Ne Te Retourne Pas (Don't Look Back)
Ne Te Retourne Pas (Don't Look Back) (2009)

Not to be confused with the legendary D.A. Pennebaker documentary of the same name, this mind-bending psychological drama from France stars Sophie Marceau as Jeanne, a fairly well-adjusted wife, mother of two children, and author whose… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 16, 2010
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Mike D'Angelo
AV Club

Don't Look Back leans hard on a conventionally atonal musical score and cheap shock cuts, as well as some dubious special effects.

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Chris Cabin
Filmcritic.com

Anyone expecting more than the pleasure of seeing two of Europe's most ravishing actresses, Sophie Marceau and Monica Bellucci, sharing the same scene ... should brace for disappointment

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Peter Brunette
Hollywood Reporter

"Don't Look Back" begins promisingly. Seemingly obsessed with surfaces, the camera restlessly searches for hints and clues among the fragments we see, even before we know there's a mystery.

Brian Orndorf
BrianOrndorf.com

There are two wonderful performances to savor here, but the film itself doesn't hold much of a lasting impact despite a convincing parade of hysteria.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...feels as though it were pulled out of David Lynch's pile of (justifiably) rejected screenplays.

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Jonathan Romney
Screen International

Don't Look Back, an initially intriguing, ultimately incoherent mind-bender.

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Flixster Audience Score: 42% Flixster User Reviews
Aditya Gokhale
Marina de Van's 2009 French thriller "Don't Look Back" actually had potential! If only the promise shown in the first half of the movie had… More
JY Skacto
Marina de Van's <i>Ne Te Retourne Pas</i> comes in the form of a mystery drama with some intrigue.<p>At an hour and 45 minutes,… More
Lewis C.
"I don't recognize anything. Not even my own face." Don't Look Back isn't an easy movie to wrap my thoughts around and review, and… More
Walter M.
In "Don't Look Back," Jeanne(Sophie Marceau) is a successful writer of nonfiction in all of its varieties but cannot get her editor to accept her… More
Greg S
A French writer loses her ability to recognize her surroundings; her apartment becomes unfamiliar, her husband looks like a stranger, and eventually even the… More
Andre Tavares Simoni
Directed by Marina de Van, and starring Sophie Marceau and Monica Bellucci.Jeanne, a married woman with two young children, starts to notice small changes… More