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R| 1 hr. 25 min.

Plot Summary
Frances (Greta Gerwig) goes from apartment to apartment in Brooklyn as she looks for a job and a stable partner.

Cast: Greta Gerwig , Mickey Sumner , Michael Zegen , Adam Driver , Charlotte d'Amboise , Grace Gummer , Patrick Heusinger , Michael Esper

Director: Noah Baumbach

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: IFC Films

Frances Ha (2012)

Release Date: September 1st, 2012|1 hr. 25 min.

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  • 88
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Baumbach, in his most compassionate film since The Squid and the Whale, catches Frances in the act of inventing herself. It's a glorious sight to see. show more

  • 90
    John Anderson Wall Street Journal

    Frances Ha also marks the rare instance in which an actress has the perfect role at the perfect time. Ms. Gerwig's work here is fragile, delicate, subject to bruising; something that could wither under too much attention. Perhaps Ms. Gerwig is the greatest actress alive. And maybe Frances Ha is just the ghost orchid of independent cinema. show more

  • 40
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    Aiming for lightness but landing with a thud, Frances Ha is a well-meaning blunder. Director Noah Baumbach’s ode to Brooklyn twentysomething life is a flibbertigibbet fable that, like a self-absorbed flirt you meet at a party, grates on the nerves despite being easy on the eyes. show more

  • July 07, 2013 kgullic
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    FRANCES HA:(A-) Quite the sincere charmer. Greta Gerwig finallys gets it right.

  • June 20, 2013 np00000000153574
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    I went into Frances Ha with high expectations given my love for the Squid and the Whale and my like of Greta Gerwig in Greenberg. Unfortunately, I was quite disappointed. In short, the characters and dialogue were not believable to me, and for me, that is a big problem.

  • June 02, 2013 gh00000000152091
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    Quirky. Black and white. Awkward moments, but charming. I liked this movie a lot because Frances Ha is adorable and she says funny things. I just want to give her a hug and a kiss.

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