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Restless

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

September 16, 2011 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Gus Van Sant

Starring :

Mia Wasikowska, Henry Hopper, Schuyler Fisk, Ryo Kase, Jane Adams, Chin Han, Luisa Strus

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

2 of 5

“..we're left with another coming-of-age tale of getting to the emotional maturity while not letting go of the quirk..”
by Glenn Kenny [MSN Movies]
“..the film - through the languor of its scenes, the soft-spoken sentimentality of its dialogue - is a passive-aggressive exercise in emotional coercion..”
by A.O. Scott [New York Times]
2.5 of 4

“..the faces of youth with a poet's eye for beauty and pain..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
Review rate : C

“..naturally the crazy, pretty, doomed kids fall in love in Restless - this wearying, cottony drama..”
by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
2.5 of 4

“..instead of exploring sorrow, loss and dying in a thoughtful fashion, this has a Lifetime Channel vibe, with a morose bent and artfully framed shots..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
“..goopy doomed teen romance looks to appeal mostly to impressionable adolescent girls..”
by Todd McCarthy [Hollywood Reporter]

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