The Holy Mountain Reviews

May 16, 2011
starts off with great promise but quickly descends into a kind of monotonous spiral of escalating pretension and wearisome shock tactics
July 13, 2007
Jodorowsky's 1973 surreal fantasy is just too much to dig through.
August 29, 2006
The mise-en-scene is packed with colorful, often shocking images (blood and body wastes are recurring motifs) but orchestrated in a creative delirium.
May 24, 2003
Jodorowsky appears to have satirical targets in his sights, but when the viewer is caught up in this barrage of images often playful, occasionally horrible, frequently beautiful, but always fascinating, it's hard to discern a coherent point.