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Toast

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Comedy

Release Date :

September 23, 2011 (Limited)

Director :

S.J. Clarkson

Starring :

Helena Bonham Carter, Freddie Highmore, Matthew McNulty, Victoria Hamilton, Clare Higgins, Ken Stott, Selina Cadell, Ben Aldridge

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

3 of 4

“..the word "sweet" is the kiss of death, but I can't think of a better adjective for Toast, a funny and charming biopic..”
by Rex Reed [NY Observer]
Review rate : B-

“..nevertheless doesn't go down quite as smoothly as it should..”
by Tom Long [Detroit News]
2 of 4

“..mildly entertaining..”
by Lou Lumenick [New York Post]
“..directed with tone-deaf comic rhythm by S.J. Clarkson, shows pity and bemusement for the people raising Nigel but rarely human interest in them..”
by Nick Pinkerton [Village Voice]
“..be described as a lighthearted theme and variation on the adage that the way to a man's heart is through his stomach..”
by Stephen Holden [NY Times]

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