• Released
  • May 21, 2004
  • NR
  • Comedy
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By Jonathan Holland
Lightness of touch, vibrant performances and a sharp script are the hallmarks of this delightful femme comedy.
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Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Wins you over with this bright sense of humor and its gentle, welcome message of tolerance and acceptance.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
Comes across as Almodovar lite, but the film, from director-screenwriters Ines Paris and Daniela Fejerman, offers some pleasures along the way, including an engaging performance by Leonor Watling ("Talk to Her").
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
The Spanish writers-directors often overreach for humor, and really overreach for a happy ending. But there's a strong heart beating beneath the foolishness and one wonderful performance from Leonor Watling.
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
Wants keenly to be hip and modern, but really it's just an old-fashioned drawing-room comedy.
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TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
In fact it ends, as all good romantic comedies do, with a wedding, though the identities of the newly married couple might be the least predictable thing about this cheerfully ham-fisted celebration of love and family in modern-day Madrid.
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Austin Chronicle

By Kimberley Jones
It goes down easy, with likable performances and a laudable emphasis on love and compassion.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Carla Meyer
Cloying mix of screwball comedy and drama.
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
We do learn that love heals and that the movie's title makes a terrifically lewd little rock song. (Thank you, Sol.) But that's about it.
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New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
PAGING Pedro Almodovar! We have a movie badly in need of your help.
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51 out of 100
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