Here and There
Here and There (2010)

Robert (character actor David Thornton) is a grumpy burned-out musician, trying to survive in Manhattan. When his fed-up friend Rose (Thornton's real-life wife Cyndi Lauper in a small role) throws him out of her apartment, the destitute… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 13, 2010
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Natasha Senjanovic
Hollywood Reporter

Deserves all the attention it can get.

V.A. Musetto
New York Post

The Here and There script is borderline clichéd, and it makes getting a US visa seem way too easy.

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Robert W. Butler
Kansas City Star

A quietly amusing minimalist tale of a grouch who finds he's still capable of pleasure.

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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

Lungulov's touch is delicate, even piercingly so, and his direction of actors, especially Thornton and Karanovic, is beautifully nuanced.

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David Fear
Time Out

The big question isn't whether middle-aged romance will bloom, but rather, how much sub-Jarmusch deadpan humor and pathos can you take?

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Rob Thomas
Wisconsin State Journal

In a way, the fact that the grey, austere Serbian city is such an odd choice for the middle-age romance "Here and There" is one of the film's charms.

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Daniel M. Gold
New York Times

In the end, the film has more than a few moments that linger: like slivovitz, it sneaks up on you.

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Eric Hynes
Village Voice

There's pleasure in watching the conceit unfold, which is sweetened by an unexpectedly poignant payoff.

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Amber Wilkinson
Eye for Film

Although teetering on the brink of soppiness in places, and treading a well-worn path, the soft-in-the-middle script is lifted immeasurably by towering performances.

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Cynthia S.
This awkward, unusual indie drama caught me by surprise. Right from the start I was drawn in, and I'm not even sure why. It's very slow moving, and… More
Deb S
David Thornton plays a depressed, middle-aged 52 year old NYC jazz musician Robert who suffers from what might be called a musical version of writer's… More