Rolling Stone

“TRULY AN EXHILARATING GIFT. Funny, touching and vital, it’s a serious pleasure. IT’S TIME TO REALIZE THAT IRA SACHS IS A MODERN MASTER.”

-- Peter Travers

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The New York Times


-- A.O. Scott

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The Village Voice

“A TENDER CHARMER. A showcase scene set in an acting class dazzles so much that I applauded at my screening.”

-- Alan Scherstuhl

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Entertainment Weekly

“A simple story that feels rich and honest from any perspective. There’s one dazzling extended take that, in terms of spectacle, embarrasses every other movie this summer.” 

-- Kevin P. Sullivan

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New York Magazine 

“LUMINOUS. BIG-HEARTED FILMMAKING. If Martin Scorsese was the quintessential auteur of New York in the 1970s and ’80s, and Spike Lee that of New York in the late ’80s and ’90s, then Ira Sachs is gradually becoming the quintessential auteur of today’s New York” 

-- Bilge Ebiri



“A gem. Tenderly observed. Brimming with truths about modern life.” 

-- Peter Debruge