Total Film - 02/01/2011 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film's gorgeous to look at and Binoche is as luminous as ever."
Los Angeles Times - 03/11/2011
"[A] lovely labyrinth of a film....The two-hander's teases and twists carry an electric charge, particularly in the riveting performance of Juliette Binoche..."
New York Times - 03/11/2011
"The Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami's delicious brain tickler, CERTIFIED COPY, is an endless hall of mirrors whose reflections multiply as its story of a middle-aged couple driving through Tuscany carries them into a metaphysical labyrinth."
A.V. Club - 03/10/2011
"[T]he film's slow-building, eventually overwhelming emotional pull gives CERTIFIED COPY its shape and pace." -- Grade: A
Chicago Sun-Times - 03/16/2011 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Binoche and Shimell always stay in the moment, and never signal us what they're up to."Kiarostami is rather brilliant in the way he creates off-screen spaces..."
Entertainment Weekly - 03/18/2011
"Abbas Kiarostami's deft conversational drama has the appeal of a middle-aged BEFORE SUNRISE." -- Grade: A-
A British author and a French art-gallery owner form an intimate bond after a chance meeting in a quaint Southern Tuscany village in director Abbas Kiarostami's dialogue-driven drama.