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  • I wanted to like Meek's Cutoff more than I did. Reichardt and her writer, Jonathan Raymond, bring a quiet, watchful sensibility to their work, allowing the actors room to reflect and riff. But the stilted language and rectitude of the times don't always mesh with the acting. show more

  • Kelly Reichardt's marvelous, minimalist epic, amounts to a master class in the power of observation. show more

  • A realistic slice of pioneer life that offers a disquieting alternative vision of America's most mythic location. show more

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