Perfect Sense
Perfect Sense (2012)

A hit at Sundance '11 and winner of the Ediburgh Film Festival's prize for Best New British Feature, the amazing genre creation directed by David Mackenzie stars Eva Green and Ewan McGregor as witnesses to the end of the world--… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: May 22, 2012
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Critic Score: 52% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Alison Willmore
AV Club

Each deprivation is preceded by a flurry of emotion that leads to the film's most vivid sequences.

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Lou Lumenick
New York Post

People around the world progressively lose their senses of smell, taste, hearing and, finally, sight. Too bad the filmmakers never seem to have had a sense of humor in the first place.

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Jack Giroux
Film School Rejects

Ewan McGregor and Eva Green are excellent.

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Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly

An intriguing apocalyptic romance with a multi-purpose title.

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Stephen Holden
New York Times

A solemn sci-fi parable set in present-day Glasgow, whose deepening sense of foreboding is sustained by the enigmatic, pseudo-biblical reflections of an unseen narrator.

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Glenn Dunks
Trespass

This film from David Mackenzie is such a curiously inert experience that never satisfies as a romance, a sci-fi drama or as a social parable.

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James Berardinelli
ReelViews

The problem with Perfect Sense is its inability to be effective as either a character-based love story or something larger and more bold.

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Andrew Lapin
NPR

It's difficult to impart feelings of profound sadness with an image of Ewan McGregor shoving a stick of butter in his mouth.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

A seriously bleak little movie...

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Flixster Audience Score: 59% Flixster User Reviews
Wildaly M
This was a very interesting way of presenting an end-of-the-world scenario. I definitely appreciated the performances by McGregor and Green. I suppose those who… More
Tired of Previews
Question: Do you remember when you were a kid and you constantly asked people "what if" questions? My kids do it all the time. So much so it drives me… More
Cynthia S.
Booooring...
Manu Gino
Without love there is nothing. Perfect Film!!! Wow!!! Personally, I loved the film! It is a beautiful film to look at, even in the most devastating of scenes.… More
paul sandberg
Perfect Sense is a film possessing an interesting idea, and yet, in the end leaves you with the feeling that so much more could have been explored here.… More
Rubia Carolina
It's obvious that "Perfect Sense" has some flaws and that, at the end, you are left with a "too sweet" taste in your mouth, but the… More