Monogamy Reviews

June 12, 2011
Monogamy asks us to root for lovers who seem disinterested in their own future.
May 30, 2011
I walked away from the film disappointed, but there are some powerful ideas and performances buried somewhere in here, underneath the performance art itches.
April 1, 2011
Jones has little to do besides look fed up, and justifiably so.
March 31, 2011
The conceit is a decent idea for a thriller, if not a terribly original one, but Shapiro loses the rhythm with a plodding story and a pat ending we can see coming a mile away.
March 25, 2011
Despite the pseudo-vrit style, the convincing improvised dialogue, and its intimations of Blow-Up and The Conversation, Monogamy never quite makes a full commitment.
March 24, 2011
There are certain filmmakers who should have their Cassavetes card revoked, and on the evidence of "Monogamy,'' Dana Adam Shapiro has joined their ranks.
March 18, 2011
You may just want to forget about any sort of cinematic monogamy and find another movie to see.
March 16, 2011
A bit dirty and scattered, the film fails to offer any payoff for its crawling plot and salacious promises.
March 11, 2011
I reached the outer limits of my endurance level after 25 minutes, but you may make it to an hour.
March 9, 2011
[An] irksome dither of an indie drama...
March 9, 2011
Monogamy is pure monotony.
March 5, 2011
Framed as a relationship-on-the-skids drama, Monogamy is instead a shallow and unconvincing look at male psychosexual pathology.
February 16, 2011
A painfully dull plunge into the suffocating self-absorption that seems to be killing modern romance: Ask not what your relationship can do for you, but what you can do for your relationship, kiddos!