Read My Lips
Read My Lips (2002)

Young secretary Carla is a long-time employee of a property development company. Loyal and hardworking, first to arrive and last to leave, Carla is beginning to chafe at the limitations of her career and is looking to move up. But as a… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: July 22, 2003
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Critic Score: 97% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A clever and offbeat character study about two people discovering each other.

Geoff Pevere
Toronto Star

Audiard has created one of those rare, commercially released movies that trades in actual, honest-to-god surprise.

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Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel

It's neither as romantic nor as thrilling as it should be. But it offers plenty to ponder and chew on as its unusual relationship slowly unfolds.

Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

May be the finest thriller/romance hybrid of the new century.

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Rick Groen
Globe and Mail

Having changed into action gear, the picture never looks back, leaving two people who seemed wonderfully unique to do things that are cinematically trite.

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Nick Rogers
Suite101.com

Crawling onto the razor's edge with bare hands, Jacques Audiard's film generates daringly uncomfortable, psychologically dangerous heat rarely found in romance of any stripe. Exhilaratingly paced, cleverly suspenseful and tastefully erotic.

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Joshua Tanzer
Offoffoff

Like the Vertigo-inspired Chinese film Suzhou River, it pays homage to Hitchcock without copying, and the results are original and thrilling in their own right.

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Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald

See it now, before the inevitable Hollywood remake flattens out all its odd, intriguing wrinkles.

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Jean-François Vandeuren
Panorama

Un film en constante progression démarrant sur la note d'un drame exceptionnel pour se terminer sous les traits d'un des suspenses les mieux nantis des années 2000

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Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

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Daniel Parsons
Superb Hitchcockian thriller with a fantastic double act in Emmanuelle Devos & Vincent Cassel, who are both excellent. The film is unbearably tense,… More
Kyle S
I really loved this movie, a beautiful yet gritty romance/thriller. One of the best movies I have seen lately. Both Vincent Cassel and Emmanuelle Devos gave… More

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