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Metascore
78

Generally favorable reviews - based on 27 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 24 out of 27
  2. Negative: 0 out of 27
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  1. Reviewed by: Ken Fox
    60
    Hrebejk's film remains clear-eyed and satisfyingly complex right to the bitter end.
  2. 60
    Sags into a dreary, humorless family melodrama.
  3. The screenplay is chock-full of political and social observation tarnished by uneven ­acting and editing. The clumsy humor doesn't translate well.
User Score
7.0

Generally favorable reviews- based on 13 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 7
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 7
  3. Negative: 1 out of 7
  1. MarcK.
    Dec 6, 2005
    6
    The very high MetaCritic rating led me to believe this would be a much better film than it turned out to be. Also, while this movie may have The very high MetaCritic rating led me to believe this would be a much better film than it turned out to be. Also, while this movie may have had comedic moments, I certainly wouldn't have classified it as a comedy. It is definitely more substantive and thought-provoking. It's just not all that spectacular. Full Review »