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Based on 6 Reviews
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  • NA
    Chuck Bowen Slant Magazine

    One Fall is a bafflingly lame assemblage of self-help platitudes, the sort of film in which every narrative detail is specifically placed to pave the way for a pat moral you've grasped before the opening credits have barely concluded. show more

  • 40
    Time Out New York

    Writer, director and star Fuller posits a dichotomy between belief and scientific rationality, only to gull us into accepting the former. show more

  • 50
    Ernest Hardy Village Voice

    The cast is engaging, and there are a few light-chuckle moments, but the script needed another rewrite, and the film itself needed to be guided by a thornier sensibility than Fuller's. show more

  • 50
    Gary Goldstein Los Angeles Times

    Despite its grander ambitions, the film ultimately feels minor and superficial. show more

  • 50
    Neil Genzlinger The New York Times

    Mr. Fuller is working on some kind of redemption theme, but he sabotages the story with underdeveloped plot threads: a bartender with cancer, an old car crash, sibling rivalry. Everything is annoyingly oblique; why? show more

  • 40
    Ronnie Scheib Variety

    Clunky allegorical elements, however, remain unsatisfyingly ambiguous throughout the picture. show more

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