A Girl Cut in Two Synopsis
An aging writer (François Berléand) and a spoiled playboy woo a TV weather girl (Ludivine Sagnier) .
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
A kind of deadpan soap opera - but one that, despite its high melodrama and wicked humor, delivers a real emotional wallop.
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
Keeps you off-balance as it establishes a world where every conversation is a flirtation, and trouble and heartbreak sneak in on little cat...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The plot was probably inspired by an actual event, which I will not mention because you may be familiar with it. In any event, Chabrol's...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Sagnier is yummy.
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New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Chabrol, who is often called the French Hitchcock because of his intricate thrillers, is approaching the big 8-0, yet he continues to do...
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TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
A dry, thoroughly modern reminder that while mores change, human nature doesn't.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Would be worthy of the highest rating, except for a slight slackening of energy in the last 20 minutes.
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
It's intriguing. To be honest, though, there is less to it all than meets the eye.
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The Hollywood Reporter

Its impact is weakened by a limp ending and a sense that it all adds up to rather less than the sum of its parts.
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Velvety storytelling still feels more thawed-out than heated.
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Rated NR