76

Mr. Showbiz

By Cody Clark
Comes off as an exceedingly pleasant, wistful romantic romp.
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75

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
This romantic comedy is about a love that is destined to be, and it celebrates that warm huddle of caring and craziness called family.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Stack
Saved throughout by its inviting atmosphere and richness of characters.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
It is what it is, without apology or compromise. It made me smile a lot.
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70

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
A top cast, guided by actress Bonnie Hunt in her directing debut, mixes comedy and corn with savvy.
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63

Chicago Tribune

These characters deserve more than storybook plotting, as do we. The movie has won our hearts. It shouldn't be so timid about challenging our minds.
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63

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
If Return to Me is ultimately too bland and safe, it'll nevertheless serve as a calling card for Hunt's future directorial projects.
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63

USA Today

By Susan Wloszczyna
But there is a satisfying, old-fashioned "Moonstruck" sensibility at work, one that will be appreciated by folks who like their beef corned and their movies cornier.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
She (Hunt) is perfection even when her movie falls a little short.
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Hunt is so vibrant that the movie suffers when she's not around.
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54 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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