Anna Synopsis
John Washington is a detective with the unique ability to enter people’s minds and memories. Washington takes on the case of a troubled teenage girl named Anna, who is accused of an attempted triple homicide. To uncover the mystery surrounding Anna...
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Village Voice

Taissa Farmiga (sister of Vera) is a marvel in the title role.
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60

Variety

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A likable if overly familiar psychological thriller.
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58

The Playlist

By Christopher Schobert
Mark Strong and an underused Brian Cox are fine, and Taissa Farmiga demonstrates why she is acknowledged as one of America’s most promising...
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50

Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
The younger sister of the formidable Vera Farmiga gives flat, rushed and unconvincing line readings, especially in her paragraph-long,...
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50

RogerEbert.com

By Susan Wloszczyna
It's as messy as a teen’s bedroom and packed with all manner of distracting clutter that needlessly burdens a plot.
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30

The Dissolve

By Nick Schager
Its suspense is so nonexistent, and its supposed concerns—about the reliability of memory and the nature of truth—are handled so facilely,...
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30

Los Angeles Times

By Inkoo Kang
First-time Spanish director Jorge Dorado aims for Hitchcock and misses by a mile with Anna.
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Pleasantly surprised

By truongjia
I started watching this without really knowing anything about the basic plot or what type of film it is. But the opening scene was captivating enough and a complicated story unfolds. The mindspace...

Anna

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Rated R | For for nude sexual images
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 16+ Twisty "memory" thriller is too uneven to be memorable.
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