100

San Francisco Chronicle

By Ruthe Stein
Often is on the verge of spilling over into melodrama, but that doesn't bother me because life is the same way.
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75

New York Daily News

Laura Morante gives a fiery, layered performance as the frustrated matriarch struggling to keep her clan together.
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75

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Very well acted and directed, if overlong.
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70

Variety

By David Rooney
While Muccino has refined his technique over four features and has developed greater insight, his characteristic tendency toward hysteria remains. This keeps the drama fast and compelling, but also makes it slightly wearing at times.
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60

The New York Times

By Stephen Holden
An abrasive but innovative fusion of farce, satire and drama that blurs their boundaries in uncomfortable ways. It's a noisy movie whose characters tend to talk at medium-to-high volume.
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60

TV Guide

By Ken Fox
It's alternately stimulating and exhausting.
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
If the shrill Italian melodrama Remember Me, My Love were a television soap opera, it would be called The Not-So-Young and the Restless.
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50

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Long-winded and often over-the-top Italian soap opera about a neurotic, middle-class Roman family.
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50

Village Voice

This sentimental movie is the simulacrum of an existential family drama. But the 48-year-old Morante is the real thing.
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
Achieves the dubious distinction of featuring a large gallery of nearly all unlikable characters.
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53 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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