I Am a Sex Addict Synopsis
As he prepares for his third marriage, a man (Caveh Zahedi) reviews his past relationship problems.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
There's no other film like it. It's embarrassingly frank and self-revealing, sometimes funny, sometimes creepy, sometimes both.
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80

Village Voice

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Caveh Zahedi's one-of-a-kind movie--a funny, inventive, ground-shifting hybrid of essay film, mea culpa, and pathological real-life...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Although there's nothing funny about addiction, Zahedi - a thin, bug-eyed fellow with the air of an R. Crumb sad sack - brings wit and...
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75

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Zahedi's search for fulfillment is depleting, like throwing good sex after bad. The more we learn about the hole in his soul, the more...
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Zahedi is ruefully funny and savage in his self-exposure.
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67

Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
Technically, I Am a Sex Addict is a stellar achievement, as it coaxes viewers to accompany Zahedi down avenues of sexual desire that have...
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63

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
A confessional film that's almost too confessional--is like getting buttonholed by a casual acquaintance at a party and then subjected to a...
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63

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The way he presents his romantic history is both clever and entertaining, but after a while the story becomes tediously familiar.
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63

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Zahedi has been compared to Woody Allen, and he shares Allen's neurotic sense of entitlement and navel-gazing fascination with his own...
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25

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Now that even Woody Allen has stopped making "Woody Allen movies," you would think that wannabes would move on, too.
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