Gypsy 83
Gypsy 83 (2001)

What can help one woman overcome the fears, anxieties, and traumas of a lifetime? Perhaps the music of Stevie Nicks? Gypsy (Sara Rue) is a woman in her mid-twenties who is still emotionally stuck in adolescence; her job (at a drive-through… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: November 23, 2004
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Critic Score: 54% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: This coming-of-age story of alienated youth is too familiar.

Philip Wuntch
Dallas Morning News

The film's two main characters are definitely worth knowing, but the movie takes them on a predictable odyssey.

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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

It is clear that as a filmmaker Todd Stephens, like his heroes and heroines, is determined to be true to himself.

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Nathaniel Rogers
Film Experience

The true joy of this indie stems from the well observed friendship between Gypsy and her Goth plaything, Clive. The chemistry between the two young actors is near-wondrous.

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Walter V. Addiego
San Francisco Chronicle

A mostly undistinguished addition to the long list of films about alienated and self-pitying young people.

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Chuck Wilson
L.A. Weekly

Eventually turns into pathos-clogged sludge, but before that, features a string of shrewdly observed encounters.

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Chris Barsanti
Cineman Syndicate

By the end, you'll wish to never see another flowing scarf or hear another Fleetwood Mac song ever again.

Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

The film's main appeal stems from the two main characters, whose close relationship is well-conveyed and moving.

Robert Koehler
Variety

Saga is especially sapped of its appeal and energy by the toxically charmless titular character whose central obsession -- dressing up like Stevie Nicks and singing her material -- is curiously wedged between comedy and oddity.

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Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

Plenty of melodrama but precious little truthfulness...a very provincial item that probably shouldn't have ventured across the state line.

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Flixster Audience Score: 78% Flixster User Reviews
Kylie B
I both like and dislike this film. I love Clyde and Gypsy, but I hated the shit they got put through, and that the ending was more realistic than a proper happy… More
Leo L
Great.
vieras esine
Clive <3
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]"Gypsy 83" is about the token outsiders of Sandusky, Ohio. Gypsy(Sara Rue) is a 25 year old Stevie Nicks clone(I'm actually… More