Consensus Comparison: Jealousy, Abuse of Weakness August 16, 2014

A very busy week. 10 new releases were covered, one somewhat belated (Step Up All In), another which took 17 years to reach the states (Level Five). Your Must See Movies this week are all from France: Jealousy, Abuse of Weakness and Level Five.

Philippe Garrel’s Jealousy

Rotten Tomatoes: 73 | 15 reviews

Metacritic: 68 | 14 reviews

Critics Round Up: 83 | 21 reviews

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Catherine Breillat’s Abuse of Weakness

Rotten Tomatoes: 86 | 22 reviews

Metacritic: 79 | 9 reviews

Critics Round Up: 89 | 19 reviews

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Chris Marker’s Level Five

Rotten Tomatoes: 100 | 10 reviews

Metacritic: 91 | 6 reviews

Critics Round Up: 100 | 7 reviews

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Phillip Noyce’s The Giver

Rotten Tomatoes: 30 | 100 reviews

Metacritic: 46 | 31 reviews

Critics Round Up | 45 | 5 reviews

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Patrick Hughes’ The Expendables 3

Rotten Tomatoes: 34 | 128 reviews

Metacritic: 35 | 33 reviews

Critics Round Up: 45 | 5 reviews

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Lenny Abrahamson’s Frank

Rotten Tomatoes: 90 | 72 reviews

Metacritic: 76 | 22 reviews

Critics Round Up: 73 | 10 reviews

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Kim Ki-duk’s Moebius

Rotten Tomatoes: 77 | 31 reviews

Metacritic: 66 | 16 reviews

Critics Round Up: 75 | 12 reviews

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Michael Winterbottom’s The Trip to Italy

Rotten Tomatoes: 87 | 53 reviews

Metacritic: 76 | 22 reviews

Critics Round Up: 75 | 11 reviews

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Todd Douglas Miller’s Dinosaur 13

Rotten Tomatoes: 76 | 33 reviews

Metacritic: 67 | 22 reviews

Critics Round Up: 85 | 5 reviews

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Trish Sie’s Step Up All In

Rotten Tomatoes: 41 | 37 reviews

Metacritic: 45 | 17 reviews

Critics Round Up: 63 | 6 reviews

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