South Solitary
South Solitary (2010)

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 31, 2010
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Glenn Dunks
Onya Magazine

It's a dull and lifeless movie that doesn't have a place in the landscape of Australian cinema of 2010.

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Giles Hardie
Sydney Morning Herald

South Solitary is perfect for those who prize art for its own sake and a perfect example of why the rest of Australia is afraid of Australian films.

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Philippa Hawker
The Age (Australia)

The film's restraint and its embrace of uncomfortable, spiky characters are deceptive elements; there is a quiet audacity about South Solitary that's an unexpected pleasure.

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Anton Bitel
Eye for Film

a moody period piece whose titular location is all at once tangibly real and evocatively figurative.

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Sandra Hall
Sydney Morning Herald

It was Shirley Barrett who discovered Miranda Otto's gift for screen comedy and it is Barrett who is responsible for its re-emergence. It's been in hiding for a long time.

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Nick Dent
Sunday Mail (Australia)

This is a lovely film: droll, endearing and poignant, with an intoxicating sense of place that seeps into your pores

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Tim Martain
The Mercury

It is a beautiful thing to watch, even if the pacing feels a bit lopsided.

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Julie Rigg
MovieTime, ABC Radio National

South Solitary walks a fine line between tender drama and rueful comedy. As with all good tightrope acts, you can't take your eyes away for a minute.

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Leigh Paatsch
Herald Sun (Australia)

Though beautifully acted and shot, South Solitary looks sure to be regarded as a decided acquired taste by many film goers.

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Flixster Audience Score: 66% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
Not at all the type of movie I would normally choose, but I loved "Love Serenade", and I was interested to see this one by the same director, and also… More