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A Serious Man

Overview


Genre :

Comedy

Release Date :

October 02, 2009 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Joel Coen, Ethan Coen

Starring :

Michael Stuhlbarg, Adam Arkin, Sari Lennick, Richard Kind, Fred Melamed, Aaron Wolff, Jessica McManus

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

3.5 of 5

“..will be a modest success commercially..”
by Barbara Goslawski [Boxoffice Magazine]
3.5 of 4

“..The Coens' great new film..”
by Stephen Whitty [Newark Star-Ledger]
3 of 5

“..sails over our heads much like "Burn After Reading" did..”
by Jules Brenner [Cinema Signals]
4.5 of 5

“..isn't an easy film to enjoy..”
by Rob Vaux [Filmcritic.com]
Review rate : A-

“..full of exaggerated characters and comic cruelty..”
by Noel Murray [Onion AV Club]
3.5 of 5

“..as funny as last year's Burn After Reading..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
Review rate : A-
Reviewed by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
Review rate : A-
Reviewed by Emanuel Levy [EmanuelLevy.Com]
4 of 4
Reviewed by Colin Covert [Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune]
3.5 of 4
Reviewed by Fernando F. Croce [Slant Magazine]

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