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Based on 6 Reviews
critic reviews (6)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 60
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Director Lisa Albright has less success balancing the tones of two eras: the movie is more successful when replicating matter-of-fact '70s grit than the independent miserabilism of the '90s. show more

  • 50
    Farran Smith Nehme New York Post

    Coming Up Roses swerves into a third-act twist that's both an indie cliché and dramatically unnecessary. show more

  • 40
    Eric Hynes Time Out New York

    Despite committed and heartfelt performances - especially from the perennially charismatic Peters - director Lisa Albright's soapy semi-autobiographical tale fails to scale the low hurdle of believability. show more

  • 40
    Village Voice

    After a hoot of an entrance by Bernadette Peters showboating a tune from the rafters at a church wedding, Coming Up Roses takes a nosedive into despair and stays there. show more

  • 40
    Stephen Holden The New York Times

    The grittier side of Coming Up Roses, which Ms. Albright wrote with Christina Lazaridi, is unconvincing boilerplate grunge. show more

  • 40
    Ronnie Scheib Variety

    Standout perfs by Bernadette Peters as an aging diva and Rachel Brosnahan as her solicitous 15-year-old daughter are the only reasons to see Lisa Albright's Coming Up Roses, a tired '80s-set meller hobbled by lackluster helming and an unconvincing script. show more

  • January 03, 2013 CHOTZY
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    I wan to see this movie but can\'t find it showing any where !

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