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.
January 29, 2004
Mon Oncle D'merique is a philosophical puzzle that lingers in the mind long after the closing credit.
July 30, 2003
[An] odd, intellectually stimulating film that takes chances with narrative as it also works as a philosophical essay.
January 1, 2000
Not so much a science experiment as it is a droll satire about love, work and free will.