Wonderland
Wonderland (2000)

The members of a British working-class family see their lives starting to come apart as the Nation prepares to celebrate Guy Fawkes Day (named for an anarchist who tried to blow up Parliament) in Michael Winterbottom's drama Wonderland.… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: March 6, 2001
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Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
63%
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User Score
85%


Critic Score: 63% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A film that tackles something as simple as everyday life and succeeds beatifully. The witty script and clever direction keep the film flowing, while the superb acting keeps it alive. It doesn't aim for the sky and for that reason it hits its mark.

Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail

Wonderland is well crafted from the editing to the acting, but it often feels like a television pilot for a calculatedly hip soap opera.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

We've frankly heard it all before.

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Xan Brooks
Sight and Sound

A consistently bewitching experience.

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David Hunter
Hollywood Reporter

The film's realistic approach to storytelling and the strong performances mesh well with Winterbottom's stylistic flourishes.

Eric Lurio
Greenwich Village Gazette

These are just a bunch of junkies killing each other and the aftermath.

Jean Lowerison
San Diego Metropolitan

The acting is as good as it can be under the strictures of the script; unfortunately there's not much to be done with this property.

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Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

Winterbottom and his cast make the characters' individual journeys involving and rewarding.

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John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

The 'oh, wow' irony of the street name seems to be the prime rationale for 'Wonderland' ...

Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer

Wonderland is a modest tale, but one that leaves a lingering sense of sweet hope in its wake.

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Flixster Audience Score: 85% Flixster User Reviews
Cassandra Maples
caught this on TV without knowing who it was by and I was instantly captivated. The first thing is that it's filmed and set where I live, around the… More
Leo L
Good movie. An interesting story plot.