My Summer of Love Synopsis
Teenage girls (Nathalie Press, Emily Blunt) begin a secret affair.
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Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Superbly acted, movingly written, and directed with a tough-minded lyricism rarely found in today's films. A summer movie to love.
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Premiere

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This is as wonderfully realized an observation of female affinity as 1999’s great "The Dreamlife of Angels."
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Ruthe Stein
Instantly captivating.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Pawlikowski has made a romance that becomes a horror movie in which love, more than anything around it, is a delusionary fever to fear.
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88

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Jennie Punter
My Summer of Love may sound like the title of a hot teen flick, but it is a truly refreshing grown-up big-screen film, a rare gem in this...
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88

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
An exquisite exploration into the realms of seduction, obsession, deception and disillusionment.
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80

The Hollywood Reporter

By Ray Bennett
Some of the metaphors are a bit too literal but the director largely succeeds with his story and the surprises are convincing. Best of all...
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75

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Travels so deeply into the confusions of female adolescence that you'd never know this deceptively languid British film was directed by a...
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63

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
At its most interesting, the movie offers us the sight of people desperately embracing faith in the hopes it will pull them through.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
An intriguing, if meandering, escape from the summer blockbusters.
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W-O-W

By hoffoliv
This movie has it all. It does have a weird plot line though. Emily Blunt is fantastic! Natalie Press is alright. Loved it!...

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Rated R | For sexuality, language and some drug use
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 15+ Coming of age story; older teens and adults only.
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