• Released
  • April 5, 2002
  • R
  • Drama
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The New York Times

By Lawrence Van Gelder
In retelling this timeworn story of conflict between young men in the New World and their stubborn Old World fathers, Mr. Efteriades may not have generated many sparks, but with his affection for Astoria and its people he has given his tale a warm glow.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Fels like an awkward student film.
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TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Heartfelt but overly familiar film.
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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Rates an "E" for effort -- and a "B" for boring.
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By Todd McCarthy
A muted coming-of-age piece that more often reflects rusty movie conventions than it freshly observes real-life struggles.
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Village Voice

By Ed Park
It's about following your dreams, no matter what your parents think. Socrates motions for hemlock.
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29 out of 100
Generally unfavorable reviews
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