Crossing Delancey
Crossing Delancey (1988)

The life of an independent young New York woman is turned topsy turvy when her traditional Jewish grandmother employs a yente (professional matchmaker) to find the girl an appropriate husband. Unfortunately, the last thing the young lady… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: February 6, 2007
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Critic Score: 90% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...an affable, thoroughly charming little romance that benefits substantially from Amy Irving's compelling performance.

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Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews

a real charmer

Boo Allen
Denton Record Chronicle (TX)

Charming, almost sweet love story in which two young Manhattan natives find love in unexpected places.

Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

A wonderful, refreshingly simple romantic comedy set amongst a cozy Manhattan backdrop,

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Speaks softly but delivers some provocative observations on sexual politics, family pressures, loneliness, single life, love, and romantic fantasies.

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

The film's light tone and Amy Irving's likable performance compensate up to a point for Joan Micklin Silver's technical deficiencies.

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Niki Patton
Martha's Vineyard Times (Massachusetts)

A well directed and sensitive portrayal of match-making in the 20th century

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Flixster Audience Score: 80% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
pulls you in and charms you
Lesley N
Sweet rom-com based on a play (which usually makes - as it does here - for a good script) about two Jewish New Yorkers being set up by the local match-maker.… More