Delicacy
Delicacy (2012)

Audrey Tautou is Nathalie, a beautiful, happy, and successful Parisian business executive who finds herself suddenly widowed after a three-year marriage to her soul mate. To cope with her loss, she buries herself and her emotions in her… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: September 25, 2012
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Critic Score: 63% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Joe Williams
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Although there's some meat on the menu, "Delicacy" ends up as lightly sugared and as gently bent as a fortune cookie.

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J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

Their princess-frog courtship has some funny moments, but the trauma and ongoing adjustment of someone losing a spouse is downplayed too much for the story to be entirely convincing.

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Matt Kelemen
Las Vegas CityLife

Foenkinos brothers' balance of light comedy and moody desperation is conveyed with a breezy cinematic style

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Trevor Johnston
Time Out

It never hits the target, but its sincerity is surely preferable to the machine-tooled slickness of Hollywood models.

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Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

A charming French love story about a beautiful widow and the schlub who loves her.

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Tom Glasson
Concrete Playground

Audrey Tautou stars in a light but charming French tale of 'Beauty and the Bumbling'.

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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

"Delicacy" isn't going to set anybody's psyche on fire with its insights into grieving and emotional recovery, but as a crepe-thin romantic snack, it has its moments.

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Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune

From its very title, it's clear that "Delicacy" aims to be a sweet, light French trifle. That it is.

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Jim Schembri
3AW

A satisfying, feather-light serving of romantic whimsy.

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Flixster Audience Score: 57% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalhães
This romantic comedy (?) is really pointless and confusing. Tautou is obviously not beautiful as the movie wants you to accept, while her character's… More
Walter M.
In "Delicacy," Nathalie(Audrey Tautou) and Francois(Pio Marmai) are madly in love. That is undone when Francois is fatally hit by a car while jogging… More
Mark Abell
A delightful romantic film, starring the very talented Audrey Tautou as a woman who throws herself into her work after the death of her young husband. the… More