Fireworks Wednesday (Chaharshanbe-soori)
Fireworks Wednesday (Chaharshanbe-soori) (2006)

Iranian director Asghar Farhadi's third feature, Chahar Shanbeh Suri (aka Fireworks Wednesday), follows Rouhi (Taraneh Alidoosti), a betrothed woman who works for a local housekeeping agency. When she accepts an assignment cleaning the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: April 22, 2008
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Peter Bradshaw
Guardian

This is a thoroughly engrossing and densely textured drama, showing Farhadi's cool skill in dissecting the Iranian middle classes and the unhappiness of marriage.

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Josh Larsen
LarsenOnFilm

...a depressing introduction to the duplicity of adulthood.

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Jonathan Hutchings
After being blown away by A Separation, I decided to delve into director Asghar Farhadi's oeurve. Fireworks Wednesday, centers around familiar terrain: a… More