100

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Few, if any, films this year will approach, let alone equal, Autumn Tale in its subtle sparkle.
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100

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
A film which should gratify any audience starved for intelligent dialogue, realistic portrayals of romance and lovely, non-cliched open-air photography.
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100

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
They talk and talk, and somehow it's delightful.
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100

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Rohmer treasures the undervalued glories of discourse and the intimacy of conversation over the obviousness of action or sexual display.
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100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Rohmer elegantly seduces us with people who have all of the alarming unpredictability of life.
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88

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
With deft and subtle performances and an uncomplicated but savvy script, Autumn Tale gets to the inner lives of its characters.
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78

Mr. Showbiz

By Michael Atkinson
The summer's best cinematic equivalent to a lazy afternoon in the shade with a cool drink.
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75

Baltimore Sun

By Ann Hornaday
It's the talk...and the extraordinarily expressive faces of those who do the talking, that accounts for its engrossing, enchanting powers.
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75

Miami Herald

Somewhat lumbering but ultimately rewarding plot.
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75

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
One of Rohmer's more engaging slices of life. The acting is impeccable.
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81 out of 100
Universal acclaim
Metascore® based on all critic reviews. Scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.