Mon Oncle d'Amérique Reviews

March 19, 2020
With Mon Oncle d'Amérique, however, Resnais is truly resurgent as he reacquaints us with the richness of his paradoxes, the profundity of his playfulness.
August 14, 2019
What's missing is a more ironic Alain Resnais, who's here determined to follow a scientific script. [Full Review in Spanish]
March 4, 2019
The characters are sympathetic, the narrative is well-constructed, and we care. But consider one sequence. In itself it is perfectly absorbing. Then see how Resnais deconstructs it.
May 2, 2014
A film that at once disturbingly deconstructs human behavior in an almost clinical -- and bitterly comic -- manner, while evidencing great warmth and fondness for its benighted characters.
September 3, 2007
Thinking man's film.
July 17, 2005
January 29, 2004
Mon Oncle D'merique is a philosophical puzzle that lingers in the mind long after the closing credit.
September 5, 2003
July 30, 2003
[An] odd, intellectually stimulating film that takes chances with narrative as it also works as a philosophical essay.
May 20, 2003
Mr. Resnais's most successful film in years.
December 23, 2002
January 1, 2000
Not so much a science experiment as it is a droll satire about love, work and free will.
January 1, 2000
The film is also memorable for its dead-on portrayal of French yuppiedom in its early ascendancy and for its beautifully ambiguous and open-ended finale.