Smoke
Smoke (1995)

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… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: March 4, 2003
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93%
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89%



Critic Score: 93% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

A deceptively quiet film that celebrates ordinary life as well as the art of storytelling.

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Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

Puff away, and breathe in the smoke while it lasts.

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Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Talky melodrama... you know you're watching an "Art Movie."

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Clint Morris
Moviehole

You just want to draw it....and never let it out. Great movie.

Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Quirky, offbeat treat.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Enjoyably quirky character study.

Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

brilliantly evocative

Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Simples e envolvente, o filme traz personagens inteligentes e articulados que merecem nossa atenção - e o elenco é fantástico.

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Flixster Audience Score: 89% Flixster User Reviews
Melvin White
Paul Benjamin: if you're gonna die, what's more important, a good smoke or a good book. So he smoked his book. "Where there's smoke...… More
John Ballantine
There is a scene where Harvey Keitel does a monologue that goes on for what seems like ten minutes. The camera is still and all we are doing is watch a man… More
Anthony Lawrie
Interweaving storeys with a cigar shop as a central point that all the various characters have in common. An Intriguing and often random people study, highly… More
Lesley N
Literary film about a group of people, centred around a New York tobacconist and scripted by Paul Auster. You can tell an author wrote the script as… More
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]"Smoke" takes place in 1990 in the mythical land of Brooklyn where Auggie(Harvey Keitel) is the proprietor of a neighborhood… More
Stephen Earnest
Reminiscent of some of Jim Jarmusch's work, "Smoke" is an incredibly touching motion picture that focuses on the lives of several different… More