3 (Drei) Synopsis
A bisexual man (Devid Striesow) has affairs with both members of a longtime couple.
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
It's a funny, fearless, suspenseful sex comedy that, in drawing on science and philosophy and art and death, risks accusations of...
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Tykwer is a director known for his visual inventiveness and style, and 3 has its imaginative moments, though they sometimes seem like...
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Los Angeles Times

A sensuous intellectual romp whose strong casting makes it involving, even when sentimentality creeps into the story or ideas present...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
German filmmaker Tom Tykwer (Run Lola Run) noodles around with form, composition, and sexuality in 3, a playfully pieced-together,...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The most that can be said for the characters here is they all seem mighty pleased.
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San Francisco Chronicle

Despite its fascinating and humorous moments, one can't help but be frustrated when at times it switches away to spiritual...
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Slant Magazine

By Andrew Schenker
3 is a smidgeon film. Take a smidgeon of scientific/ethical discussion, throw in a pinch of dance/poetry/dream sequences, tie the whole...
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New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Tykwer exhibits a fondness for split screens and other eye candy but no interest in formalities like character and plot development. By the...
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Time Out New York

By David Fear
No matter what the film says about sexual fluidity, you can't shake the feeling that 3 exists primarily to justify a shot of three figures...
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Rois has moments of desperate urgency and depth, but Twyker's love of parallels is finally done in by artsy shots of the threesome au...
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Underrated movie

By Loreto19
Much better than expected. Thank God I listened to a friend who saw it and liked it and not the critic. Yes, it is intellectual with sometimes complicated dialogues but the actors are superb and the...

It was surprisingly good.

By onlybleev
My family had read the book. I didn't. It was still a pretty good film, and parts of it were very surprising....

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Rated NR