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Frances Ha

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: May 17th, 2013|1 hr. 25 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 4 )
  • 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

  • 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

  • The director mixes moods with a playfulness that is both brazen and carefree and yet precisely modulated, yielding results that amplify the specific content of the screenplay. This makes for a film that, however cheap it was to make, is incredibly rich to watch. show more

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  • 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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