Immortality (2000)

This obscure British production by veteran Hong Kong director Po Chih Leong stars Jude Law and was released just before Law garnered acclaim for his role in The Talented Mr. Ripley. Law plays Stephen Griscz, a multi-talented mystery man… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: May 1, 2000
DVD Release Date: March 13, 2001
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Critic Score: 47% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Stylish, but emotionally uninvolving.

Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly

A philosophical thriller that's no less intriguing for being murkily theological and ceaselessly artsy.

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Peter Brunette

Raises the most profound issues about the difference between humans and animals, good and evil, truth and lies.

Susan Green
Boxoffice Magazine

Director Po Chih Leong and cinematographer Oliver Curtis certainly know how to provide visual splendor for this film without much of a pulse.

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Jan Stuart

The Wisdom of Crocodiles benefits from handsome production design (Andy Harris) and photography (Oliver Curtis).

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews enigmatic and mysterious that by the time the movie's over, you still aren't entirely sure what just happened.

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E! Online

The plot is quite silly.

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J. Hoberman
Village Voice

Inoffensively glib and innocuously arty.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A chic modern vampire tale.

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Trevor Lewis
Empire Magazine

Any subtlety is lost in the broader superficiality of a work which fails to engage on an emotional level.

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Flixster Audience Score: 53% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
Not bad. I was able to put my immense dislike of Jude Law on hold long enough to watch this, (mainly as I was interested to see Elina Lowensohn in something… More
Ashton R.
This was actually a bit of a surprise. I was expecting absolute crap, and got an actually half decent film. The acting was good, especially Jude, and the story… More
Conner Rainwater
Very bizarre and very cheap looking. It's a straight-to-video in every way, but it's really interesting for some reason. It's essentially Jude… More
Emily Armstrong
Jude Law as a vampire. Dammit, they know my weakness! This is a really seductive film, and the premise is fascinating. Although it takes a bit of a wrong turn… More