Love Ranch Synopsis
A South American boxer comes between the married owners of Nevada's first legal brothel.
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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Mirren maintains her class throughout Love Ranch. She may deserve another Oscar just for keeping a straight face while reciting a...
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
"GoodFellas" Oscar winner Pesci, who hasn't appeared onscreen in a major role since 1998's "Lethal Weapon 4," is a dynamo of conflicting...
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By Michelle Orange
Mirren tricked out in mid-70's pimp wear -- ahead of her time, she even brandishes a cane -- has a certain charm, but novelty alone can't...
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Though based in truth, Mark Jacobson's script is built on age-old clichés. And nobody knows how to end the film, so it just fizzles out.
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By Scott Tobias
Mirren cuts the figure of a bodice-ripping paperback heroine, a withering desert flower who blooms in the arms of a swarthy prizefighter...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Thanks to the great Helen Mirren as the wife and Spanish actor Sergio Peris-Mencheta as the boxer, the film does create a convincing...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The script fails to persuade me this story needed to be told. It should have been trashier or more operatic, maybe. I dunno. It exists in...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Material this banal needs a madman of David Lynch proportions to incinerate it. Hackford leaves it intact, forcing us to regard a car he...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Taylor Hackford, fails to squeeze the tiniest bit of juice, sexy or comic or otherwise, out of the chintzy-libertine locale.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It is a colossal bomb, an epic miscalculation, an excuse for actor self-indulgence and for what sounds very much like bad improvisation.
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Five Word Review

By TinaCzat
Great acting Peschi Mirren wonderful!...


By godstevies
Mirren has the most range in the game....

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Rated R | For Sexual content, pervasive language and some violence