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A Brooklyn cigar shop is the setting for this drama from director Wayne Wang that interweaves the stories of several characters that have fractured family relationships in common. Harvey Keitel is Auggie Wren, poetic owner of the Brooklyn Cigar Company, a store that he considers the center of the world -- a place where all of humanity eventually parades through. One of his regular customers is Paul Benjamin (William Hurt), a writer and a broken shell of a man whose pregnant wife was shot and killed near the store. When Paul's life is saved one day by a young black man named Rashid (Harold… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 93%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A deceptively quiet film that celebrates ordinary life as well as the art of storytelling."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"Puff away, and breathe in the smoke while it lasts."
‑ Michael Dequina, TheMovieReport.com
"Talky melodrama... you know you're watching an "Art Movie.""
‑ Christopher Null, Filmcritic.com
"You just want to draw it....and never let it out. Great movie."
‑ Clint Morris, Moviehole
"Quirky, offbeat treat."
‑ Carol Cling, Las Vegas Review-Journal
"Enjoyably quirky character study."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"brilliantly evocative"
‑ Rich Cline, Shadows on the Wall
"Simples e envolvente, o filme traz personagens inteligentes e articulados que merecem nossa atenção - e o elenco é fantástico."
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
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