Tuesday, 1 July 2014

I'm So Excited!

You either loved it or loathed it. Worst score of the season.

Feedback score was 63%:
A Loved it!
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A Really funny!
A Camp as Christmas. Loved it!
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A ¡Estupendo!
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C 3 Star. OK
C Well... Somewhat unexpected. Funny in parts and dialogue a bit too fast – missed the picture a bit.
C Far fetched
C ENTERTAINING BUT NOT AS FUNNY AS I EXPECTED
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C Certainly different from the usual film society offerings. Unlike any flight I've ever been on (unfortunately!)
C I really enjoyed it and found it funny. Liked the way we got to find out about peoples' lives, all nicely intertwined.
D What! Not seen a Pedro Almodovar like that before.
E Could not connect with characters. Cared even less.
E Maybe you have to be in the mood.
E Did not find it very funny and content too distasteful for my taste. — Sorry.
E RUBBISH!
E Awful. What a sad way to end your season with that!

On-line:

Rotten Tomatoes - 37% Audience feedback
http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/im_so_excited/

Peter Bradshaw, Guardian "genial and good-natured comedy of sex" 3 Stars
http://www.theguardian.com/film/2013/may/02/im-so-excited-review

Philip French, Observer “slight yet droll commentary on post-crash Spain”
http://www.theguardian.com/film/2013/may/05/im-so-excited-review

IMDB – 5.7 out of 10.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2243389/

Anthony Quinn, Independent “There's nothing exciting about Pedro Almodóvar's zany sex comedy” 1 Star
http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/reviews/film-review-im-so-excited--theres-nothing-exciting-about-pedro-almodvars-zany-sex-comedy-8601529.html