The Future
The Future (2011)

When Sophie (Miranda July) and Jason (Hamish Linklater) decide to adopt a stray cat, their perspective on life changes radically, literally altering the course of time and space and testing their faith in each other and themselves. -- (C)… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: July 29, 2011
DVD Release Date: November 29, 2011
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Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A dark and whimsical exploration of human existence that challenges viewers as much as it rewards them.

David Jenkins
Time Out

Not a crowd-pleaser by any measure, but a mature, bold and recklessly inquisitive film, however unpleasant it is to consume in the moment.

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Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

What a strange, trippy, touching movie The Future is.

Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Parece apenas interessado em lançar o meme dos "Lolcatz" como gênero cinematográfico.

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Tom Long
Detroit News

Miranda July may be a bit too weird for her own good. On the other hand, it is a glorious weird.

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Joe Williams
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

July is a provocative and honorably independent filmmaker, but given the meager rewards of investing our time, "The Future" wasn't worth the wait.

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Roger Moore
Tribune News Service

Miranda July takes the twee and cute thing WAY too far this time

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John Hartl
Seattle Times

Provides plenty of material for July junkies as well as July detractors.

Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

At times - not all the time, just enough to notice - July gets it backward.

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Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

This strange film reminds me of some stories by Franz Kafka, such as 'The Trial.' It is a story which makes no sense when viewed objectively, but hangs together well enough as a subjective experience.

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Flixster Audience Score: 54% Flixster User Reviews
Curtis Lilly
Didn't hold my attention but I felt like it should have. I want to give it another chance simply because it has a guy stuck in time trying to move the moon… More
Lorenzo von Matterhorn
<i>"They petted me and I accidentally made that sound that said, 'I am a cat and I belong to you,' and upon making the sound I felt it to… More
Spencer S.
Another eccentric film from director, performer, and actress Miranda July. That's the nicest thing I can say about this film without getting clouded in… More
Liam Gadd
This movie is incredibly weird. I mean, trippy as hell. But it's really good too :D
Matthew Slaven
In one way we should envy the caveman. When he looked at all the possibilities of his life, there couldn't be many, and he may have been content with he… More
Nicki Marie
Unusual little film that won't be to all tastes, but if you are familiar with Miranda July, you will probably really like this. It is a little more out… More

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