You Won't Miss Me
You Won't Miss Me (2010)

A kaleidoscopic film portrait of Shelly Brown, a twenty-three-year-old alienated urban misfit going through a hard time. Starring Stella Schnabel, featuring Rene Ricard and introducing other notable New York personalities, the film gives… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 10, 2010
DVD Release Date: May 16, 2011
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Critic Score: 64% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

The movie achieves its own nervy sensitivity about youthful urban despair.

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Eric Kohn

The pointlessness of it all is the point, which combines the strengths and flaws of the movie into a provocative, challenging contradiction-just like Shelly herself.

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Joseph Jon Lanthier
Slant Magazine

A safely stylized orgy of generic juvenile malaise.

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Kyle Smith
New York Post

Never amounts to anything more than a rambling, studenty exercise in undergraduate cinema vérité.

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Nick Pinkerton
Village Voice

[You Wont Miss Me] leads off with a scene that lets you know right away that you're in the good hands of a young director sensitive to the idiosyncratic details that breathe life into a movie.

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Brent Simon
Shared Darkness

A woozy, quasi-experimental travelogue through twentysomething malaise, anchored by a superb turn from Stella Schnabel, daughter of filmmaker Julian.

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

For all its many irritations, You Wont Miss Me has undeniable punch, a frayed energy that feels janglingly unstable.

Leslie Stonebraker
New York Press

Russo-Young has elevated style so far above content that she has lost the plot

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Avi Offer
NYC Movie Guru

A poignant, true-to-life portrait of an emotionally scarred, lonely and depressed soul struggling to grow up in this often cold, alienating world. Stella Schnabel delivers a raw, captivating performance.

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Flixster Audience Score: 64% Flixster User Reviews
Walter M.
"You Won't Miss Me" starts with Shelly(Stella Schnabel, who also co-wrote) being told by her therapist that she is not mentally ill enough to… More