Sex and Lucia Synopsis
A woman (Paz Vega) meets two people with connections to her dead boyfriend (Tristán Ulloa).
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Elegant and sometimes inscrutable.
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Miami Herald

By Marta Barber
Medem may have disrobed most of the cast, leaving their bodies exposed, but the plot remains as guarded as a virgin with a chastity belt....
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Whatever you say about Sex and Lucía, you have to admit that it takes place at a hormonal high tide that never ebbs.
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Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
At times, Sex and Lucia is too precious for its own good; a movie that demands its own flow chart isn't always a good thing. And events...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The parts work even if the whole leaves me uncertain. Many movies are certain about their whole, but are made of careless parts. Forced to...
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
The movie is a journey into a land of wonders beneath the surface of consciousness -- but it's also a sexual ride of unabated heat. You may...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
A truly titillating and truly convoluted tale of l'amour fou. Perhaps the American remake could be titled ''Hot Fudge Ripple Sky.''
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New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
The sensuous visuals, shot in high-definition video, complement the waking-dream quality of a sometimes confusing story.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Isn't a first-date movie. As a third -date movie, though, it's just about perfect.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Goes nowhere.
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Rated R | For Language and Strong Sexual Content