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Year
2009
Runtime
141 min.
Director
Jaco Van Dormael
Genres
Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Rating *
7.8
Votes *
192,188
Checks
13,715
Favs
2,033
Dislikes
229
Favs/checks
14.8% (1:7)
Favs/dislikes
9:1
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  1. Brantastic16's avatar

    Brantastic16

    Am I the only one who didn't like it? It's was crippled by its own ambition and overstuffed with too many ideas, none of which were really anything new. The time-shifting narrative was really jumpy and made the film feel disjointed. It was just really unfocused. At times it felt over-stylized and pretentious and at other times, bland. I can't say I downright hated it though. I can respect that the director at least tried to make something extraordinary, even if the execution wasn't quite up to par for me. At least he didn't just take the easy way out by settling for mediocrity like the majority of Hollywood films. However, it's flaws can't be ignored. I would give it a 5/10 (which is a negative rating, since I use Rotten Tomatoes' rating system). 9 years 3 months ago
  2. eduaudy's avatar

    eduaudy

    tottaly super-estimated.. the dialogues, the scenes.. everything is so cliche... ugh 5 years 11 months ago
  3. lachyas's avatar

    lachyas

    Simply staggering. One of the finest cinematic achievements of the last decade. 7 years 2 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #21 in Belgian Film Award - Best Film
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