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Magic in the Moonlight

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Comedy

Release Date :

July 25, 2014 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Woody Allen

Starring :

Colin Firth, Emma Stone, Marcia Gay Harden, Jacki Weaver, Eileen Atkins, Hamish Linklater, Simon McBurney, Erica Leerhsen, Catherine McCormack, Paul Ritter, Jeremy Shamos

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

2.5 of 4

“..too many plot points feel forced and familiar. The contrived romance - between two age-inappropriate actors - is predictable, and a poor second to the comedy..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
“..this feels like a pale attempt to recapture a portion of the public that made "Midnight in Paris" by far Allen's biggest hit ever..”
by Todd McCarthy [Hollywood Reporter]
2.5 of 4

“..it's nice enough. But it never feels necessary..”
by Stephen Whitty [Newark Star-Ledger]
“..as the stars roam those gardens and vistas in their jaunty flapper couture, the story feels shapeless, un-tailored, defiantly off the rack..”
by Alan Scherstuhl [Village Voice]
3 of 5

“..a slight bauble of a comedy, filled with a few too many blubbery monologues and not enough actual laughs..”
by Joe Neumaier [NY Daily News]
4 of 5
Reviewed by Jordan Hoffman [Film.com]
Review rate : B-
Reviewed by Chris Nashawaty [Entertainment Weekly]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
Reviewed by Scott Foundas [Variety]

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