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A wealthy New Yorker tries to assuage her guilty feelings by befriending her cranky tenant.
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By dameneiro1
I thoroughly enjoyed this movie. It was surprisingly funny and witty. The writing was clever. In a time where a budget surpasses character depth, the director and writers spare us the glamour of...

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By Derrick Deane
Good performances all around. It wasn't bad, it wasn't great, hence the so-so rating....

"Please Give" a pleaser

By indiefavs
It is becoming so difficult to have a fulfilling film experience at today's cineplexes that it was a sweet surprise to find Please Give. Director Nicole Holofcener gives us a film that's not just...

Holofcener's best

By ekushnir
Another smart exploration of the lives of the privileged from Nicole Holofcener. Katherine Keener is great as usual, as is Amanda Peet....

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By janeds895
Excellent cast and very funny story line. A definitely must see!!...

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By UncleStu
The critics were correct, great movie...

Better than 99% of new films

By TerenceDiamond
Nicole Holofcener is a genius. Better than Woody Allen even in his prime. The Woodster couldn't get out of the way of his own oversized ego. Holofcenar's rarest of rare: a smart, grown up observer of...

Please Give is a fascinating character study

By coppergirl080
I found it both funny and deeply affecting. Catherine Keener and Oliver Platt are superb. A plus was to see the beautiful mid-century modern furnishings. New Yorkers and ex-New Yorkers will love...

Depressing, Boring, Senseless

By daddowdall
Don't waste your $ on this dog of a film, unless you think Sylvia Plath is uplifting. The most typical dumb scenes are Oliver Platt's fat, wimpy character having a full-on sexual realtionship with...

A well-done small movie

By Everything
I start out a Catherine Keener huge fan, so the film gets a leg up from the gitgo. From there this one makes it on it's own. The cast is well chosen and each paints a character with accuracy and...

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Rated R | For Nudity, Language and Some Sexual Content