Kaleidoscope (2017)

This intense, twisty thriller unfolds in the darkest corners of a man's mind. Recently released from prison, mild-mannered Carl (Toby Jones) quietly attempts to move on with his life. Just as he embarks on his first date in 15 years,… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 8, 2017
DVD Release Date: December 8, 2017
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Danny King
Village Voice

Studiously crafted and dutifully unsettling scenes with conclusions that are either emotionally obvious or needlessly muddied.

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Matthew Bond
The Mail on Sunday (UK)

Kaleidoscope is a low-budget psychological thriller that should be compulsory viewing for film students, showing what can be achieved with good actors and a decent script, even when other resources are obviously limited.

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Allan Hunter
Daily Express (UK)

The morning after the night before is not a pretty sight in this low-key echo of Psycho.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

Provides juicy opportunities for its leads to deliver tour-de-force performances - and they don't disappoint.

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Wendy Ide
Observer (UK)

Like the view through the kaleidoscope of the title, a cherished remnant of a rare happy memory, the facts of the story are fractured and distorted, seen through the prism of a broken mind.

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Ed Potton
Times (UK)

A tremendous piece of cinematic rug-pulling.

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

Committing completely to Carl's wobbly perceptions, the filmmakers mire us in a hackneyed swamp of narrative uncertainty.

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Tara Brady
Irish Times

A pleasingly discombobulating thriller.

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Geoffrey Macnab
Independent (UK)

The plot doesn't always stack up but the two Joneses combine to create a psychological thriller with an extremely oppressive atmosphere.

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