Certified Copy Abbas Kiarostami's deft conversational drama ( Certified Copy ) has the appeal of a middle-aged Before Sunrise . In Tuscany, an English art historian (William… Certified Copy Abbas Kiarostami's deft conversational drama ( Certified Copy ) has the appeal of a middle-aged Before Sunrise . In Tuscany, an English art historian (William… 2011-03-11 PT106M Drama Romance Juliette Binoche Jean-Claude Carriere William Shimell IFC Films
Movie Review

Certified Copy (2011)

Juliette Binoche, Certified Copy | LUMINOUS BEAUTY Juliette Binoche in Certified Copy
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LUMINOUS BEAUTY Juliette Binoche in Certified Copy
EW's GRADE
A-

Details Limited Release: Mar 11, 2011; Length: 106 Minutes; Genres: Drama, Romance; With: Juliette Binoche; Distributor: IFC Films

Abbas Kiarostami's deft conversational drama (Certified Copy) has the appeal of a middle-aged Before Sunrise. In Tuscany, an 
 English art historian (William Shimell) spends a long, rambling day with a Frenchwoman (Juliette Binoche) who came to hear him lecture. Then an enchantingly odd thing happens: The two start to pretend they know each other...and suddenly the playacting turns real. They do know each other, and the movie, like an art-house Vertigo, passes through a looking glass. The end will haunt you. (Also available on cable via on demand) A–

Originally posted Mar 09, 2011 Published in issue #1146 Mar 18, 2011 Order article reprints
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