The One I Love Synopsis
A couple on the verge of divorce have a surreal experience during a weekend getaway.
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Variety

By Geoff Berkshire
Boasting spectacular performances from Duplass and Elisabeth Moss as a husband and wife on the brink of separation, this incredibly assured...
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88

Film.com

By Kate Erbland
The film is brisk, funny, smart, and artful, a strong pairing of high concept and relatable storylines.
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
Working from Justin Lader’s smart script, Moss and Duplass expertly portray a very typical couple going through a rocky time — and they’re...
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80

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
To sing the praises of the movie but not give away the revelations is difficult. Let’s just say this: The less you know about what happens...
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75

RogerEbert.com

By Sheila O'Malley
Unabashedly entertaining at an efficient 91-minutes, The One I Love is an extremely confident first feature, with some really fun things to...
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75

Boston Globe

By Peter Keough
Like other offbeat and original efforts such as Spike Jonze’s “Her,” Jonathan Glazer’s “Under the Skin,” and Richard Ayaode’s dour “The...
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75

The Playlist

By Cory Everett
Justin Lader’s screenplay is contained but also funny, emotionally honest and nails its pivot from the conventional to something much...
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Chris Nashawaty
Charlie McDowell's romantic brainteaser is disarmingly clever — too clever to spoil. But it's also repetitive and a bit too Spike Jonze...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It's probably the only love story you'll see this decade that will make you half-expect the camera to swerve and pick up the sight of Rod...
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60

Village Voice

By Alan Scherstuhl
Some of the surprise works, but the final gotcha won't getcha.
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Nonstop twists

By rramirez2005
Very different. Funny but not a comedy. Scary but not a horror. Sweet but not a drama. Weird but not science fiction. It's fresh, new and will make for good dinner conversation after....

By aspahn
Fixster REALLY needs to fix their app......

By mharrison07
A great movie; refreshing twist on the standard rom-com. Sure, there are some gaps and implausibles, but most features that fall in the sci-fi genre (or even the ones that fall into the fringe) are...

By par3hhi
If anything this picture is annoying....

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A Modern "Twilight Zone"

By contactingcj
"You are traveling through another dimension, a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind. A journey into a wondrous land of imagination. Next stop, the Twilight Zone! " If that appeals to...

Befuddled, but I liked it

By emilyjoyrin
I'll be thinking about this one for a long time....

Suspend your belief

By realdontae
Like Safety Not Guaranteed, the bit of magical realism is refreshing, but there are some ideas that could do with more explanation....

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Rated R | For Drug Use, Some Sexuality and Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 16+ Unpredictable, thought-provoking relationship drama.
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