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Zidane is 11 years old and doesn't like his new home in Brooklyn. Working in his parents' laundromat after school, he collects every stray quarter he finds in the hopes of buying a one-way ticket back to Morocco. With the help of his friend, Jamal, who is also 11 and an immigrant from Yemen, he tries to make his way home. . .

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 38%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"You've probably been to parties like this, even if you wish you hadn't: languid all-nighters filled with vaguely recognizable music and vaguely employed artists."
‑ Jeannette Catsoulis, New York Times
"It's all terribly self-referential."
‑ Jorge Morales, Village Voice
"A wonderful debut feature from critic-turned-filmmaker Matt Zoller Seitz."
‑ Phil Hall, Film Threat
"There's nothing especially new or interesting about the guests, the party or the movie."
‑ V.A. Musetto, New York Post
"Watching their petty dramas unfold is remarkably like being a fly on the wall at a get-together that goes on too long but yields a couple of priceless anecdotes that make the experience seem worthwhile -- at least in the retelling."
‑ Maitland McDonagh, TV Guide's Movie Guide
"The people are mostly attractive, and the acting is credible, but the story goes absolutely nowhere"
‑ Steve Rhodes, Internet Reviews
"By the final fade-out, there have been only two or three resolutions, positive or negative, to the erotic and emotional alliances made during the party itself; the rest is mere flirting and self-promotion."
‑ Andrew Sarris, New York Observer
"An intimate, intoxicating chamber piece."
‑ Nick Schager, Slant Magazine
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