Two Lovers

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Joaquin Phoenix indie is a boring, self-indulgent melodrama.

R 2009 110 minutes

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age 13+

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A very good movie about a man in love with two women. Well done.

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age 17+

I shook my head throughout

Boring, boring boring. When will movie makers get the idea that the relationships in a movie need to make sense like real life. Otherwise there is no magic. There is no basis for either of the characters (Paltrow - Phoenix) to be attracted to one another. Just like that stupid movie "Knocked Up". Nothing works in this film and there was nothing revealed or discovered nor did I learn anything other than people do stupid things when they are hard up. Also, remind me never to move to Brooklyn. This movie gives it a bad name.

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