The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby
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The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby
In Theaters September 26
With his unique vision, writer/director Ned Benson ambitiously captures a complete picture of a relationship in the beautifully relatable portrait of love, empathy and truth that is THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ELEANOR RIGBY. Once happily married, Conor (McAvoy) and Eleanor (Chastain) suddenly find themselves as strangers longing to understand each other in the wake of tragedy. The film explores the couple's story as they try to reclaim the life and love they once knew and pick up the pieces of a past that may be too far gone. Screened for the first time at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival,… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The beauty of Benson's two films is that while they do work best as companion pieces, the material and performances are so strong that they also work as standalone movies, both driven by the heartbeat of their separate subjects."
‑ Matthew Pejkovic, Matt's Movie Reviews
"It may not say anything new, but it is says it with style and with heart."
‑ Jo-Anne Titmarsh, HeyUGuys
"As one movie, it may not be a groundbreaking look at relationships, but what remains is an unusually delicate American drama."
‑ William Goss, Empire Magazine
"It's ultimately clear, however, that The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby could (and probably should) have been edited down to a single, much tighter movie..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"It is very much a first film, albeit one of rare ambition, and there's every reason to think that Benson will nail it next time around."
‑ Oliver Lyttelton, The Playlist
"What makes The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby truly stand apart from all the other films of its kind...is the emotional depth that is allowed to be dug by the film's premise and length, executed almost perfectly"
‑ Nikola Grozdanovic, The Playlist
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