Twin Falls Idaho
Twin Falls Idaho (1999)

Identical twin brothers Mark Polish and Michael Polish have written, directed, and starred in an emotional romance about a prostitute who falls in love with Siamese twins. The Polish Brothers play the conjoined twins Blake and Francis… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: January 18, 2000
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78%
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84%


Critic Score: 78% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

What makes it so haunting is the sensitivity to its lead characters and their unusual plight.

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Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

The Polish brothers make an auspicous debut, and establish a tone -- like it or not, they've delivered on it since then.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The film got caught up too much in the tragedy of the twin's life without coming up with much more than heavy symbolism for its answers.

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Anton Bitel
Eye for Film

shares its themes with Dead Ringers and A Zed & Two Noughts, even if it is not as disturbing as the former, as downright weird as the latter, or as intelligent as either.

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Beth Accomando
KPBS.org

Beautiful, hypnotic film about Siamese twin brothers.

David N. Butterworth
rec.arts.movies.reviews

A sad, fascinating, and profoundly moving portrait of two individuals who have learned, not by choice, to live together.

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Judith Egerton
Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY)

Shares some themes with Lynch's The Elephant Man.

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Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

...straddles the stylistic gulf between David Lynch and the Coen brothers. It is a creepy film, beautiful in odd and disturbing ways.

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Dustin Putman
DustinPutman.com

Twin Falls Idaho is flawed in many ways but its virtues also cannot be denied.

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Flixster Audience Score: 84% Flixster User Reviews
Red Lats
Is an unusual movie. Its true, what you remember after the movie ends is the twins whispering in each other's ears.
Anthony Valletta
God bless the Polish brothers.
Curtis Lilly
Not a bad movie. The twins were fun to watch. Overall I don't give it more because I didn't connect with anyone, and I felt like I was supposed be… More
Leo L
A personal favorite.
Chris Weber
Extremely compelling and intriguing. It's a haunting film, but not in an unwatchable way. It's haunting in mmore of a darkly poetic way. What makes it… More
Moe E
The first offering from the Polish brothers is interesting, albeit a little slow at times. Francis and Blake Falls are a pair of conjoined twins holed-up in a… More