"...Marc Shaiman's score deftly bends finger-popping lounge jazz with velvety orchestral swoons, while Jeff Cronenweth's cinematography approximates the bold, viscous tones of old-fashioned Technicolor..."
New York Times
"...Playfully synthetic....McGregor, who has so much heart that he puts feeling into his jokes, is wonderfully charming..."
"...The real fun lies in its vibrantly hued flair, with a wink and nod to the cheesy fun of Doris Day-Rock Hudson movies like PILLOW TALK..."
"...Vividly shot....The film offers plenty of visual treats..."
"...Fortunately, as with everything else in the movie, the casting is a resounding triumph..."
"...Pitched halfway between tribute and parody, DOWN WITH LOVE expertly replicates the Technicolor excess of the Day/Hudson era..."
"...The film has an ease of touch that belies the tremendous effort that went into its making..."Sight and Sound
"...True to the formula, but with a twist, it's a comic charmer..."