An Unfinished Life
Fleeing from her violent boyfriend who abuses her and treats her badly, Jean, a young beautiful widowed, has traveled to the farm of her father in law, Einar, who does not welcome them, as he thinks Jean is responsible for his son's death in a car accident, but finally, he accepts to host them only for one month, through this time, they learn how to forgive each other.
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Critics Of "An Unfinished Life"
May 09, 2007 It's any director's job to tell the actors how to feel, but never a good idea to ask the same of the audience.
Xan Brooks Guardian
June 24, 2006 There's something strangely poignant about watching Robert Redford trying to be Clint Eastwood.Read in Source
Peter Howell Toronto Star
September 24, 2005 The picture has no discernible reason for being. It's impossible to identify with characters who seem so fond of their own misery, they can't be bothered to communicate even the most basic facts about themselves.Read in Source
Felix Vasquez Jr. Cinema Crazed
April 29, 2009 Sure, it's a glorified Hallmark movie with a great cast, but in spite of it all, An Unfinished Life struck a chord with me.Read in Source
Stephanie Zacharek Salon.com
September 09, 2005 The picture is outrageously predictable and somewhat poky, but there's also something admirably bold about the way it so adamantly demands we swallow its hokum.Read in Source
Mark Kermode Observer (UK)
January 20, 2007 There's a touching subplot about Redford's relationship with Morgan Freeman's crippled ranch-hand, and some nonsense about the capture and liberation of an enigmatic bear.Read in Source
Paul Clinton (CNN.com) CNN.com
September 12, 2005 Manages to be both moving and poignant largely because of the superb acting, cinematography and direction.Read in Source
Kam Williams Princeton Town Topics
July 16, 2007 A modern-day Western from Lasse Hallstrom which doesn't measure up to the best of the three-time Oscar-nominee's work, but is, nonetheless, a beautifully filmed panoramic production with a plot compelling enough to recommend.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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