Women in Trouble Synopsis
A pregnant porn star (Carla Gugino) becomes trapped in an elevator with a neurotic woman.
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New York Post

By Kyle Smith
Delivers plenty of smart dialogue and devises a number of excellent reasons to photograph his cast in situations that suggest the working...
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70

Los Angeles Times

By Kevin Thomas
The sexual humor is often bawdy, and Gutierrez goes right up to the edge of camp.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

Gutierrez's script can't supply female characters as believable as Almodovar's, but in the director's chair he gives his cast room to...
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70

Variety

By Joe Leydon
A wildly uneven but compulsively watchable mix of high camp and grand passions, soap opera and softcore sex. Very much in the deliriously...
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58

The A.V. Club

By Scott Tobias
What does it all mean? Nothing much greater than the sum of its seriocomic vignettes. To that end, Women In Trouble tends to sputter to...
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40

Village Voice

By Melissa Anderson
Awkwardly mixes blue material with sob stories.
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30

The New York Times

By Manohla Dargis
The amateurish production values might be pardonable if the clichés -- the hard-core porn star with the soft heart, the therapist who needs...
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20

Time Out New York

By David Fear
Even if Women in Trouble didn’t keep bringing to mind a superior artist, the film would still be badly written (DOA tangents about...
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20

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Writer-director Sebastian Gutierrez seems to think his characters are oh-so-edgy, and maybe they would be -- if it were 1982.
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Women in Trouble

By bturgut
I would say that the plot starts off a bit all over the place, though towards the middle it becomes much more obvious that it was not just a random set of events thrown together. The dialogs are...

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Rated R | For for sexual content including strong dialogue, and for language