My Blueberry Nights
My Blueberry Nights (2007)

After a rough break-up, Elizabeth sets out on a journey across America, leaving behind a life of memories, a dream and a soulful new friend; a cafe owner--all while in search of something to mend her broken heart. Waitressing her way… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: May 16, 2007
DVD Release Date: July 1, 2008
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Critic Score: 48% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Though well filmed, My Blueberry Nights is a mixed bag of dedicated performers working with thin material.

Peter Howell
Toronto Star

[A] flaky disaster.

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Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune

Fans of Chinese director Wong Kar Wai's dreamy, romantic films will find My Blueberry Nights a luscious treat, although newcomers to his world of sensuous longing will no doubt wonder what all the fuss is about.

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Daniel Kasman

A refresher, deep-breath after the fractured convolution in production and final result of his last film, "2046"...

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Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail

The casting problem starts with the movie's lead, Norah Jones.

Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald

The bad news about My Blueberry Nights is that it feels like an exaggeration to call it an actual movie.

Julie Washington
Cleveland Plain Dealer

An unexciting script leaves a sour taste.

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Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel

It's not the pie that is meant to make this watchable, it is Wai's greatest gift, observing people, little slices of life in New York, Memphis or Nevada. Unfortunately in this case, those slices don't add up to a meal, or even dessert.

Michael Phillips
Chicago Tribune

Only in flashes does Wong Kar-Wai let you forget about the relentless, meticulous beauty long enough to lose yourself inside it.

Fernando F. Croce

The too-neat screenplay doesn't allow for nearly as much improvisation as Wong's earlier Hong Kong reveries, but this impressionistic canvas is still profoundly sensuous and floridly vulnerable

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Flixster Audience Score: 61% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
This is my second time watching this. I really want to like it more than I do. The lighting and scenes are pretty, it really is beautifully shot. What lets it… More
Jake ....
First and foremost, who would ever have guessed that Norah Jones is really pretty devent as an actress on top of being an incredible musician and vocalist? Some… More
Daniel Perry
Terminally uneven film. It's charming in New York, purple in Memphis - though David Strathairn shines as a drunk who can't get over the end of his… More
Bruce Bruce
A Chick Flick is my guess, didn't hold my interest. Young Girl breaks up with Boyfriend and ends up making a friend in a cafe with owner, but before it… More
Michael Gildea
My Blueberry Nights is a movie that is astonishing if only in the sense that it talks you out of liking it. Its cast is reasonably impressive but director Kar… More
Dead Angel
Liked this romantic movie. The ending was pretty gross. I mean I don't mind kissing or anything like that but you'll see what I was talking about.