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Based on 13 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 75
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    Most of the movie's rewards are in watching Morton. show more

  • 23
    Michael Atkinson Mr. Showbiz

    An aimless, pointless dawdle. show more

  • 75
    Jonathan Foreman New York Post

    Beautifully shot and often moving. show more

  • 50
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    Sincere acting lends the film a measure of dramatic dignity. show more

  • 60
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    (A) languorous, mud-spattered psychological tale. show more

  • 83
    Lisa Schwarzbaum Entertainment Weekly

    Let loose in a plot that's surprisingly modern about sex and relationships, Morton gives Eva's torn longings an immediacy that transcends a lot of damp, 1950s rusticated preciousness. show more

  • 80
    Kevin Thomas Los Angeles Times

    A beautifully articulated and acutely perceptive work with impeccable, carefully shaded performances. show more

  • 80

    An engrossing, superbly acted film that will haunt the viewer's thoughts long after the film is over. show more

  • 70
    Charles Taylor

    Along with Sheryl Lee, Morton is probably the best actress to have emerged in this decade. show more

  • 70
    F. X. Feeney L.A. Weekly

    A film whose story movingly outfoxes any number of shopworn expectations on its way to a singular, heart-rending outcome. show more

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