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  • 80
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    This subtly engrossing psychological thriller plays like an intellectual version of Fatal Attraction, minus the sex and the dead bunny. And that’s meant as a compliment. show more

  • 91
    Gabe Toro The Playlist

    Nancy, Please begins as a deadpan slacker comedy with existentialist undertones, and Will Rogers' Paul is a ball of unsettled twentysomething nerves. It's a subtle shift in Semans' first feature, both in tempo and in Rogers' performance, that we don't realize the film taking on a slightly more diabolical undertone. show more

  • 67
    Eric Kohn indieWIRE

    Paul's increasingly hectic attempts to retrieve the book dominate the movie so heavily that it leaves little room for considering how this effort fits into the rest of his world. show more

  • 90
    Jeannette Catsoulis The New York Times

    It’s a brutally unsympathetic portrait of situational anxiety that withholds comfort from Paul and viewer alike, and Mr. Semans refuses to relent. show more

  • 60
    Ronnie Scheib Variety

    For Semans’ conceit of an obsessively narrow world to really work, he needed to have established an initially more expansive milieu. show more

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