The Last Winter Reviews

November 17, 2011
October 12, 2007
The problem is that the ghostly culprit, some sort of nature spirit, isn't nearly as terrifying as the arguments that Pollack makes, or the fact that the ice in such places really is weakening.
September 28, 2007
The film isn't very interesting because it isn't well made.
September 28, 2007
The Last Winter's heart is in the right place, but it isn't pumping any blood.
September 28, 2007
Sure, global warming is scary, but chances are even Al Gore would be baffled by Larry Fessenden's moody, Arctic-set 'eco-thriller.'
September 21, 2007
Larry Fessenden has fashioned a different kind of horror movie here, one that moves at glacial speed, offers few scares and provides the viewer virtually no satisfaction.
September 21, 2007
Fessenden can't get a rhythm going in this film to build to his big conclusion, he renders it silly.
September 19, 2007
September 18, 2007
Sparse special effects are pretty hokey, and the plot is nothing new, rehashing as it does scores of sci-fi-slash-horror films over many years.
July 25, 2007
Impatient horror viewers looking for a quick gore fix will be disappointed and those looking for a smart cautionary sci-fi eco thriller will be baffled at what is a bit of a wasted opportunity. . .
June 26, 2007
It is sad, however, to see that such a unique spin on the monster film genre was so poorly executed.
April 21, 2007
...sporadically intriguing but mostly dull.