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Based on 7 Reviews
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  • 20
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    Alba certainly tries her best at portraying not just a beauty but also a beautiful mind, yet very few things add up despite director Marilyn Agrelo's efforts. show more

  • 38
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    A good cast equipped with cute names is forced to muddle through terminal whimsy in this less-than-magical adaptation of Aimee Bender's adult fairy tale, sluggishly directed by Marilyn Agrelo, who more successfully helmed the delightful documentary "Mad Hot Ballroom." show more

  • 20
    Eric Hynes Time Out New York

    Except for two brief summits between Alba and Messina's pillowy lips, however, An Invisible Sign fails even to pander effectively. show more

  • 50
    Kevin Thomas Los Angeles Times

    Alba gives such a focused, interior portrayal that she just might have managed to carry the movie had it been better. show more

  • 40

    A tone of fanciful absurdity is maintained throughout. show more

  • 30
    Nick Schager Village Voice

    Jessica Alba gets plain-Jane crazy for An Invisible Sign, a syrupy "A Beautiful Mind" redux in which the starlet sports big brown bangs and Pippi Longstocking pigtails. show more

  • 20
    Jeannette Catsoulis The New York Times

    Cuter than a basket of puppies licking a litter of kittens, An Invisible Sign is an excruciatingly whimsical collision of adult themes and kid-friendly aesthetic. show more

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