Four Eyed Monsters
Four Eyed Monsters (2005)

One couple's rocky road toward togetherness is mapped in this comedy drama which melds elements of documentary and fiction. Arin (Arin Crumley) is a struggling independent filmmaker who pays the rent by shooting and editing wedding… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 23, 2005
DVD Release Date: August 4, 2009
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Critic Score: 80% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
John Monaghan
Detroit Free Press

While some audience members will dismiss it as so much navel-gazing, those closer to their 20s should appreciate how the movie speaks to a generation whose most intimate communications routinely come through the Internet.

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J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

This diaristic relationship drama by New York video artist Arin Crumley and animator Susan Buice is so playful and imaginative that only at the very end... does its narcissism become off-putting.

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Kam Williams
Upstage Magazine

A semi-autobiographical docudrama which is the first film to convey the nature of dating since the advent of

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Laura Kern
New York Times

This innovative chronicle of a truly modern romance conveys, in a painful, darkly humorous way, a variety of ultra-identifiable truths.

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Caroline Palmer
Village Voice

A fresh, witty, and contemporary take on the perennial boy-meets-girl story.

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Eric Monder
Film Journal International

The movie spends much too much time on Buice and Crumley's pathetic backgrounds and neither actor is up to the demands of the script.

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Robert Koehler

Fascinating if overly self-involved Slamdance entry is among the few U.S. pics that deliberately smudges the line between non-fiction and invention.

Ken Fox
TV Guide

Charming homemade movie is a surprisingly successful experiment in collaborative creativity.

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Cherryl Dawson and Leigh Ann Palone

There are some amusing moments, but then the fun wears off and you're left thinking, is that all there is?

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William Goss
Unique blend of modern romance and technology.