Fine Line Features | Release Date: October 3, 1993 CRITIC SCORE DISTRIBUTION
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Generally favorable reviews based on 22 Critics
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To read a Carver collection is to walk through a gallery of beautifully formed objects. To blend his stories into "soup," no matter how smartly, to see them "as just one story," is to vandalize good art, to rationalize filmic opportunism as aesthetic principle. [25 Oct 1993]
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The New YorkerTerrence Rafferty
The correspondences he wants us to see from up there start to look contrived, illusory. [27 Sept 1993, p.98]