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The Other Woman

Overview


Genre :

Comedy, Drama

Release Date :

February 04, 2011 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Don Ross

Starring :

Natalie Portman, Lisa Kudrow, Scott Cohen, Charlie Tahan, Daisy Tahan, Tom Stratford, Lauren Ambrose

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

2 of 5

“..the movie wasn't enough of a downer already..”
by Mark Keizer [Boxoffice Magazine]
2.5 of 4

“..never nears greatness; it lacks the mettle and focus to push beyond well-groomed melodrama..”
by Ed Gonzalez [Slant Magazine]
2.5 of 4

“..may work for those in search of a good cry but as a story of a damaged woman to touch the soul, it misses the mark..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
Review rate : C+

“..is so full of incident and conflict that it loses track of what it's supposed to be about..”
by Noel Murray [AV Club]
“..is mostly flat and plodding..”
by Sheri Linden [LA Times]
“..is a not-bad movie..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
“..has been dusted off to capitalize on insatiable, inexplicable Natalie Portmania..”
by Melissa Anderson [Village Voice]
3 of 5

“..as a light but spiky satire on the mores of the well-heeled urbanite..”
by Chris Barsanti [Filmcritic.com]
“..a good setup for a literary melodrama..”
by Andrew O'Hehir [Salon.com]

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