Cirque Du Soleil: Worlds Away
Cirque Du Soleil: Worlds Away (2012)

From the big top to the big screen, visionary filmmaker James Cameron and director Andrew Adamson (Shrek, Narnia) invite you and your family on an all new 3D adventure: Cirque du Soleil Worlds Away. A young couple who is separated, must… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: December 21, 2012
DVD Release Date: March 12, 2013
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Critic Score: 46% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Moira MacDonald
Seattle Times

For older kids or grown-ups who've dreamed of joining the circus, it's a wildly imaginative treat.

Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

What the movie lacks, unfortunately, is coherence.

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Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Metro (UK)

The movie version of Cirque Du Soleil comes alive when the troupe are showing off their stunts - it's just a shame about the bits in between.

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Ben Sachs
Chicago Reader

This big-screen vehicle for the popular performance troupe would be more bearable if the exhibitors passed out earplugs along with the 3-D glasses.

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Joe Williams
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Cirque du Soleil: World's Away" is a rare entertainment, being for the benefit of everyone.

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Nour Habib
Tulsa World

Beauty can capture an audience's attention, but stories are still what hold it.

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Sara Stewart
New York Post

It's refreshing to sit back and bask in the sheer joy with which these brightly costumed, stunningly agile performers navigate fire, water and air.

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A.O. Scott
New York Times

Even if the film is no substitute for the real thing, it is at least an effective advertisement.

Roxana Hadadi
Punch Drunk Critics

The biggest flaw of Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away is that it's not really a movie at all. It's more like a super-long commercial for the Canadian entertainment company.

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Flixster Audience Score: 58% Flixster User Reviews
Everett Johnson
Ok, for starters this isn't really a movie, as it's a compilation of performances strung together giving you the experience of one of these shows.… More
Alice Shen
Mesmerizing acrobatics that would undoubtedly be better in a live theatre. The star-crossed lovers frame story of Mia and the Aerialist is pretty bland, but… More