Thérèse

Metascore
49

Mixed or average reviews - based on 15 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 15
  2. Negative: 0 out of 15
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  1. Reviewed by: Jordan Hoffman
    Aug 22, 2013
    80
    Audrey Tautou trades in Amelie’s wide-eyed sprite look for le sourpuss in this sober yet fascinating take on aristocratic social mores between the wars.
  2. Reviewed by: Marc Mohan
    Sep 19, 2013
    75
    The movie looks great, with soft-focus shots of perfectly tailored outfits masking the ugliness within.
  3. Reviewed by: Walter Addiego
    Aug 29, 2013
    75
    While there's a certain staid feeling to the production, it does deliver a solid working-over to the era's gentry.
User Score
6.4

Generally favorable reviews- based on 5 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
  1. Aug 24, 2013
    10
    Gorgeous direction, every shot beautiful. Perfect, subtle acting. The New York Times reviewer said Tautou "one note" but whit her veryGorgeous direction, every shot beautiful. Perfect, subtle acting. The New York Times reviewer said Tautou "one note" but whit her very handsome and expressive costar, it was ensemble cast. Even the servants seemed perfect recreations of the historical period. The plot was interesting and clever. I can't believe I never heard of it as much as Madame Bovary. Full Review »