Jack Goes Home Reviews

April 19, 2020
The film looks great and has very good performances that grab you and make you want to see what happens next, how it ends.
October 31, 2018
There is no subtext in Jack Goes Home. It's just text. Nothing is left to the imagination.
August 30, 2018
[It's] an original and intriguing film that offers a unique perspective on the idea of self, the movie presenting an odd mid-life crisis at twenty-something.
October 14, 2016
Jack Goes Home triples down on weird and stays in a dark, twisted place. It's a grueling, joyless viewing experience.
October 14, 2016
... loses coherence about halfway through and falls apart with a series of clumsy revelations.
October 14, 2016
The horror elements ... [are] insultingly cheap and appallingly lazy, a collection of parlor tricks deployed in a movie that overstays its welcome by 20 minutes.
October 13, 2016
The script, by Mr. Dekker, spirals into a muddle of ambiguity, leaving only the imagery and the performances to save the movie. And try as they might, they cannot.
October 13, 2016
While the movie's artfully made and daringly disturbing, Dekker ultimately overestimates how many sick twists one motion picture needs.
October 13, 2016
This is the "snap" people talk about: that indefinable moment where the person you couldn't fathom doing anything heinous transforms into a killer without rhyme or reason.
October 12, 2016
Jack Goes Home is a breakdown you can't quite grasp, despite some genre merits that certainly embrace the dark.
October 12, 2016
What's more disappointing than the competing storylines is the emotional void created by these joyless characters.
October 10, 2016
The film veers almost at random from ghost story to family drama to erotic thriller to black comedy.