Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon
Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon (1970)

Upon completing Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon, a tearful Liza Minnelli declared publicly that she would never, ever work with tyrannical director Otto Preminger again. Worse luck for her: Junie Moon contains what may well be… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: May 11, 1970
DVD Release Date: August 16, 2016
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Critic Score: 22% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Vincent Canby
New York Times

Preminger doesn't direct movies as much as he makes frontal assaults on them.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

It succeeds, among other things, in making human entertainment out of a rather unlikely story.

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TV Guide

A scarred young woman, a paraplegic homosexual, and an epileptic decide to throw in their lots together in this earnest comedy-drama. Sound like fun? It isn't.

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Variety Staff
Variety

All this is well mounted and lensed but sans the right dramatic flourishes to get human depth, melodramatic gusto or humane symbolism into the right focus.

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Time Out

The script is little but a series of smart aleck exchanges/platitudes.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Never is fun.

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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader

The style hesitates between no-stops melodrama and glacial reserve without really finding a meaningful perspective on the action.

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Peter Canavese
Groucho Reviews

I'll say this for Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon. It's a film that takes a big roll of the dice. Is it wrenching? Is it wacky? Well, it's definitely weird.

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Flixster Audience Score: 7% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
Dated drama of three misfits still offers some fine acting by Liza Minnelli as a scarred, both physically and emotionally, young girl. Made just before Cabaret… More