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8.3

Universal acclaim- based on 9 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 9
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 9
  3. Negative: 1 out of 9
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  1. annetteg
    Jul 21, 2007
    10
    exquisite insights into the hearts of two women who, despite social and economic pressures, deeply understand each other's fight to survive.
  2. HughR
    Jul 22, 2007
    9
    A great dark-social comedy with an illuminated soul and powerful actresses.
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78

Generally favorable reviews - based on 14 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 14 out of 14
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 14
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  1. Powered by two first-rate performances, Jorge Gaggero's debut feature is full of psychological nuance and keen social observation.
  2. Reviewed by: Julia Wallace
    90
    The result is a film of startling insight and grace.
  3. Reviewed by: Deborah Young
    70
    A fairly successful attempt at satire, though given the subject, there's a lot of darkness under the carpet.