Dopamine Synopsis
A software designer (John Livingston) falls for a schoolteacher (Sabrina Lloyd).
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
What's alluring is the way the characters played by John Livingston and Sabrina Lloyd savor each other, in between their troubles. Movies...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
That rare thing, an American romantic film that's not a comedy and that's more about love than sex.
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63

Premiere

By Peter Debruge
Nothing happens as you might expect it to, but the Pinocchio ending is definitely out.
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Chicago Tribune

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The moody, distinctively San Franciscan Dopamine has other charming little touches -- its humor, its characters, its city life -- that make...
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60

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Dopamine could do with a bit more of whatever hormone governs pacing, but Mr. Decena is a director with a future. He knows how to connect...
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
A melancholy romance that has the distinction of being the first film set among San Francisco dotcommers that knows it's about the end of...
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50

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Billed as the first film to go from conception to the big screen within the Sundance program, Dopamine is an amiably slight independent...
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38

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
A determined romantic comedy with a theme, and damned if it won't see it through.
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38

New York Post

By Megan Lehmann
Can that achingly abstract thing called love be captured in a beaker or dissected like a frog splayed on a slab? That's the belabored...
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38

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
There are rich issues at play here, about the nature of attraction and whether individual will is or isn't pinned to the wheel of...
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