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Chicago Tribune

By Robert K. Elder
Marisa Tomei turns in a blitzkrieg performance.
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60

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
This small-scale film isn't for all tastes. But veterans of the dating wars will smirk uneasily at the film's nightmare versions of...
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50

New York Post

By Megan Lehmann
Stevens has a keen sense of the absurd, but the whole thing is too forced - and his use of "rotomation" (last used in Richard Linklater's...
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38

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
What a mess.
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38

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Stevens, an actor taking charge from the other side of the camera, and writer and co-star Breen are going for a romantic black farce, a...
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38

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
It's coherent, well shot, and tartly acted, but it wears you down like a dinner guest showing off his doctorate.
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
The result is a small independent film suffering from a severe case of Hollywood-itis. A cautionary tale minus the caution, Just a Kiss is...
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25

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
The best thing you can say about Just a Kiss is that it isn't every romantic comedy that throws in suicide, bondage and a plane crash in...
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

Gets everything wrong, starting with a title that indicates a somewhat innocent romantic transgression.
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25

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The movie seems to reinvent itself from moment to moment, darting between styles like a squirrel with too many nuts. There is one...
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"AN EXPERIMENTAL PLAY. AN EXPERIMENTAL MOVIE. HEY, LET'S FACE IT... THEY DON'T ALWAYS PAN OUT."

By Dane_Youssef
by Dane Youssef While not quite a treasure, "Just A Kiss" falls under the category of an intriguing artsy experiment failed. But I'd rather see one of those than a big-budget, big-name, big...

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Rated R | For strong sexual images and language