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The Trotsky

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Comedy

Release Date :

May 02, 2010 (Limited)

Director :

Jacob Tierney

Starring :

Jay Baruchel, Emily Hampshire, Colm Feore, Anne-Marie Cadieux, Genevieve Bujold, Saul Rubinek

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

“..this film deserves a serious theatrical release, and a moniker like "The Trotsky" might not help at the box office..”
by Scott Weinberg [Cinematical]
3 of 5

“..The film takes what is tried and true in films like this and finds an innovative way to tell its story..”
by Eric Blattberg [Hollywood.com]
“..Both cartoonish and cerebral, and studded with in-jokes referencing multicultural life in "la belle ville" and classic cinema, the colorful pic stretches its premise a bit thin over nearly two hours..”
by Alissa Simon [Variety]
3 of 5

“..an uncommonly smart and funny indie comedy..”
by Jason Bailey [DVD Talk]
“.."The Trotsky" runs 20 minutes too long and several rungs above the head of its target audience..”
by Jeannette Catsoulis [NY Times]

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