A BLIZZARD :

“..clunky, ugly and dull mash-up of a mystery about a missing housewife..”
by Lou Lumenick [New York Post]

CITIZENFOUR :

“..Poitras delivers an intimate, human sketch of Snowden, who comes across well: rational, considered, confident, with a hint of fragility..”
by Dave Calhoun [Time Out London]

EXISTS :

“..no scares or laughs lurking, is a contender for worst film of 2014..”
by Jordan Hoffman [NY Daily News]

OUIJA :

“..Ouija feels like a film made under contractual obligation, which-considering it experienced a few false starts before making it to theaters in its current..”
by Katie Rife [A.V. Club]

JOHN WICK :

“..a colorful, remarkably self-contained vision of a world made of dominos falling into disorder..”
by Ignatiy Vishnevetsky [A.V. Club]

SEE NO EVIL 2 :

“..well worth watching, especially for fans..”
by Nav Qateel [1NFLUX Magazine]

CHRISTIAN MINGLE :

“..a sweet romantic comedy that is faith friendly..”
by Donna Rolfe [The Dove Foundation]

MALL :

“.."Mall" is definitely worth a look..”
by Billy Tatum [AXS]

DARK WAS THE NIGHT :

“.."Dark Was the Night" doesn't break the monster movie mold, but does fill it to capacity with eerie atmosphere and creeping chills elevated by terrific acting..”
by Ian Sedensky [Culture Crypt]