Lost in America
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 96%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Amusing satire on yuppies having a mid-life crisis."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"This sharply observed satire about disillusioned yuppies is Brooks' chef d'oeuvre and first commercial success, a film with an hero that's less obnoxious than the usual and a wonderful partner too, played by Julie Hagerty"
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"New Yorkers have Woody Allen. Middle America has Albert Brooks."
‑ Jonathan R. Perry, Tyler Morning Telegraph (Texas)
"There is no santy claus"
‑ David Poland, Hot Button
"It is, I think, Brooks' masterpiece -- nothing inessential, one great scene after another, just flat-out perfect. Stanley Kubrick was an Albert Brooks fan for a reason."
‑ Rob Gonsalves, eFilmCritic.com
"An amusingly bumpy ride."
‑ Nick Schager, Lessons of Darkness
"Depends on your Albert Brooks' tolerance. Mine is low."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"In this well-realized and very relevant movie, Brooks manages to make us ponder the quiet desperation of our working lives and the sharp edges of our fantasies."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
"A complete joy from start to finish! See it before you take to the wide-open road!"
‑ Clint Morris, Tsunami Magazine
"One Albert Brooks' best, laughs throughout."
‑ Steve Crum, Kansas City Kansan
"A movie whose parts are greater than its whole. There are some great moments in this film, but the overall structure is jarring, especially the way it just suddenly ends."
‑ Larry Carroll, Countingdown.com
"So good throughout that the film easily had the potential to be great."
‑ Dustin Putman, DustinPutman.com
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