Beyond the Ocean
Beyond the Ocean (2000)

Tony Pemberton directs this retro-tinged experimental drama about the evils that men do to women. Structured with a dual narrative, the film takes place both in rural Russia during some unnamed point in the past and in contemporary New York… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 20, 2000
DVD Release Date: August 29, 2006
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Chicago Tribune

The rare low-budget work that actually attempts to expand the narrative scope of the independent American feature.

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Elvis Mitchell
New York Times

Doesn't amount to much of anything.

Maitland McDonagh
TV Guide

Despite its floating narrative, this is a remarkably accessible and haunting film.

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Chicago Reader

Both provocative and awkwardly arty.

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David Cornelius

Haunting, beautiful, and all too frustrating.

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Lou Lumenick
New York Post

Doesn't come close to justifying the hype that surrounded its debut at the Sundance Film Festival two years ago.

Merle Bertrand
Film Threat

Uneasy mishmash of styles and genres.

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