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Metascore

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90
Although there is real pain and suffering in It All Starts Today, it is too impassioned, too brisk and too embracing of life and human foibles to be depressing.
90
Film.com
A terrific piece of neo-realistic filmmaking.
90
Variety
A warm, often invigorating and ultimately moving ode to community values.
88
New York Daily News
It's an amazing slice-of-life story that will make you want to rush home and hug the kids.
88
Mr. Showbiz
An intensely involving, Ibsen-esque human drama populated by complex, sympathetic heroes.
75
Chicago Sun-Times
A tender and passionate protest, not without laughter, by Bertrand Tavernier -- a director who is not only gifted but honorable.
75
San Francisco Chronicle
This is a film about small victories, huge defeats and finding the will to keep fighting.
75
Christian Science Monitor
Tavernier's compassionate views and long filmmaking experience shine through this eloquently acted drama.
75
New York Post
Well worth seeing for the terrific performances.
60
A superb performance from Torreton, easily one of the finest actors working in France today.

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