• R, 1 hr. 34 min.
  • Drama, Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Don McKellar
    In Theaters:
    Jun 1, 1998 Wide
    On DVD:
    Mar 28, 2000
  • Lions Gate Film

Opening

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Last Night Reviews

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Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

stunning apocalyptic drama

| Original Score: 5/5

August 26, 2005
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

The humor does not negate the scenario's anguished heart, brought to wrenching life primarily by the extraordinary Oh.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 4/4

January 3, 2005
Spence D.
IGN Movies

| Original Score: 3/5

December 17, 2004
Martin Scribbs
Low IQ Canadian

Required viewing for anyone who hasn't yet planned her own last night.

| Original Score: 5/5

July 18, 2004
Steve Murray
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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For all its wry humor, it concludes as a heart-piercing affirmation of life and love in the face of death.

Full Review Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

February 21, 2004
Bill Chambers
Film Freak Central

| Original Score: 4/5

January 12, 2004
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

| Original Score: 4/5

August 22, 2003
Jonathan R. Perry
Tyler Morning Telegraph (Texas)

| Original Score: 4/5

August 17, 2003
Brian Mckay
eFilmCritic.com

While it lacks the tension and panic of a similar film, Miracle Mile, [it] boasts a cast of intriguing characters in an equally intriguing (though unlikely) scenario.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 4/5

March 19, 2003
James Rocchi
Netflix

It's the End of The World as We Know It, and this crafty Canadian film chronicles the end times in smart, snappy fashion.

Full Review Source: Netflix | Original Score: 5/5

November 7, 2002
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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Last Night succeeds where so many other films have failed because it concentrates on the element that its predecessors have ignored: the human factor.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3/4

August 18, 2002
Ed Scheid
Boxoffice Magazine

One of the few genuinely original films at the 1998 Cannes Festival.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

June 5, 2002
William Arnold
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

By far the best thing about Last Night is its conclusion.

Full Review Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Original Score: B

April 3, 2002
Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

There are moments of transcendant truth and beauty, surrounded by a film that isn't sure what it wants to do or where to go.

Full Review Source: Goatdog's Movies | Original Score: 3/5

March 31, 2002
Richard Kelly
Sight and Sound

McKellar's only mistake was to craft the niggling central role of Patrick, and then play it himself.

Full Review Source: Sight and Sound

March 5, 2002
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

An engaging apocalyptic romance.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

March 4, 2002
Joshua Tanzer
Offoffoff

The final countdown - when people are doing the things that most define them, in their infinite variety, as human beings - is exhilarating yet packed with significance.

Full Review Source: Offoffoff | Original Score: 3.5/4

February 26, 2002
Stephen Farber
Movieline

Could have been unbearably ponderous, but Canadian actor/director Don McKellar injects wry humor in place of angst.

Full Review Source: Movieline

January 9, 2002
Tom Block
culturevulture.net

...a no-frills but convincing execution of the end of the world.

Full Review Source: culturevulture.net

September 18, 2001
Steve Davis
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 3/5

January 1, 2000

Sight and Sound
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Hollywood Reporter
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September 13, 2010
Chuck Walton
Hollywood.com
September 8, 2009
Leonard Klady
Variety
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March 26, 2009
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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June 24, 2006
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
May 26, 2006

Houston Chronicle
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July 21, 2005
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
April 9, 2005

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
June 18, 2003
Sam Adams
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000
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