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Insomnia Reviews

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Richard Schickel
TIME Magazine
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The film represents a triumph of atmosphere over a none-too-mysterious mystery. Which is to say that Nolan makes you feel the end-of-the-earth bleakness of his setting, makes you feel the way it can discombobulate people once they internalize it.

Full Review Source: TIME Magazine

August 5, 2013
David Edelstein
Slate
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With a run-of-the-mill bad-guy actor playing chief suspect Walter Finch, the movie might have tipped too far Pacino's way. But Robin Williams is a shockingly effective counterweight.

Full Review Source: Slate

August 5, 2013
David Ansen
Newsweek
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Scene by scene, screenwriter Hillary Seitz follows director Erik Skjoldbjaerg's original closely, but this remake deepens and improves upon the Norwegian film by giving Dormer a more complex relationship with Eckhart.

Full Review Source: Newsweek

August 5, 2013
Leah Rozen
People Magazine

A smart, intricately constructed thriller, the film has far more on its mind than just who done it.

Full Review Source: People Magazine

August 5, 2013

Film4

Not as audacious as Memento, Christopher Nolan's first studio feature is nevertheless a confident and intelligent thriller that demonstrates a canny ability to fuse his own concerns with guilt, subjective experience and narrative to a mainstream package.

Full Review Source: Film4

August 5, 2013

Total Film

Christopher Nolan's follow-up to Memento is just as taut and ambiguous as its predecessor and -- arguably -- features better performances from its leading me

Full Review Source: Total Film | Original Score: 4/5

August 5, 2013
Alan Jones
Radio Times

This skilfully directed psychodrama from Christopher Nolan proves that hit European movies can be remade successfully.

Full Review Source: Radio Times | Original Score: 4/5

August 5, 2013
Mike Goodridge
Screen International

Christopher Nolan, the promising writer-director behind Following and Memento, makes an elegant and assured transfer to big-budget, star-driven film-making with Insomnia.

Full Review Source: Screen International

August 5, 2013
Anita Schmaltz
Metro Times (Detroit, MI)

Part mystery, part moral dilemma, but all seductively intriguing.

Full Review Source: Metro Times (Detroit, MI)

August 5, 2013
Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal
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This one is nowhere near as original -- it's a flawed remake of a fine first feature from Norway -- but Insomnia still stands on its own as a thriller with brains and scenic beauty.

Full Review Source: Wall Street Journal

August 5, 2013
Anthony Lane
New Yorker
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A dark and fidgety picture from Christopher Nolan, who made such a splash with Memento.

Full Review Source: New Yorker

August 5, 2013
Scott Tobias
AV Club
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As Pacino endures day after day without a wink of sleep, Insomnia skillfully turns the screws, delving further into his troubled mind as it's haunted by past and present sins, as well as deceptive visions that seem to bleed out of his conscience.

Full Review Source: AV Club

August 5, 2013
David Germain
Associated Press
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The highlight is Pacino, who gives his best performance in years.

Full Review Source: Associated Press

August 5, 2013
Stephen Humphries
Christian Science Monitor

A startlingly good thriller wrapped around a morality tale.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor

August 5, 2013
Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

Insomnia is a slow burn, and the European influences are very obvious in both pacing and tone.

Full Review Source: 7M Pictures | Original Score: 3/5

July 31, 2012
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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Despite its linear storyline, the film is very recognisably the work of the sharp, probing intelligence that gave us Following and Memento.

Full Review Source: Time Out

April 5, 2012
Jon Popick
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| Original Score: 8/10

April 5, 2012
Todd McCarthy
Variety
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While it may not be as stylistically idiosyncratic as Memento Insomnia is a gripping, highly dramatic thriller that more than confirms the distinctive talent of young Brit helmer Christopher Nolan.

Full Review Source: Variety

April 5, 2012
Philip French
Observer [UK]

An exceptional picture from one of the most gifted British filmmakers to emerge in the past decade.

Full Review Source: Observer [UK]

May 23, 2011
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...if there is anything that spoils the fun, it's the plot itself, which is too straightforward and offers too few surprises to be entirely engaging.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 6/10

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CinemaBlend.com
August 12, 2002
Sam Adams
Philadelphia City Paper
May 25, 2002
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