• Released
  • July 13, 2012
  • (LA, NY)
  • NR , 1 hr 20 min
  • Comedy
    Drama
  • 9 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: Estranged sisters are forced to resolve their differences when one arrives at the other's doorstep.

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Arizona Republic

By Kerry Lengel
It is intended for an audience that is willing to take a journey without knowing the destination.
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70

Movieline

By Michelle Orange
With its small cast and focus on performance, Union Square promises to be a welcome showcase for Sorvino, and the early rhymes with Miss...
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67

The A.V. Club

By Noel Murray
There isn't much to Union Square, but the movie does understand how people want to love their families on their own terms, forgetting that...
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By James Adams
Union Square's biggest flaw is its predictability.
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60

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Despite its problems, there's a touching sweetness at the heart of Nancy Savoca's intimate family drama about estranged sisters trying to...
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60

The New York Times

By A.O. Scott
Union Square has the busy, hemmed-in talkiness of a theater piece, with too much forced to happen in too short a time. But it also has a...
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50

New York Observer

By Rex Reed
The actors are so good, though, that they make you want to see what they could do in a better movie than this tedious acting-class...
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50

Slant Magazine

By Andrew Schenker
Nancy Savoca's film begins in caricature and ends in sentimentality, only briefly hitting the sweet spot in between.
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50

New York Post

Sorvino brings a spark, but neither she nor Patti LuPone, in an amusing cameo, can overcome the clockwork-like plod to the end.
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40

Time Out New York

By Eric Hynes
Sorvino's Bronx bawler veers from mascara-streaked monster to outer-borough sage as each scene requires, while Savoca's agitated camera...
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Rated NR