Dancer, Texas Pop. 81
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 80%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Tim McCanlies' charming feature directorial debut evokes the spirit of Capra's Depression comedies and Thornton Wilder's Our Town, without the nostalgia or sentimentality of those works."
‑ Emanuel Levy, Variety
"I don't care if it's a weekend-long slice of life in an incredibly scenic hick town with no major plot line; in fact, that's what I liked most about it."
‑ Karina Montgomery, Cinerina
"Highly entertaining and credibly performed"
‑ Clint Morris, Moviehole
"By no means an earth-shattering, important film, but it is quiet and entertaining."
‑ Dustin Putman,
"A spiffy valentine to small-town America."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
"The characters and their emotions are painted with a big, sloppy brush. Texas-sized."
‑ David Luty, Film Journal International
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