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3 stars out of 5 -- "It's a provocative, promising set-up..."Total Film24.75619

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"...A fast-paced, creditable B-movie....Freeman does demonstrate a mastery..."New York Times "...[The] handling is brisk and economical....Melissa Leo is a sweet heroine and her plight towards the end of the film carries with it genuine tension..."Variety24.75619

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"A Sundance hit that is both absorbing and bleak, FROZEN RIVER is anchored by powerful performances, believable scenarios and excellent writing."USA Today "This intense indie drama of unlikely female partners involved in a smuggling operation on the Canadian border is a bracing character study."Los Angeles Times "In FROZEN RIVER, Leo's acting has a brittle severity and power. Every moment of her performance feels torn from experience, and so does the movie, which finds a suspense in broken lives that are hanging in the balance." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Melissa Leo delivers a beautifully understated performance as Ray Eddy....Writer/director Courtney Hunt keeps her bearings on Leo, granting the actress unparalleled latitude to evolve a character..."Box Office "A spellbinding thriller, yes, but even more a portrait of economic struggle in desperate times."Chicago Sun-Times "Everyone at the center of FROZEN RIVER is standing on the edge of a chasm of despair....In the darkness, Hunt chooses instead of hope and redemption to go for reality, and that turns out to be a gift that is both brave and rare."Los Angeles Times "Leo is a revelation, turning what could've been kitchen sink clichs into a tiny miracle of human resilience." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 5 -- "Leo and Upham make an unlikely double act in a finely written, well-played film with a striking plot and setting. Hunt's clearly a name to watch..."Total Film24.75619

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"A Sundance hit that is both absorbing and bleak, FROZEN RIVER is anchored by powerful performances, believable scenarios and excellent writing."USA Today "This intense indie drama of unlikely female partners involved in a smuggling operation on the Canadian border is a bracing character study."Los Angeles Times "In FROZEN RIVER, Leo's acting has a brittle severity and power. Every moment of her performance feels torn from experience, and so does the movie, which finds a suspense in broken lives that are hanging in the balance." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Melissa Leo delivers a beautifully understated performance as Ray Eddy....Writer/director Courtney Hunt keeps her bearings on Leo, granting the actress unparalleled latitude to evolve a character..."Box Office "A spellbinding thriller, yes, but even more a portrait of economic struggle in desperate times."Chicago Sun-Times "Everyone at the center of FROZEN RIVER is standing on the edge of a chasm of despair....In the darkness, Hunt chooses instead of hope and redemption to go for reality, and that turns out to be a gift that is both brave and rare."Los Angeles Times "Leo is a revelation, turning what could've been kitchen sink clichs into a tiny miracle of human resilience." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 5 -- "Leo and Upham make an unlikely double act in a finely written, well-played film with a striking plot and setting. Hunt's clearly a name to watch..."Total Film24.75619

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Williams and Ferrera emphasize the heartache of coming home in their Iraq War drama THE DRY LAND, and the result is a worthy family melodrama for the Iraq War generation."Box Office "[O'Nan] gives a quietly riveting performance as an Iraq-war veteran who comes undone after he returns home..." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly24.75619

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Williams and Ferrera emphasize the heartache of coming home in their Iraq War drama THE DRY LAND, and the result is a worthy family melodrama for the Iraq War generation."Box Office "[O'Nan] gives a quietly riveting performance as an Iraq-war veteran who comes undone after he returns home..." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly24.75619

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"Craig Johnson's tender indie comedy, TRUE ADOLESCENTS, examines the interim passage of male lives when time is nervously frittered away and the future looms through the mist like a giant scary question mark."New York Times24.75619

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"Leo's performance still compels, creating a fragile woman in whom the urge to control is fueled by barely managed pain."Sight and Sound24.75619

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"Leo's performance still compels, creating a fragile woman in whom the urge to control is fueled by barely managed pain."Sight and Sound24.75619

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