The Stone Raft
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Five strangers from various parts of the Iberian Peninsula experience an outbreak of seemingly unrelated supernatural phenomena that only later take on greater significance in veteran director George Sluizer's 2002 seriocomic fantasy The Stoneraft. Joana (Ana Padrao), Jose (Gabino Diego), Maria (Iciar Bollain), and Joaquim (Diogo Infante) are all experiencing events they cannot logically explain: A flock of starlings follows Jose everywhere he goes, while Joana creates small fault lines with her walking stick; Joaquim not only raises an impossibly large stone with only his hands but also… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 40%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The bulk of the film is marred by a contrived effort to appear obscure, though a meditative finale ultimately provides some food for thought."
‑ Richard James Havis, Hollywood Reporter
"The film is nostalgic, visually stunning, and a lot of fun. If you had to be stranded on a floating island, these would be great people to hang out with."
‑ Cherryl Dawson and Leigh Ann Palone,
"The film is a low-key disaster picture, made about characters who are inward, thoughtful, talkative."
‑ Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
"The quest-journey is weighted with self-conscious but empty lines, and so deliberate is the pacing that the actors seem to have drifted off as well."
‑ Donald J. Levit, ReelTalk Movie Reviews
"drifts away from the audiences just as the peninsula drifts away from the continent"
‑ Dragan Antulov, Draxblog Movie Reviews
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