Ever Since the World Ended
Ever Since the World Ended (2001)

This pseudo documentary imagines the possible outcome after a strange and virulent virus sweeps the world, killing the vast majority of the Earth's population and reducing the city of San Francisco to only 186 people. Ten years after… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: April 21, 2001
DVD Release Date: July 10, 2007
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Critic Score: 78% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

Ever Since the World Ended is a faux documentary with a twist, a rudimentary yet fascinating record of remembrance and reconstruction.

Time Out

It's an intriguing idea, ingeniously done (on a scant budget), but you have to swallow a good many implausibilities too, along with some variable improv.

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Nick Schager
Slant Magazine

A science-fiction tale shares a deep fascination with the logistical and psychological dilemmas arising from society's breakdown.

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Ed Gonzalez
Village Voice

The performances in the film are so remarkable it's easy to ignore the implausibilities that surface. But even as its self-aware approximation of the doc format startles, Ever Since the World Ended lacks vigor.

David Cornelius

As gorgeous visually as it is powerful emotionally.

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Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card

Wow! The acting is fantastic. I was mesmerized by these performances. Strong direction as well. However, I don't think they add up well in the format of feature length film.

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Robert Koehler

Continually tickles the mind while leaving a heavy lump in the chest, establishing and sustaining a unique low-key tone of mystery and dread.

Maitland McDonagh
TV Guide

The mockumentary conceit gives a vivid immediacy to the material, and the PAL digital video cinematography is often surprisingly lyrical.

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Susan Green
Boxoffice Magazine

It's The Blair Witch Project with brains and a social conscience.

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This is aself0indulgent indie flick about how a small group of people living in San Francisco are dealing in a post-apocalyptic world. A virus killed off most… More

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