• Released
  • March 16, 2012
  • (NY; 4/6 LA)
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 48 min
  • Art House/Foreign
75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The latest Audrey Tautou film, Delicacy, is sensitive and well acted and fits under the general category of "good movie," and yet it would be hard to get excited about it.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Tautou, who looks even smaller and more fragile alongside her towering leading man, conveys the hurt and hesitancy that are pulling at her character's heart - and does so with seeming effortlessness. It's as though she knows this woman, deep down.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Delicacy is a sweetheart of a love story, and cornball from stem to stern.
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63

Washington Post

By Michael O'Sullivan
It is Markus's sensitivity to nuance and to the feelings of others that characterizes every step that he - and this sure-footed if off-kilter film - takes.
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63

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
"Unpredictable'' is one adjective you could use to describe the new Audrey Tautou movie, Delicacy. Others might be "charming,'' "offbeat,'' "droll.'' "Unfocused'' and "underwhelming'' also apply.
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63

Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Delicacy bears a slight whiff of Anthony Minghella's fantastic "Truly Madly Deeply," but while Minghella's film is a romantic comedy classic, Delicacy hovers just this side of memorable.
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55

NPR

By Scott Tobias
Delicacy is phony in ways that might seem drearily familiar to audiences weaned on American romantic comedies.
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50

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The two stars appear to be as bewildered by the turn of events as we are.
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

A flat-footed and seriously unsexy romantic dramedy.
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Gently sweet but unmemorable bonbon.
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53 out of 100
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