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Based on 25 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 6 )
  • 75
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Enjoying this wondrous wisp of a something is easy, describing it is hard. Luckily, Charlyne Yi is an enchantress. show more

  • 25
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    A cute movie, a little too cute and a little too aware of its own cuteness. show more

  • 75
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Doesn't always have a clear path, but that is part of its meandering appeal. It asks if true love exists, then renders it a rhetorical question. show more

  • 60
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    While Cera is adorable, Yi’s faux naiveté is overplayed and her philosophical musings are underwhelming. But you won’t soon forget the real-life couples she interviews. show more

  • 60
    The Hollywood Reporter

    A "hybrid documentary" that bemusedly blurs the line between fact and fiction. show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    A quasi-documentary about love that is sweet, true and perhaps a little deceptive. show more

  • 63
    Ty Burr Boston Globe

    The movie’s a platypus: cute as the dickens but what the heck is it? show more

  • 63
    Joe Williams St. Louis Post-Dispatch

    This movie may be sickly sweet, but it's harmless; and as a handcrafted antidote to a toxic toy story like "G.I.Joe," Paper Heart has healing properties. show more

  • 50
    Kyle Smith New York Post

    Paper Heart is like a really special five-minute YouTube clip that goes on for an hour and a half. show more

  • 50
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    The end product feels trite and unfinished, with the romantic plot being awkwardly and unconvincingly shoehorned into a production that lacks focus. show more

  • May 02, 2010 HALSWS4
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    This is a delightful love story, quirky, offbeat and entertaining. At first, it is difficult to tell what is real and what fabricated, but that's part of the film's charm.

  • September 06, 2009 Momma
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    Didn't know quite what to expect, but found a lovely, entertaining and charming movie. Definitely would recommend.

  • August 23, 2009 lala x angieee
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    I can't believe I spent $12.50 to watch THIS KIND OF DOCUMENTARY! If it wasn't for time differences.. I would've never entered into this type of movie. Waste of money.

  • August 13, 2009 superdork45321
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    it sucks!!!

  • August 08, 2009 amoviefan123
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    This is a well-intentioned, sweet movie. It just has a few too many dull moments. It's like a home movie with slightly more famous people.

  • August 08, 2009 Brenda765
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    Playing in select theaters except if you live in Florida then you have to drive over 200 miles to see it. No thank you!

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