Very Annie Mary
Very Annie Mary (2001)

A Welsh woman is belatedly forced to come out of her shell when poor fortune befalls her family and friends in this kitchen-sink comedy. Annie Mary (Rachel Griffiths) is a woman in her early thirties who seems never to have finished growing… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 2001
DVD Release Date: March 9, 2004
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Critic Score: 32% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: An exercise in strained whimsy and saccharine sentiment.

Tom Sime
Dallas Morning News

The movie would seem less of a trifle if Ms. Sugarman followed through on her defiance of the saccharine.

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Lou Lumenick
New York Post

Odd and weird.

Christopher Tookey
Daily Mail (UK)

Amateurish, ineptly written, poorly acted and crudely directed.

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Edward Guthmann
San Francisco Chronicle

A bit too eager to please.

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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

Very Annie-Mary is familiar but winningly funny and good-hearted.

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Pam Grady

If the predictability of bland comfort food appeals to you, then the film is a pleasant enough dish.

Jan Stuart

It is not the first time that director Sara Sugarman stoops to having characters drop their pants for laughs and not the last time she fails to provoke them.

Stephen Holden
New York Times

Yet another entry in the sentimental oh-those-wacky-Brits genre that was ushered in by The Full Monty and is still straining to produce another smash hit.

Ed Scheid
Boxoffice Magazine

A frustrating combination of strained humor and heavy-handed sentimentality.

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Flixster Audience Score: 81% Flixster User Reviews
Leo L
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Quirky and delightful. A real joy.