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Based on 10 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 3 )
  • 38
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    It's hard to take this oddball movie seriously. show more

  • 50
    Kirk Honeycutt The Hollywood Reporter

    Garcia has his moments as a wild man but the script never really allows him to plumb the artist's emotional depths. show more

  • 25
    New York Post

    An Iranian comedian named Omad Djalili plays Picasso, that sexually combustible Spanish bull, with all the earth-shaking allure of, say, Andy Richter. show more

  • 40
    Ken Fox TV Guide

    The real-life Modigliani did indeed live a short, tragic life, but this factually inaccurate, plodding film makes it feel twice as long. show more

  • 42
    Scott Brown Entertainment Weekly

    The lushness of a Modigliani is largely absent from Modigliani. show more

  • 50
    Lisa Nesselson Variety

    Can't overcome a didactic script. show more

  • 30
    Kim Morgan L.A. Weekly

    A tiresome, hammy and ultimately annoying portrait of the artist as a young drunk. show more

  • 20
    Village Voice

    Sadly, instead of situating the l'amour fou in the artistic ferment of the period (1917-1920), Davis twists the period to fit the story. show more

  • 20
    Carina Chocano Los Angeles Times

    Deeply silly and tendentious. show more

  • 10
    Stephen Holden The New York Times

    The best and maybe the only use to be made of the catastrophic screen biography Modigliani is to serve as a textbook outline of how not to film the life of a legendary artist. show more

  • August 21, 2012 lee069
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    Garcia was fantastic.More storyline is necessary.What of his Boheniam lifestyle?

  • May 15, 2012 evalerie333
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    It was so well done....a stiring and engrossing story....Andy Garcia was wonderful in the part.....music was beautiful and haunting.

  • January 14, 2012 Rose
    Report This User

    lUSH, DARKSCENES EVOKE ADEEP SENSE OF TRAGEDY. tHE ARTISTS ARE SO WELL PORTRAYED. wATCHING SEVERAL TIMES NEVER PREPARES FOR THE TRAGIC ENDING!

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