Living Out Loud
Living Out Loud (1998)

In this dramatic comedy, Judith Nelson is suddenly single after discovering her husband has been having an affair. Judith stews, plans, plots, and fantasizes, but she can't decide what to do with her life until she meets singer Liz… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: November 20, 2001
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59%
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63%



Critic Score: 59% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Unoriginal, with one-dimensional characters.

Daniel M. Kimmel
Variety

This feminist comedy shot through with fantasies about the travails of newly single womanhood strikes some rich chords, but doesn't quite put together a complete tune.

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Maria Garcia
Film Journal International

If you live in Manhattan, you know women like Judith (Holly Hunter), the 40-something, Upper East Side divorce who put her ex-husband through medical school.

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James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

the kind of movie that hasn't been produced very often since Jill Clayburgh retired from the screen... Hunter, it should be said, fills Clayburgh's high heels quite nicely, convincingly veering from neurotic to erotic...

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Betty Jo Tucker
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

'Living Out Loud' presents the delightful surprise of Danny DeVito as a romantic lead. And he also sings!

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Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

... there is always a market for these kid of sleek, superficial movies about the redemptive power of being true to your own nature

David N. Butterworth
rec.arts.movies.reviews

A wonderfully crafted movie that has the resourcefulness to encourage Holly Hunter to dance, Danny DeVito to sing, and Queen Latifah to act.

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Sean Axmaker
Seattle Weekly

... made up of magical moments of revelation that are the film's strength as well as its ultimate weakness.

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Dustin Putman
DustinPutman.com

A wonderful film from beginning to end, one that is honest, genuinely funny, and poignant.

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Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

The smooth, soothing soundtrack could not be a better fit for the laid-back, low-key, unforced appeal of the film.

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Flixster Audience Score: 63% Flixster User Reviews
Leigh Ryan
Great movie...
Lanning : )
Mahalo, Joanna, this was a good one. Danny DeVito. Truly underrated. This is worth seeing just because of his performance. <p> For those flixster… More

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