Where Do We Go Now? Synopsis
Muslim and Christian women in a Middle Eastern village join forces to stem the tide of violence.
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Charlotte Observer

By Lawrence Toppman
It's an approachable film that handles a serious topic deftly and offers a fresh take on a familiar subject.
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80

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
While the schemes occasionally seem strained, their desperate determination is never less than compelling.
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75

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Where Do We Go Now? has a heart and an anger to offset its structural fuzziness. It's refreshingly open-minded about faith, too.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Casting herself (as the proprietor of the local cafe) along with a mix of professional and nonprofessional actors, Labaki tries to get...
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60

The Hollywood Reporter

The film's blend of pathos, broad comedy and the occasional musical number is a little lumpy. But with sectarian violence continuing to...
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60

Movieline

By Stephanie Zacharek
Its occasional entertainment value aside, the picture is also blithe to the point of being flimsy.
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The movie gets mired in these deceptive mechanics. It shows no curiosity about the hatred, so the characters seem less than whole.
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55

NPR

By Mark Jenkins
It's the sort of well-meaning fable that's ultimately more admirable than persuasive.
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50

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
An absurdist fantasy on a solemn theme, Where Do We Go Now? suffers from a serious clash of styles, but it's also brave and startlingly...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Walter Addiego
By the time the women pull off their climactic stunt, the film's been undone by its ungainly mix of heavy-handed comedy and melodrama.
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A must see movie!!

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Silly, sad, & thought provoking

By Momom
Yes, it's not the movie to answer the worlds problems but it defiantly was worth watching. Many good scenes of love, heart wrenching mothers stories of their greatest fears and women being women....

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Rated PG-13 | For Thematic drug material, some sensuality and violent images