January 02, 2014
The acting in the movie was extraordinarily good, especially Ms. manville with her expressive face. But why hasn't someone mentioned the strange beginning of this movie which has nothing to do with the rest of the movie, and the non-ending?
Depressing and uninteresting. Flat, cliche-ish, and annoying characters. Skip this one.
94% Viewer Score and 80% Critic Score??? Are you kidding me? This movie isn't just bad, it is horrible. Went with my girlfriend, we were half of the four people in the theater and the other two left after half an hour, leaving us on our own. In the end we stuck it out just as a test of wills. There is simply no point to this
I believe this is an exceptional movie. The performance by Ms. Manville deserved to be considered in the Best Actress Oscar competition. I thought all the actors were so believeable and gave genuine authenticity to the roles they were in. I don't understand why, or how, this film was overlooked in all the awards competitio. The friendshiip between the
February 13, 2011
Finally--one of the best films of the year! It should've gotten a Best Picture nod from the Academy Awards. I will admit--this movie may not be for everyone, especially those with a short attention span who are used to a lot of action. But for those who enjoy watching a movie with great dialogues and great acting--this is for you! In