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Winter's Bone

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

June 11, 2010 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Debra Granik

Starring :

Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes, Dale Dickey, Garret Dillahunt, Sheryl Lee, Tate Taylor

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

4 of 4

“..Winter's Bone is unquestionably that film..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
3.5 of 4

“..Winter's Bone is unforgettable. It means to shake you, and does..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
3 of 4

“..The film's succinct, well-paced plot avoids narrative convention and cheap sentimentality..”
by Ed Gonzalez [Slant Magazine]
3.5 of 5

“..something of a minor miracle..”
by Chris Cabin [Filmcritic.com]
“..Raw but utterly enveloping..”
by Justin Chang [Variety]
Review rate : A

“..one of the unshowiest and most true-blooded epics of Americana you're ever likely to see..”
by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
3 of 4

“..Noir may be the MSG of genres - a little pinch makes almost any film tastier - but does it work for Ozark gothic drama? Yes..”
by Shaula Clark [Boston Phoenix]
4.5 of 5

“..It deserves to endure..”
by Ray Greene [Boxoffice Magazine]
“..Intense, immersive and in control..”
by Kenneth Turan [LA Times]
“..Grim backwoods tale takes its time building momentum..”
by John DeFore [Hollywood Reporter]
“..as memorable and vivid a heroine as you are likely to see on screen this season..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
Review rate : A
Reviewed by Keith Phipps [A.V. Club]

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