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  • A uniformly excellent cast and some genuinely moving moments make Landline easy to fall for. show more

  • The farcical elements in the plot take far too long to gel, and Robespierre and company push too hard at mixing sad, silly and sweet. show more

  • The film is almost as messy as its characters’ love lives, and the early scenes, which take a long time establishing the various subplots, play less like a dramedy than a comedy that could have used more jokes. But the movie gets more earnest and impassioned (not to mention better) as it goes along. show more

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