White Reindeer
White Reindeer (2013)

Christmastime is looking swell for pretty, unassuming real-estate-agent Suzanne Barrington: she just sold a house to a nice swinger couple; her weatherman husband Jeff scored a sweet new job; and her favorite holiday is quickly approaching.… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: December 6, 2013
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89%
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Critic Score: 89% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Lewis
San Francisco Chronicle

A film about grief and Christmas cheer that reveals a big heart without pulling its darkly comic punches.

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Bilge Ebiri
New York Magazine/Vulture

The White Reindeer is a deliberately awkward little movie, and it's a hard one to shake.

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Henry Northmore
The List

White Reindeer is too downbeat and maudlin to become a true Xmas classic but offers an interesting alternative with a vaguely heart-warming message about muddling through the trials and tribulations of our flawed and fragile lives.

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Peter Keough
Boston Globe

Luckily, [Clark] has a cast that elevates the puerility into genuine pathos and absurdity.

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

A cool, kinky tale of sudden bereavement, sexual adventure and hard-won hope.

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Brent Simon
Shockya.com

Features a nice lead performance... but flat and unimaginative stagings don't much help the argument that White Reindeer is in any way an artful metaphor.

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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

Hollyman takes this woman's barely controlled dignity on a quietly brave, revealing ride.

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Calum Marsh
Film.com

Clark rarely seems interested in anything that might be expected.

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Todd Jorgenson
Cinemalogue.com

... takes a satirical look at the grieving process and the perceived healing power of the season, while adding a few twists that are frequently shocking and hilarious.

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Flixster Audience Score: 50% Flixster User Reviews
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'White Reindeer'. Three parts wickedly dark humour, one part emotional; a lovely take on grief. Hollyman's face conveys a lot!
Anthony Le
Wow. What is there to say about this film. There's definitely competition between this, and Loveless Zoritsa for the worst film I've seen this week. I… More