Lantana Synopsis
A woman's disappearance leaves a trail o
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Baltimore Sun

By Michael Sragow
Voluptuous dance about love, pain and the whole damn thing.
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100

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Stuns with writing, acting, direction.
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100

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
It's one of the best surprises of the holiday season.
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90

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
The acting is top-notch, and LaPaglia, who makes the cop's torment palpable, gives the performance of his career.
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88

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Haunting, powerfully acted, penetratingly written, it's about people coming home -- and not coming home -- to their marriages.
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88

Chicago Tribune

By Mark Caro
More intent on engaging the heart as it explores the mysteries contained within - mysteries that, as Lawrence and his spot-on cast...
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
This description no doubt makes the film seem like some kind of gimmicky puzzle. What's surprising is how easy it is to follow the plot,...
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75

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
While the movie is well acted and creative, its story and style are too self-consciously clever to build a high degree of emotional power.
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75

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
In addition to the strong script, the ensemble performances are topnotch, with no one hogging the limelight.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Steeped in quiet despair, Lantana is a psychological thriller that emphasizes the psychology over the thrills. It's a smart, heart-twisting...
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Rated R | For sexuality and language