80

Boxoffice Magazine

By Pete Hammond
A refreshingly pure, honest and original love story, Waiting For Forever is one from the heart with superb performances from a talented cast.
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40

Village Voice

Strangely unaware of its overt creepiness.
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38

New York Observer

I'm not sure what went wrong with this picture. It could just be bad judgment on the part of screenwriter Steve Adams, who for all we know finds stalking adorable.
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30

The Hollywood Reporter

By Sheri Linden
Mistaking arrested development for enlightened innocence, Waiting for Forever is an indigestible hash of whimsy, drama, romance and, for good measure, crime.
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30

Movieline

By Stephanie Zacharek
It takes too long for the story to come around to the fact that Will is just plain nuts - and even then, he gets over it in a heartbeat.
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30

Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
It strains both credulity and patience in its attempt to be different, and it leaves you feeling creeped out as well.
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25

New York Post

By Kyle Smith
A drippy romance that makes Nicholas Sparks look like Leo Tolstoy.
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25

Entertainment Weekly

By Adam Markovitz
An indistinct romantic-dramedy-ish something or other about the rekindled romance of an actress (Rachel Bilson) and her childhood best friend (Tom Sturridge).
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20

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Director James Keach's movie is so annoyingly dipsy-doodle that TV veteran Bilson, trying hard to look haunted and angsty, is boxed in.
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20

Time Out New York

Maybe it's this soapy saga's cocktail of the worst of both the Lifetime network and self-consciously quirky indie cinema, but the strong supporting cast (including Jenkins and Blythe Danner) looks downright queasy in every frame.
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26 out of 100
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