Real Women Have Curves Synopsis
A Latin teenager (America Ferrera) comes to terms with her self-image.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
What's most refreshing about Real Women Have Curves is its unforced comedy-drama and its relaxed, natural-seeming actors.
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88

Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
Passionately acted and grittily convincing.
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88

Charlotte Observer

By Lawrence Toppman
The film offers an unusually rounded picture of a Latino family. All the men work, getting up early to do blue-collar jobs that demand...
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Enormously entertaining for moviegoers of any age -- But for young women depressed because they don't look like skinny models, this film is...
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88

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
I have seen the future of Hollywood movie stardom, and its name is America Ferrera.
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83

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
It's refreshingly low on the kind of Cinema of Empowerment pedantry that often goes along with stories about ethnic families, sweatshop...
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
It's a warmly realistic comedy-drama that pulls you right into its lively, well-drawn L.A. milieu.
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75

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Any woman who wears more than a size 12 -- and that would be the majority of adult females in the United States -- will get buckets of...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

A warm, funny family story that defies popular notions about immigrant families.
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60

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Ms. Ferrera is an engaging performer; you find yourself rooting for Ana from the start, even though you know, from the predictable script...
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Real Women have Curves.

By Don Vito Corelone
Having seen the play a number of times through the years and seen the movie a number of times as well and owning a copy -I love this movie :D It is a story not heard or seen elsewhere that needed to...

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Rated PG-13 | For Sexual Content and Some Language
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Common Sense Media says OK for kids 14+ Ugly Betty star captivates in teen drama.
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