The Last September
The Last September (2000)

The portrait of an end of an era--British rule in Ireland--and the demise of a class and way of life which had survived for centuries. A depiction of a young woman's coming of age in a brutalized time and place, the story is set in 1920… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: April 21, 2000
DVD Release Date: September 26, 2000
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Critic Score: 42% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

Expends so much effort looking good and creating a dreamy atmosphere that its makers seem not to care about maintaining narrative coherence or building emotional resonance.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

An entrancing film about yearning.

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David Noh
Film Journal International

Although intelligent, fails to truly grip the viewer.

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Michael Dequina

Slow, stately, and boring.

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David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor

Anyone seeking a low-key blend of the personal and the political need search no further than this gently photographed fable.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner

Absolutely dreadful -- boring, boring, boring.

Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card

Beautifully filmed, "Last September" has the feeling of an impressionistic painting.

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Flixster Audience Score: 34% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
Such a good cast, such a dull movie!!
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]"The Last September" takes place in 1920 in Ireland, where Lois(Keeley Hawes) is coming of age as a member of the ruling… More
Sunil Jawahir
Just moody and a bit messy. It could have been interesting and some of the actors made it worth checking out but it was pretty badly executed.