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A Cry in the Dark

The story of the drama 'Cry in the Dark' in Australia is based on the recent case of Lindy Chamberlain, the mother who said her infant daughter had been dragged and killed by a wild Australian dog named Dingos. But after investigating the matter, they questioned the mother's words and accused her of killing her daughter and became a public opinion issue.
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Time Out
January 26, 2006
Streep (the best thing she has done in ages) carries it along.
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March 04, 2004
Streep is a sensation....haunting stuff
Empire Magazine
December 19, 2011
The powerful performances and sharp script augment this revealing human drama.
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Los Angeles Times
December 19, 2011
Streep and Neill are the film's perfectly matched thoroughbreds. But the film is neither a double star turn nor the best kind of courtroom drama; it is a sort of epic mosaic of national character.
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F5 (Wichita, KS)
July 08, 2004
Remarkably even-handed; Streep's much-touted performance distracts.
Chicago Sun-Times
January 01, 2000
Streep's performance is risky, and masterful.
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Nick's Flick Picks
September 25, 2004
Admirably off-putting performance by Streep in a reasonably involving Australian court drama.
New York Times
August 30, 2004
Streep ... plays Lindy Chamberlain with the kind of virtuosity that seems to redefine the possibilities of screen acting.
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Washington Post
January 01, 2000
Streep -- yes, with another perfect accent -- brings her customary skillfulness to the part. It's not a showy performance, but the heroine's internal struggle seems to come from the actress' pores.
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TV Guide
July 30, 2003
A poignant family-in-crisis drama aided by spectacular performances from Streep and Neill.
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June 30, 2005
Meryl Streep gives another stellar performance in this fact-based Australian drama about a working class woman accused of killing her daughter.
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Chicago Reader
December 19, 2011
Streep's beauty and talent and director Fred Schepisi's intelligence are both shown to best advantage, without easy points or grandstanding.
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IMDb: 7
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