Everlasting Moments Synopsis
In 1900s Sweden a working-class woman gains a new focus after winning a camera in a lottery.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
A movie like Everlasting Moments comes along maybe once in a decade.
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100

Baltimore Sun

By Michael Sragow
As magical as it is realistic.
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100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
It is a great story of love and hope, told tenderly and without any great striving for effect.
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90

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
This exquisite film by the Swedish master Jan Troell is about seeing clearly, and fearlessly. It's also about subdued passion, the birth of...
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88

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Quiet, observant, and intensely moving whenever Heiskanen is on screen, and it has a valedictory sweep that feels like a summing up.
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80

The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
An affecting film that manages to find glimmers of beauty in the encroaching bleakness, and coaxing richly dimensional performances which,...
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
There is a good deal of honest charm in this story, and in the three principal performances.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Walter Addiego
Artful filmmaking of the old school.
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
All staged as a harsh poem of survival, with no great psychological interest, yet the ending carries a surprise feminist tug that’s worth...
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60

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
This unhurried, novelistic movie is worth looking into.
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Run, Don't Walk

By amandasilverlake
Gorgeous and funny and moving and true. Just lovely and stunning....

Everlasting Moments

By bobfried
Wonderful, sensitive movie...

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Rated NR