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"Topped by a fine cast, a first-rate script by Nick Hornby and tight direction by Lone Scherfig, the film is a smart, moving but not inaccessible entry in the coming-of-age canon."Hollywood Reporter "AN EDUCATION offers a thrilling new star and remarkable actress in Carey Mulligan..."Rolling Stone [A] wonderfully fresh and original coming-of-age tale....[T]he director, Lone Scherfig and the screenwriter, the incomparable Nick Hornby, have created a classic star-is-born occasion for a young English actress named Carey Mulligan.Wall Street Journal 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[A] quiet miracle of a movie....Prepared to be wowed by Carey Mulligan, whose sensational, starmaking performance as Jenny ignited film festivals from Sundance to Toronto."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's virtually flawless with perfect and precise screenwriting, direction, production, costume design and soundtrack, and the ensemble cast is ideal."Box Office 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Through stellar performances, clever writing and exquisite cinematography, the story is fresh and thoroughly captivating."USA Today "[A] sprightly and slippery new film adapted from a short, sharp memoir by the British journalist Lynn Barber..."New York Times "Ms. Mulligan, who is 24, has a way of endearing herself with little more than a lilting phrase....It's her own way, and she's her own special edition of a dazzling new star."Wall Street Journal "AN EDUCATION is brutally candid about class in ways that never feel didactic or heavy-handed. It captures with tenderness and wit the exquisite ache of growing up..." -- Grade: A-A.V. Club "[A] transporting, ruefully tender coming-of-age drama....The movie, in a palette of cloudy blues, is adapted from a vivid memoir by British journalist Lynn Barber..."Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 4 -- "Romantic and wonderfully entertaining....What transforms AN EDUCATION is Mulligan, who has that rare gift of enlisting us on her side and making us like her."Chicago Sun-Times "The British actress Carey Mulligan delivers a quietly astonishing performance in AN EDUCATION, a beguiling little film..."Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- [With] compassionate direction from Lone Scherfig, terrific period detail and, above all, a spectacularly winning turn from newcomer Carey Mulligan in the lead role -- AN EDUCATION is a constant delight."Total Film Included in Los Angeles Times's "Best Films Of 2009" -- "A smart, sophisticated coming-of-age story...beautifully captured..."Los Angeles Times Ranked #4 in Rolling Stone's "The 10 Best Movies Of 2009" -- "Lone Scherfig mines a great Nick Hornby script for every wickedly crafted nuance."Rolling Stone77.3958

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"Topped by a fine cast, a first-rate script by Nick Hornby and tight direction by Lone Scherfig, the film is a smart, moving but not inaccessible entry in the coming-of-age canon."Hollywood Reporter "AN EDUCATION offers a thrilling new star and remarkable actress in Carey Mulligan..."Rolling Stone [A] wonderfully fresh and original coming-of-age tale....[T]he director, Lone Scherfig and the screenwriter, the incomparable Nick Hornby, have created a classic star-is-born occasion for a young English actress named Carey Mulligan.Wall Street Journal 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[A] quiet miracle of a movie....Prepared to be wowed by Carey Mulligan, whose sensational, starmaking performance as Jenny ignited film festivals from Sundance to Toronto."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's virtually flawless with perfect and precise screenwriting, direction, production, costume design and soundtrack, and the ensemble cast is ideal."Box Office 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Through stellar performances, clever writing and exquisite cinematography, the story is fresh and thoroughly captivating."USA Today "[A] sprightly and slippery new film adapted from a short, sharp memoir by the British journalist Lynn Barber..."New York Times "Ms. Mulligan, who is 24, has a way of endearing herself with little more than a lilting phrase....It's her own way, and she's her own special edition of a dazzling new star."Wall Street Journal "AN EDUCATION is brutally candid about class in ways that never feel didactic or heavy-handed. It captures with tenderness and wit the exquisite ache of growing up..." -- Grade: A-A.V. Club "[A] transporting, ruefully tender coming-of-age drama....The movie, in a palette of cloudy blues, is adapted from a vivid memoir by British journalist Lynn Barber..."Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 4 -- "Romantic and wonderfully entertaining....What transforms AN EDUCATION is Mulligan, who has that rare gift of enlisting us on her side and making us like her."Chicago Sun-Times "The British actress Carey Mulligan delivers a quietly astonishing performance in AN EDUCATION, a beguiling little film..."Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- [With] compassionate direction from Lone Scherfig, terrific period detail and, above all, a spectacularly winning turn from newcomer Carey Mulligan in the lead role -- AN EDUCATION is a constant delight."Total Film Included in Los Angeles Times's "Best Films Of 2009" -- "A smart, sophisticated coming-of-age story...beautifully captured..."Los Angeles Times Ranked #4 in Rolling Stone's "The 10 Best Movies Of 2009" -- "Lone Scherfig mines a great Nick Hornby script for every wickedly crafted nuance."Rolling Stone77.3958

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"[An] unusual and unusually moving film..."Los Angeles Times "[I]n its irreverence, pain and underplayed poeticism, it matures into a film worth loving. Life-affirming." Uncut Ms. Scherfigs film is full of life, which is an odd thing to say about a story that turns on death.Wall Street Journal76.75341

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3 stars out of 4 -- "ONE DAY has style, freshness, and witty bantering dialogue."Chicago Sun-Times "[S]urprisingly profound....The central concept, so absorbing as a literary device, translates surprisingly well to the screen."USA Today "Scherfig makes the most of each segment, cleverly introduced by on-screen titles that blend into each new scene. She zeroes in on quick dialogue exchanges or transitional elements to establish new situations and priorities..."Hollywood Reporter 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Hathaway] brings a vulnerable edge to her prickly character....ONE DAY isn't a story about the big moments -- it's about the almost-moments, the near misses..."Total Film0.3568949

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3 stars out of 4 -- "ONE DAY has style, freshness, and witty bantering dialogue."Chicago Sun-Times "[S]urprisingly profound....The central concept, so absorbing as a literary device, translates surprisingly well to the screen."USA Today "Scherfig makes the most of each segment, cleverly introduced by on-screen titles that blend into each new scene. She zeroes in on quick dialogue exchanges or transitional elements to establish new situations and priorities..."Hollywood Reporter 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Hathaway] brings a vulnerable edge to her prickly character....ONE DAY isn't a story about the big moments -- it's about the almost-moments, the near misses..."Total Film0.3568949

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3 stars out of 4 -- "ONE DAY has style, freshness, and witty bantering dialogue."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Hathaway] brings a vulnerable edge to her prickly character....ONE DAY isn't a story about the big moments -- it's about the almost-moments, the near misses..."Total Film "Scherfig's polished period piece smoothes out some of the novel's rougher edges...but also infuses it with the same warmth, wit and understatement the director brought to her 2008 adaptation of Lynn Barber's AN EDUCATION."Sight and Sound "[S]urprisingly profound....The central concept, so absorbing as a literary device, translates surprisingly well to the screen."USA Today "Scherfig makes the most of each segment, cleverly introduced by on-screen titles that blend into each new scene. She zeroes in on quick dialogue exchanges or transitional elements to establish new situations and priorities..."Hollywood Reporter0.3568949

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