Intermission (2003)

A raucous story of the interweaving lives and loves of small-town delinquents, shady cops, pretty good girls and very bad boys. With Irish guts and grit, lives collide, preconceptions shatter and romance is tested to the extreme. An… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: August 1, 2003
DVD Release Date: October 19, 2004
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Critic Score: 73% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: An edgy and energetic ensemble story.

Anthony Lane
New Yorker

The great thing about Intermission is that you barely have time to spot the gaps.

Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer

Intermission bursts with the energy of a documentary filmed on the run with a stolen camera.

Nick Rogers

"Intermission" is a bloke-and-smoke spin on "Love, Actually." It's for women seeking a romantic comedy that doesn't reduce relationships to cutesy-poo homilies. By adding shootouts and car chases, it's slso for guys who are just not that into goo, either.

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Geoff Pevere
Toronto Star

Not real Irish, but the movie kind: the latest to stumble off the [John] Ford assembly-line.

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Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel

Intermission is the first movie in ages to show us what Irish native Hollywood star Farrell is capable of.

Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

A direção bem-humorada e a montagem ágil exploram bem o ótimo roteiro e o elenco impecável.

Stephen Cole
Globe and Mail

Such are the dangers of teaching foreign cultures to yelp like Reservoir Dogs.

Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press

One of those films that should keep you entirely entertained but that disappears from memory almost immediately.

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A gritty Irish Love Actually. No, you heard right...

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Flixster Audience Score: 76% Flixster User Reviews
Alice Shen
Lots of great stories and plots and reveals and quirks and weirdnesses, but I can't say I remember much of it all.
Michael S
entertaining and witty Irish ensemble piece.
Conner Rainwater
A very interesting ensemble drama. I loved a lot about most of the stories, but there were some that were not so great. It had a great sense of humor thrown in… More
Al S
A fresh, stylish, funny, and furiously entertaining and original comedy. It pack's humor, crime, violence and love into one leathal dosage of Trainspotting… More
Luke Baldock
After one of the greatest and most unexpected openings to a film I've ever seen the film is off to a good start. It begins as though it may be some kind of… More
Aaron Neuwirth
First there's Pulp Fiction, then there's Guy Ritchie movies, then some other stuff, then there's the Irish Pulp Fiction, this movie.