A near-perfect, timeless movie which will be responsible for many tears and yeast infections. Languid small-town living is captured perfectly, as is the tentative romance between the leads. I can't think of any substantive criticism until the last 25 minutes, when the movie becomes sloppy, less a climax than a dissipation. Also, personally, I should have liked to see a sliver more of sexuality, which is oddly lacking. But it's good. Watch it.