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The Magic of Belle Isle

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

July 06, 2012 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

PG

Director :

Rob Reiner

Starring :

Morgan Freeman, Virginia Madsen, Madeline Carroll, Kenan Thompson, Fred Willard, Jessica Hecht, Boyd Holbrook, Emma Fuhrmann, Nicolette Pierini, Rosemary Howard

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

3.5 of 5

“..so does this beautiful film you won't soon forget, especially if you are looking for something that goes down like lemonade on a hot summer day..”
by Pete Hammond [Boxoffice Magazine]
Review rate : C

“..pastel-colored, embroidered wall-hanging of a drama..”
by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
“..it's predictably ironic..”
by Nick Schager [Village Voice]
“..are well suited to VOD..”
by John Anderson [Variety]
2 of 4
Reviewed by R. Kurt Osenlund [Slant Magazine]

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