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Based on 19 Reviews
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  • 25
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    A whimsical modern fairy tale. show more

  • 50
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Fairy-tale-like musing on true love in cynical times. show more

  • 50
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    A modern-day fable about love and commitment — it's different. show more

  • 75
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    The Price of Milk, which boasts a lush classical score recorded by the Moscow Symphony Orchestra, has a few more twists that make this a Valentine's Day delight. show more

  • 50
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    There is a place for whimsy and magic realism, and that place may not be on a cow farm in New Zealand. show more

  • 50
    Michael Wilmington Chicago Tribune

    This rich, gorgeous music and the wistful pastoral scenes create a rhapsodic mood that the rest of the film doesn't really sustain. show more

  • 25
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    If a mildly magical story is what you're after, it'll be worth the price of admission. Otherwise save your milk money for something more substantial. show more

  • 60
    Ken Fox TV Guide

    Easily one of the oddest romantic comedies since "My New Gun." It's also one of the most visually inventive, and if its charms very nearly defy description, it's nonetheless irresistible. show more

  • 58
    Paula Nechak Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This journey is clunkily rendered, clouded by an avalanche of murky symbolism. show more

  • 33
    Shawn Levy Portland Oregonian

    The trouble is that it's so lead-footed and delighted with itself even as bit after bit sinks like a lead weight. show more

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