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Cloud Atlas

Overview


Genre :

Action, Adventure

Release Date :

October 26, 2012

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Tom Tykwer, Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski

Starring :

Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Jim Broadbent, Hugo Weaving, Jim Sturgess, Bae Doona, Ben Whishaw, Susan Sarandon, Hugh Grant, Keith David, David Gyasi, Zhou Xun, James D'Arcy

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

“..the sky's not the limit in this well made but dramatically diffuse art house blockbuster..”
by Jordan Mintzer [Hollywood Reporter]
1 of 4

“..it isn't as complicated as it thinks..”
by Kyle Smith [New York Post]
2 of 4

“..is pop spiritualism, comic-book grandiosity, Zen for dummies. I can't say I didn't enjoy it on some level, but it's not the level of universal wisdom the Wachowskis and Tykwer would have us be on..”
by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
3 of 4

“..is consistently challenging, frequently entertaining and occasionally maddening..”
by Peter Howell [Toronto Star]
2.5 of 4

“..is a movie about everything, but that's the same as a movie about nothing..”
by Rafer Guzman [Newsday]
2.5 of 4

“..Cloud Atlas left me feeling disconnected..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
3 of 5

“..Cloud Atlas is going to be far and away the most divisive film of 2012, but I don't think it's possible to fault it for shortage of chutzpah..”
by Tim Robey [Daily Telegraph]
2 of 5

“..at 163 minutes Cloud Atlas carries all the marks of a giant folly, and those unfamiliar with the book will be baffled. Yet it's hard to wholly condemn the directors' ambition - this is fast-paced and cleverly assembled, with the best of the performances..”
by Henry Barnes [The Guardian]
2.5 of 4

“..a consistently tangled experience - captivating and frustrating, occasionally enjoyable to piece together, and sometimes a slog..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]
Review rate : C-
Reviewed by Kevin Jagernauth [The Playlist]
2.5 of 5
Reviewed by Glenn Kenny [MSN Movies]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Liam Lacey [Globe and Mail]
Reviewed by Nick Pinkerton [Village Voice]

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