Love Crime Synopsis
A ruthless corporate executive and her ambitious protege bare their claws in a battle for supremacy.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The goal of this review - why not just say it? - is to disclose as little about the story as possible while instilling a ravenous and even...
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88

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Like some murderous version of "Working Girl," the ruthless exec and the seemingly naive underling go at one another - turning the film, at...
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80

Wall Street Journal

By John Anderson
A delicious thriller that gets under the skin à la "All About Eve," albeit with a twist: The craft here is still theater, but of the...
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
Scott Thomas can play these sorts of ice queens in her sleep, but I've long thought she's a more effective and nuanced performer in...
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
One of the pleasures is watching the gears mesh. The screenplay has been written by Corneau and Nathalie Carter with meticulous attention...
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70

Movieline

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Despite this provocative introduction Love Crime isn't some Sapphic French answer to "Disclosure."
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60

The Hollywood Reporter

Love Crime has Hitchcockian pretentious, with perhaps a touch of film noir, but the "love" component is perfunctorily done and the "crime"...
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50

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
This is a ridiculous movie - a thriller so indifferent to suspense, so above mystery that one character literally stabs another in the...
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50

NPR

By Scott Tobias
The lack of authenticity underlines the thinness of their conceit: Without a plausible backdrop, all that's left of Love Crime are the...
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40

New York Daily News

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More cold fish than cold-blooded, director Alain Correau keeps his movie buttoned up and predictable.
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