A Map of the World Reviews

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January 1, 2000
Acting and character development are uneven.
January 1, 2000
Although the action is a bit predictable, both women play anguish well as they battle back from grief.
January 1, 2000
A searing yet wholly believable journey.
January 1, 2000
Provocative and very moving.
January 1, 2000
A powerful piece of filmmaking.
January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
A surprisingly gripping and moving experience.
January 1, 2000
Much of A Map of the World is comparable to the work of Fritz Lang, Paul Schrader or any other filmmaker skilled at evoking panic and self-loathing.
January 1, 2000
A film with an every day beginning and an every day ending, and a triumph in between.
January 1, 2000
Sigourney Weaver gives an Oscar-caliber performance.
January 1, 2000
Carries surprising dramatic power; and the acting is good enough to carry it over even the admitted rough patches in the final reels.
January 1, 2000
That which does not kill us makes us ... well, still alive.
January 1, 2000
The acting is strong, but the direction is inharmonious.
January 1, 2000
Weaver is phenomenal.
January 1, 2000
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