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Based on 25 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 75
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    It's a handsome and entertaining small-scale picture with nice acting, some crisp (and some crude) dialogue and effective direction. show more

  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    With a moody overlay of songs supplied by Okkervil River and Shearwater, In Search of a Midnight Kiss also serves as a millennial's answer to Woody Allen's "Manhattan." show more

  • 60
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    By the end, Holdridge has captured the bittersweet complexities of romance with a wisdom that proves surprisingly seductive. show more

  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter

    An amusing ensemble piece about the troubles of dislocated twentysomethings attempting to find their way through life and love. show more

  • 88
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    We increasingly admire the quality of the acting: Both actors take their characters through a difficult series of changes, without ever seeming to try, or be aware of it. show more

  • 88
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    Wonderfully romantic and romantically bittersweet. It's not about forever; it's about now. show more

  • 75
    Kyle Smith New York Post

    Takes a bit of "Swingers" and a bit of "Manhattan" to create a slacktacular vision of uncertain youth in today's L.A. show more

  • 75
    Wesley Morris Boston Globe

    A romantic comedy with film noir shadows. show more

  • 50
    TV Guide

    Painfully undermined by its central characters. show more

  • 50

    The arc of the story mirrors "Before Sunrise" and "Before Sunset," but the writing isn't nearly as strong, nor the characters as believable -- or likable. show more

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