Back to the Garden (2014) - Rotten Tomatoes

Back to the Garden (2014)




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Movie Info

It is a year since the death of an inspirational theatre director and teacher, and his widow is struggling to come to terms with her loss.


Critic Reviews for Back to the Garden

All Critics (9) | Top Critics (1)

An improvised, no-budget British drama with the cringe factor of watching your mum doing am-dram.

March 12, 2014 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Extended takes allow the cast (rooted in 70s alternative theatre) to improvise conversations with naturalistic results; discussions about grief, marriage, faltering love and mistimed connections ring true.

March 16, 2014 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

The problem is that the protagonists are so unengaging.

March 14, 2014 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

This is a minor-key film: delicate, sober and thoughtful.

March 13, 2014 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

The film needed more heat and fluency, more inter-melting of components.

March 13, 2014 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

Shallow insights in the long grass make for a dozy yet irritating afternoon in the Kent countryside.

March 13, 2014 | Rating: 1/5 | Full Review…

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