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Violet & Daisy

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

June 07, 2013 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Geoffrey Fletcher

Starring :

Alexis Bledel, Saoirse Ronan, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, James Gandolfini, Danny Trejo, Cody Horn, John Ventimiglia

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  Be the 1st!

2 of 5

“..which turns out not to be enough for a movie, whatever Jean-Luc Godard might or might not have said..”
by A.O. Scott [New York Times]
2 of 4

“..the film's a blend of deadpan and whimsical, very much at odds with the subject matter..”
by Moira MacDonald [Seattle Times]
2.5 of 5

“.."Violet & Daisy" comes out of the gate guns blazing. Too bad it ends as a misfire..”
by Betsy Sharkey [Los Angeles Times]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Joe Neumaier [New York Daily News]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Stephanie Merry [Washington Post]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Stephen Whitty [Newark Star-Ledger]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Sara Stewart [New York Post]

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