God Is Great and I'm Not
God Is Great and I'm Not (2002)

The star of Jean-Pierre Jeunet's 2001 hit Amélie, Audrey Tautou is cast in this romantic comedy as Michèle, a 20-year-old model who has just broken up with her boyfriend and is mired in an identity crisis. Although her life appears to… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 8, 2002
DVD Release Date: May 11, 2004
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Critic Score: 24% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Silly and superficial, with annoying characters.

Ellen Fox
Chicago Tribune

You could watch a heroine barrel into a messy romance all day, provided that she's a lot less dopey than this, but few of Michele's foibles make us sympathize with her.

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Matt Weitz
Dallas Morning News

Although God Is Great addresses interesting matters of identity and heritage, it's hard to shake the feeling that it was intended to be a different kind of film.

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Jordan Hiller

Bailly intends to dissect the fragile psyche of a free spirited non-Jewish fashion model,but for me, the important subject of the film is Francois, a quasi-handsome Jewish veterinarian living in Paris, who has a latent but ongoing identity crisis.

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Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune

The film is a confusing melange of tones and styles, one moment a romantic trifle and the next a turgid drama.

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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

This off-putting French romantic comedy is sure to test severely the indulgence of fans of Amélie.

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Jules Brenner
Cinema Signals

There's much to criticize about this somewhat farcical romantic comedy, but the talent, beauty and pixieish whimsy of Audrey Tautou isn't one of them.

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Marta Barber
Miami Herald

The plot grows thin soon, and you find yourself praying for a quick resolution.

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Kate Sullivan
L.A. Weekly

Audrey Tatou has a knack for picking roles that magnify her outrageous charm, and in this literate French comedy, she's as morning-glory exuberant as she was in Amélie.

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Christopher Null

It's barely got enough material for a 24-minute episode of Friends, let alone enough juice to solve the mysteries of the universe.

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Flixster Audience Score: 37% Flixster User Reviews
Spencer S.
I had high hopes for this, as every Audrey Tatou film I have ever seen has been especially cute and quirky, but I still don't know what to make of this… More
Leigh Ryan
What a freakin' odd relationship the leads have.... crazy.
Curtis Lilly
Well, watching this many french Audrey Tautou movies was bound to lead me to a bad one. Totally lame movie about a girl who tries to be Jewish to be with some… More