Love Actually Synopsis
Various people (Hugh Grant, Laura Linney, Colin Firth) deal with relationships in London.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The movie's only flaw is also a virtue: It's jammed with characters, stories, warmth and laughs, until at times Curtis seems to be working...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
At times soppy, sentimental and shamelessly romantic, at other moments bursting with clever barbs -- and now and then zooming in on...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Love Actually is irresistible. You'd have to be Ebenezer Scrooge not to walk out smiling.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
It's a toasty, star-packed ensemble comedy in which a handful of lonelyhearts attempt, with some success, to come out of their shells, and...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Reminds you of an elaborate Christmas card that tumbles apart with pop-up figures, silly/charming greetings and perhaps even a jingle. It...
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Structurally, Love Actually is less like "Four Weddings" than it is "Scary Movie 3." ­Curtis throws every gag he can think of at the...
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Charming, if terribly overstuffed, vision of romantic London gridlock.
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San Francisco Chronicle

Abandons any pretext of sophistication for gloppy sentimentality, sugary pop songs and bawdy humor -- an approach that works about half the...
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Curtis ladles sugar over the eager-to-please Love Actually to make it go down easy, forgetting that sometimes it just makes you gag.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Gets to be dislikable in its glib feelgoodness. The movie's many excellent actors do too much acting with too little conviction in scenes...
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Love Actually is one of my new Christmas movies

By floridapoolbum
I really enjoy this movie. The Hugh Grant dance segment is great. Well written and performed. If you have the DVD, check out the deleted scenes!...

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By Rondys4
The best movie I have ever had the pleasure of seeing. Unfortunately, I did not see this in the theater. I saw it on dvd. and I loved it! I reccomend this movie to all my friends....


By cchandler288
The women in our group thought it was misogynistic. Spoiler alert: The men are cheating on their wives or in love with the wrong woman and have crushes on women they don't even know. The women lost...

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By Acute713
my favorite movie of all time!!! WATCH IT!!!!:)...

can't wait

By shrouqkaram498
I always wanted to see this movie in a big screen. must go...

LOVE ACTUALLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

By 0o-katiewatie-o0
This movie is soooooooooooooo good! Its my favourite movie of all time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...

"Love Actually" is the single most overrated rom-com.

By Dominic LeRose
Pretty much every British actor is in the most overrated and highly praised romantic comedy in the last decade. "Love Actually" has its heart in the right place but never executes a funny or...

By danettecruse
Love this movie!! I watch it every Christmas season!...

I watched... Love Actually

By 7E2rA
As a RomCom, Chick Flick fan I must admit this is one of my favorites. It has a wonderful compilations of holiday havoc that some how find ways to "coming together". Characters all appealed to the...

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Rated R | For sexuality, nudity and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Romantic and entertaining -- for older teens.
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