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The Tree of Life Reviews

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Christopher Runyon
Movie Mezzanine

Go ahead and take away my credibility badge...The film is one of the most emotionally affecting and profound experiences of my life, regardless of how recent it is.

Full Review Source: Movie Mezzanine | Original Score: A+

February 21, 2014
Al Alexander
The Patriot Ledger

You'd be hard pressed to find an examination of human existence as profound and spiritual as Terrence Malick's mind-blowing trip through the cosmos.

Full Review Source: The Patriot Ledger | Original Score: A

May 24, 2013
Amy Curtis
We Got This Covered

The lack of story or purpose is annoying and at times, the film is too experimental. Topping things off is an abrupt and unsatisfying ending which doesn't leave us with good feelings towards the film.

Full Review Source: We Got This Covered | Original Score: 4/10

March 13, 2013
Roger Moore
McClatchy-Tribune News Service

Absurdly over-rated...

Full Review Source: McClatchy-Tribune News Service | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 4, 2013
Ben Kendrick
ScreenRant

Malick may have pushed the envelope a bit too far, losing the ability to see the forest for the trees - even in a film as beautiful and surreal as The Tree of Life

Full Review Source: ScreenRant | Original Score: 4/5

October 2, 2012
Ali Gray
TheShiznit.co.uk

It's fair to say that everyone will get at least something out of this film.

Full Review Source: TheShiznit.co.uk | Original Score: 4/5

September 28, 2012

While it doesn't leave you as breathless as Malick would like, The Tree of Life will stir your soul and make you think. Which is an outcome every moviemaker should aspire to create.

Full Review Source: NECN | Original Score: B+

August 27, 2012
Dan Jardine
Cinemania

Less Plato than metaphysical Play-Doh

Full Review Source: Cinemania | Original Score: 61/100

July 13, 2012
Rhett Bartlett
Dial M For Movies

Malik's vision and deeply powerful imagery outlives its welcome after 20 minutes, leaving a film that meanders along trying to impress with concepts and ideas.

Full Review Source: Dial M For Movies | Original Score: 1/5

June 21, 2012
Austin Kennedy
Sin Magazine

This film is a cinematic triumph! Terrence Malick's masterpiece!

Full Review Source: Sin Magazine | Original Score: 4/4

May 12, 2012
Enrique Buchichio
Uruguay Total

Es cierto que la película es ambiciosa, y que no va a gustarle a todo el mundo. Pero para quien logre conectar con ella, puede resultar en una experiencia removedora y visualmente impactante.

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

April 11, 2012
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

I'm not sure all of its diverse elements successfully make a whole story, but I am giving this film extra credit for being so incredibly ambitious, visually stunning and humane. It is a refreshing contrast to films that show the worst of humanity.

Full Review Source: Laramie Movie Scope | Original Score: A

February 2, 2012
R. L. Shaffer
IGN DVD

A visually dazzling, intentionally polarizing examination of life and death, and the beauty and darkness hidden between.

Full Review Source: IGN DVD | Original Score: 9/10

January 29, 2012
Jordan Hiller
Bangitout.com

Terrence Malick's astonishing masterpiece of light, movement, and spirit, casts a dizzying spell and somehow manages to pronounce the ineffable while telling its humble tale.

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

January 4, 2012
Kevin A. Ranson
MovieCrypt.com

If I can prevent just one person from watching this, it'll have been worth suffering through it.

Full Review Source: MovieCrypt.com | Original Score: 0.0/4.0

December 31, 2011
Eric D. Snider
EricDSnider.com

A movie rooted in philosophy is bound to feel, well, philosophical. Expecting a filmmaker to avoid highfalutin' imagery and ideas when he's examining The Nature of Man is like expecting a geometry teacher to avoid talking about angles.

Full Review Source: EricDSnider.com | Original Score: A-

December 30, 2011
James Plath
Movie Metropolis

A rich film that sets lofty goals for itself, and doesn't fall short by much.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 8/10

December 29, 2011

Writer/director Terrence Malick has defied the odds and created a masterpiece of harrowing truth and deeply felt emotion.

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

December 24, 2011
Ed Gibbs
The Sun Herald

A bold, epic exercise that Malick comes close to pulling off. It may not stack up against his best, but it doesn't fail to incite feelings of awe in its audience, either.

Full Review Source: The Sun Herald | Original Score: 8/10

December 18, 2011
Mark R. Leeper
Mark Leeper's Reviews

Yes, it is a very strange film but, cutting Malick some slack for artistic license, his film is also compelling and hypnotic.

Full Review Source: Mark Leeper's Reviews | Original Score: 8/10

November 15, 2011
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