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  • 75
    Ruthe Stein San Francisco Chronicle

    Boasts a collection of oddball characters, some more sharply written than others. show more

  • 88
    Jay Carr Boston Globe

    Warm, smart, and funny! show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    The appeal of You've Got Mail is as old as love and as new as the Web. show more

  • 75
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    A feel-good movie that offers enough comedy and romance to warm the heart without risking a sentimental overdose. show more

  • 63
    San Francisco Examiner

    Too many questions are raised with no good answers. show more

  • 63
    Rick Groen The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    This is filmmaking as a minor feat of engineering, the kind where even the gossamer emotions seem like prefab components -- charm, whimsy, serendipity, all so many discs plugged into the hard drive. show more

  • 50
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    Hanks and Ryan are as appealing as ever, and Ephron's fashion-conscious camera gives the action a slickly attractive sheen. show more

  • 40
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    In a film about the ruthless corporate destruction of small businesses, it's hard not to flinch at the prominent placement accorded IBM, Starbucks and AOL logos. show more

  • 78
    Steve Davis Austin Chronicle

    A valentine to the happenstance miracle of lovers and other strangers, a movie that regards modern romance as something that is, ultimately, old-fashioned to its core. show more

  • 75
    Ty Burr Entertainment Weekly

    A perfectly enjoyable star vehicle that does exactly what it sets out to do. [7 May 1999, p.66] show more

  • February 14, 2014 kay19571993
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    I just love when he shows up at the park with Brinkley!! I don\'t care how many times I see it (and I\'ve seen it plenty of times), I always cry (for happiness).

  • February 19, 2012 bgf1law
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    great movie. What was the name of Joe Fox\' dog??? ****

  • December 19, 2010 Iamnotshopgirl
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    This movie now goes down as an all time classic. I never get tired of it!

  • June 20, 2008 neices14
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    I watch this movie just about 3 times a month and it never fails to make me want more Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan movies. I love the chemistry they seem to have and wish they would do another film together.

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