Tales from the Gimli Hospital
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Set in the Gimli Hospital, the Lonely Einar (Kyle McCulloch) and Gunnar (Michael Gottli) are smallpox patients at the beginning of the twentieth century who share a room. After becoming more acquainted, they divulge personal information to one another, getting more strange with each tale. Apparent rivalry follows in director Guy Maddin's feature Tales from the Gimli Hospital.
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 71%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Whatever else you might say about this weird, creepy, and funny independent item by Guy Maddin, it's certainly different."
‑ Jonathan Rosenbaum, Chicago Reader
"[One] Maddin's most successful experiments in untuned cinema."
‑ Noel Murray, AV Club
"There's a thin line between weird and strange, and Maddin's debut falls just the wrong side."
‑ Geoff Andrew, Time Out
"It's a strange tale that never seems to be anything other than enormously funny and strange."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"It is a strange piece of work."
‑ Stephen Holden, New York Times
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