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  • 63
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    This movie, with its flashbacks to past sins and traumas, rests squarely on Berry, a mesmerizer who makes every moment count. show more

  • 50
    David Hiltbrand Philadelphia Inquirer

    Although it is based on a true story, the dramatization doesn't make much sense psychologically. show more

  • 40
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    It’s all too much. Frankie & Alice has multiple problems it can’t get past. show more

  • 75
    Farran Smith Nehme New York Post

    Halle Berry’s latest vehicle is old-fashioned as a leisure suit, but better-looking and a lot more fun. show more

  • 50
    Roger Moore McClatchy-Tribune News Service

    A soapy period piece that hits all the usual mileposts in filmed versions of such stories. show more

  • 38
    Richard Roeper Chicago Sun-Times

    A cringe-inducing mess. show more

  • 30
    Nathan Rabin The Dissolve

    Frankie & Alice gives her the rare opportunity to play a film’s hero and its villain inside the same body, and she does a memorably dreadful job in both capacities. That trainwreck fascination is about the only redeeming facet of a prestige picture gone terribly, though not entertainingly, awry. show more

  • 58
    Lisa Schwarzbaum Entertainment Weekly

    It's just a matter of time, flashbacks, many costume and accent changes, some more jazz, and a triggering tune on the radio before the truth can set Frankie, and the audience, free. show more

  • 60
    Sherilyn Connelly Village Voice

    It's occasionally imaginative, and, most importantly, never boring. show more

  • 50
    Neil Genzlinger The New York Times

    Ms. Berry does a decent job with the role, and the film treats its subject matter respectfully, but the overall package doesn’t rise above ordinariness. show more

  • April 20, 2014 Shirlene
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    Great movie!!! Halle Berry is outstanding. I will give this movie 5 stars.

  • July 31, 2011 bre917war
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    When is it going to be out on DVD, movie did not show in my town or nerby.

  • March 19, 2011 shkodagirl
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    I never heard of this movie till I saw a repeat show of Halle Berry on Ellen. Did it ever go to wide release?! Can I rent it??

  • February 28, 2011 Carrilyn1651
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    What happened to this movie? I have been looking for showings to no avail. My sister saw it in San Francisco and told me it was very good but I cannot find it. HELP? New York City

  • December 14, 2010 rayman9301
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    This looks like a great movie to see. Who doesn't like psychological drama movies and Hallie Barry seems to play the part very well. I believe it will be the a real thriller to say the least what little bit i saw in the trailer would have me on the edge of my seat.

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