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86
Based on 33 Critics
  • A triumph of acting, writing and directing that defies glib description...the kind of artful defiance that Hollywood is usually too timid to deliver: a jolting comedy that makes you laugh till it hurts.

  • Mendes nonetheless works this screenplay like a jazz virtuoso plays with a familiar theme such as "Mary Had a Little Lamb."

  • A tart, funny and tremendously sobering movie about the deepest recesses of personal unhappiness. show more

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