75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
A notable, worthwhile picture.
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
This is a modest but expertly performed piece. And this summer, surrounded by lesser, louder, bigger and dumber diversions, it's especially welcome.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Casting can be the reason that one movie works and another doesn't. It is the first reason for the success of The Girl From Monaco, the kind of romantic comedy with a twist that used to star Jack Lemmon.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

With its echoes of the Nicole Kidman vehicle "To Die For" -- the blonde in question is a television weather-reporter with big ambitions -- the film will appeal to movie-goers who appreciate story, character and crisp dialogue.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
At best diverting, at worst an almost self-parodic compendium of French film cliches.
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63

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
A broad comedy and sometimes charming character study that takes a strange turn in tone and becomes a disappointing drama.
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50

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Jennie Punter
Accepting the final twist of The Girl From Monaco depends on whether you're in the mood.
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50

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
May be momentarily entertaining, but don't expect anything profound from the lightweight saga.
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50

Boston Globe

Doesn't seem to know whether it wants to be a sprightly sex comedy or an enigmatic little thriller. Unfortunately, it's neither very funny nor very thrilling.
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40

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Fabrice Luchini is thwarted by an unwieldy plot.
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52 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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