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Big Sur

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

November 01, 2013 (Limited)

Director :

Michael Polish

Starring :

Jean-Marc Barr, Kate Bosworth, Josh Lucas, Radha Mitchell, Stana Katic, Anthony Edwards, Henry Thomas, Neal Cassady, Balthazar Getty, Patrick Fischler, John Robinson

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Don't waste your weekend watch this movie.    Readers  Be the 1st!

“..not exactly a hagiography, Polish's film isn't a tragedy, either - it's just an uneventful afternoon spent with a dozing rummy..”
by Michael Atkinson [Village Voice]
1 of 5

“..it's a work that accurately expresses the awfulness of narcissistic self-destruction..”
by Nick Schager [Time Out New York]
“..an intuitive approach to this literary classic yields dividends for both style and performance..”
by Justin Lowe [Hollywood Reporter]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by David Lee Dallas [Slant Magazine]
Reviewed by Guy Lodge [Variety]

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