Quiet City
Quiet City (2007)

In Aaron Katz's idiosyncratic and unpredictable drama Quiet City, Georgian Jamie travels from her Atlanta home to Brooklyn, to visit her friend Samantha. When Jamie arrives, however, Samantha seems to have disappeared from her residence… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 29, 2008
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64%


Critic Score: 88% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

Formally impressive but tedious.

V.A. Musetto
New York Post

A talkfest like this is ripe for disaster, but Quiet City succeeds thanks to its two leads, Erin Fisher as Jamie and Cris Lankenau as Charlie. They're attractive and likable, and they hold our interest throughout.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's a wonderfully goofy movie that was a fun watch.

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Nathan Rabin
AV Club

In place of Before Sunrise's verbal fireworks, the aptly named Quiet City offers something more like linguistic sparklers -- modest, yes, but charming all the same.

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Mark Holcomb
Time Out New York

Proof positive that life's mundanities are even more tedious projected onto a movie screen.

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Anton Bitel
Film4

Quiet City may be modest in budget and muted in its ambitions, but for anyone who imagines that truly independent American cinema is dead, this most chaste of romances is a quiet film worth shouting about.

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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News

Although the movie is hardly more ambitious than its young protagonists, there's a lot of value in a lazy day. Quiet City knows where to find it.

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Andrew O'Hehir
Salon.com

A contemplative widescreen experience that views its landscape -- the borderline-industrial hipster neighborhoods of Brooklyn, N.Y. -- with painterly patience.

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Shawn Levy
Oregonian

Quiet City is a slight film, but it's so pure and precise and honest that it takes on stature beyond its actual size. As a work of art, it makes a big noise indeed.

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Flixster Audience Score: 64% Flixster User Reviews
Luke Baldock
Couple meet by chance, they talk, go to the park, visit friends, go to an art gallery and then a party. That's all there is to it, plenty of dialogue which… More

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