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Based on 12 Critics
  • Now that the filmmaker has reached a certain age, she no longer seems to have her finger on her generation’s pulse. Case in point: The Hot Flashes, a ribald comedy whose menopause-referencing title is all too indicative of its pandering humor. show more

  • This comedy deserves credit for taking a decided viewpoint — and delivering a heartfelt if occasionally misguided message. show more

  • Lifetime movies have their pleasures, and so does this film. Chief among them is the cast, a group of over-45 actresses who really are better than ever; in the cases of Brooke Shields and Daryl Hannah, remarkably better. show more

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