Thomas in Love (Thomas est amoureux)
Thomas in Love (Thomas est amoureux) (2000)

Thomas Thomas is a 32-year-old man suffering from acute agoraphobia. For eight years, he has neither left his home nor let anyone in. His only contact with other people is through the computer screen, which allows a two-way audio-video… More

Rated: NC-17
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Release Date: August 3, 2000
DVD Release Date: December 31, 2002
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Critic Score: 69% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A quirky but amusing social commentary on human disengagement.

Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel

A film in which the camera's point of view never changes can start to feel claustrophobic. But the originality of the concept and the quality of the performances help to compensate.

Rick Groen
Globe and Mail

Innovative and thoughtful.

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Ted Murphy

"Thomas in Love" can be chalked up as a noble failure.

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Michael Wilmington
Chicago Tribune

The last few minutes of this movie are strangely moving. What leads up to them is shot through with dark humor and scathing satire.

Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

It duplicates Thomas' miserable world so well we want to escape it as urgently as Thomas does.

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Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

A sex film for the Bill Gates age, and it's about as sexy as Gates, too.

Norman Wilner
Toronto Star

Thomas In Love never develops beyond an interesting exercise in style over story.

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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

A good story about a fellow who really needs to leave his room.

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Steve Schneider
Orlando Weekly

What's surprising is how easy it is to sit still for.

Flixster Audience Score: 83% Flixster User Reviews
Linda K. T.
The film title and the cover may seem awkward. But this picture is much more than just a character in love. The ways in which the film is presented is unique.… More