Walking and Talking
Walking and Talking (1996)

A Manhattan woman struggles with loneliness in the face of her best friend's imminent marriage in this well-received independent comedy from first-time writer-director Nicole Holofcener. Amelia (Catherine Keener) feels isolated because… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: May 21, 2002
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

A romantic comedy about NY yuppies, who are always on the telephone, set in the West Village, idealized by Holofcener as a cozy neighborhood with no violence, drugs, or harrassment.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...the main emphisis appears to be on making the characters sound "clever" and "witty."

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A funny and fetching drama about friendships between women.

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Matt Bailey
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

If any of Nicole Holofcener's films were to appeal to a male audience (or at least provide the fewest squirm-inducing moments to it), it would be Walking and Talking.

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Clint Morris
Moviehole

An intriguing insight into the big R

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Other than being a pleasant and enjoyable film, it doesn't really have much to say about relationships.

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Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

Superbly well made; great performances.

Brandon Judell
Critics Inc./America Online

a totally charming, though lightweight, look at a childhood friendship

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Flixster Audience Score: 71% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
I thought this movie was sweet. I don't get the title, however. I like Catherine Keener quite alot...not sure that I have ever seen a movie with her in it… More
Michael Gildea
I don't recall being so filled with hatred when watching a movie. This proves the indie movement wasn't all good.
Daniel Parsons
"Oh my god, this sponge that I'm washing the dishes with is unbelievable... oh my god it smells like a hotdog! It's disgusting... and I… More