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The Road Home (Wo de fu qin mu qin) Reviews

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May 4, 2010
In the spirit of the best nostalgic village pics, only one thing happens, and yet it turns out to mean everything to its characters.
March 30, 2006
Mantendo seus habituais comentários políticos em segundo plano, Yimou narra uma história de amor simples, mas tocante, trazendo Zhang Ziyi numa performance absolutamente adorável.
| Original Score: 4/5
January 15, 2005
For the way it gave me room to ponder, for the gift of its colors, and for the delicate performance by Zhang Ziyi... it's one of my favorite films of 2001.
Read More | Original Score: A
March 2, 2004
About love acutely desired in youth and fiercely remembered in old age… delicately simple and emotionally satisfying.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
November 7, 2003
Zhang Ziyi, who is considered to be the movies new queen of kung-fu shows that she can do more than just kick *** here.
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
March 11, 2003
It's a simple story but lovingly told and pleasant to watch.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
July 12, 2002
A touching little pleasure. The story is about as uncomplicated as it can get, and the visuals and the performance of Zhang Ziyi are there for the audience to simply soak-in.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
May 25, 2002
"The Road Home" takes the subject of love and presents it in its purest form. A stunning and beautiful meditation
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
February 8, 2002
A celebration of the power of love.
December 26, 2001
A touching love story without a cynical bone in its body.
Full Review | Original Score: B
December 16, 2001
Well-made tripe.
Full Review | Original Score: capsule
November 27, 2001
...The images are unsupported by storytelling of any particular gravity...
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
August 24, 2001
If this film's coda doesn't move you to tears, you'd better make an appointment with your cardiologist.
August 20, 2001
A layered, delicately but surely romantic tribute to the simplicity and grace of a bygone era.
Read More | Original Score: 4/4
July 27, 2001
Its fine acting -- especially by Zhang Ziyi -- and its visual artistry trigger deep emotions, despite a simple story.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
July 23, 2001
A sumptuous treat.
July 23, 2001
An old-fashioned and heartfelt film.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
July 20, 2001
A straightforward, emotionally honest drama.
July 19, 2001
Celebrates a beauty and heroism around us that we often miss in both our movies and our lives.
Read More | Original Score: 4/4
July 19, 2001
Zhang Yimou focuses so frequently on Ziyi's face in extreme close-up that she sticks like a daguerreotype to your retina -- and then your heart.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
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