What Alice Found
What Alice Found (2003)

A na´ve woman is lured into the world's oldest profession in this independent drama. Alice (Emily Grace) is a woman in her early twenties who still isn't sure what she wants to do with her life; unhappy at home with her mother and… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: December 5, 2003
DVD Release Date: September 21, 2004
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Critic Score
68%
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47%

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Critic Score: 68% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A modest, nicely acted road movie.

Scott Von Doviak
Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com

It plays like a walk on the wild side dreamed up in a Starbucks.

Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

Ivey is fascinating, cooing nonstop in a cozy Southern accent, friendly and accepting, but also observant and oddly unknowable. It's a performance that even gets better on second viewing.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This amateur film looks more like a TV show than a movie.

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Gary Dowell
Dallas Morning News

An almost constantly surprising coming-of-age film with a dark twist that manages to take the high road with what is well-exploited material.

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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

Sweet, suspenseful, funny, poignant -- and adult.

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Cherryl Dawson and Leigh Ann Palone
TheMovieChicks.com

What we found is a bleak, but interesting look into a world where the line is blurred between good people and bad. Judith Ivey's performance is the real jewel of the film.

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Todd McCarthy
Variety

A solid character piece that deftly probes the complicity of both sides in a morally dubious relationship.

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Scott Foundas
L.A. Weekly

Bell forces us to see characters from the proverbial wrong side of the tracks in a distinctly human light, neither ennobling nor pitying.

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Laura Kelly
South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Assisted by the harsh immediacy of digital video, writer-director A. Dean Bell puts forth his material with utter objectivity.

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Flixster Audience Score: 47% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
What a nice surprise! I had my doubts that a low budget film about a lot lizard would be good, but I found this is an interesting movie. Good acting, and a good… More
Mark Abell
A gritty tale of a young woman who makes a series of bad choices and discovers that what she was running from wasn't as bad as she thought. The story is a… More
Doctor Strangeblog
Ultra low-budget yet effective road movie as Alice, an awkward "New Hampshah" teenager, travels to Florida with a seemingly normal Southern couple… More