All Is Lost Reviews

February 10, 2014
Chandor clearly wanted to make something powerful and engrossing, but due to the simplistic nature of the film, what he ended up with was something dull and forgettable.
January 11, 2014
So threadbare that there's nothing to grasp onto to care about.
December 23, 2013
If you are a big Robert Redford fan you should eat this movie up since he is the only person in the movie. The downside, he is the only person in the movie.
December 17, 2013
the Cliffs Notes version of the deeper, more profound character study that never transpires on-screen
December 16, 2013
Even Redford bailing water for 106 minutes can be a bit much.
December 1, 2013
All Is Lost should have been a movie that has you thinking for days; instead it ends with a brief sigh of relief and a shrug.
November 7, 2013
All is Lost is a testament to a great actor, an experimental piece of cinema and a bit of a bore.
October 25, 2013
Too Adrift
October 24, 2013
Jostling around on the same flat level, spurts of interest coming but few and far between, "All Is Lost" should send one away with a dropped, unsettled stomach. Instead, it doesn't elicit much more than a shrug.
October 22, 2013
When did Robert Redford turn into the male Sandra Bullock?
October 18, 2013
Redford is the film's most credible ingredient of all; in many key scenes it is evident that he is performing his own stunts.
October 16, 2013
I respect what it's trying to do, and its attempts to overcome the constraints it gave itself. But it evaporates the minute it's over. It's a noble, and failed, experiment.
October 15, 2013
All Is Lost has moments of beauty, but the movie as a whole feels detached, almost clinical.
October 14, 2013
Despite all those critical hosannas coming out of Cannes, the movie stalls in the doldrums.