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

  • 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

  • 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

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