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Sleeping Dogs Lie

Overview


Genre :

Comedy, Drama

Release Date :

October 20, 2006 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Bob Goldthwait

Starring :

Melinda Page Hamilton, Bryce Johnson, Geoff Pierson, Colby French, Jack Plotnick, Bonita Friedericy, Brian Posehn, Morgan Murphy, Steve Agee

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

2.5 of 4

“..never quite finds a suitable balance between its somewhat conflicting inclinations..”
by Nick Schager [Slant Magazine]
“..an unexpectedly thoughtful look at what it takes to make relationships work..”
by Mark Olsen [Los Angeles Times]
2 of 4

“..an innocuous, mildly enjoyable comedy..”
by Tim Knight [Reel]
Review rate : B+

“..a scrappily funny and observant takeoff on the secrets that complete even the ''normal'' among us..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
Review rate : B-

“..a perverse and funny movie..”
by Eric D. Snider [The Land of Eric]
3.5 of 5

“..a nice little film that marks a big step-up for Bob Goldthwait..”
by Michael Ferraro [Film Threat, Hollywood's Indie Voice]
3.5 of 5

“..a clever mixture that's a bit clunky but also thoroughly engaging..”
by Rich Cline [Shadows on the Wall]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Erik Childress [eFilmCritic]

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