Pathfinder Reviews

June 25, 2007
For all its flaws, Pathfinder is a unique little action film.
April 16, 2007
[A] compelling example of purely cinematic storytelling that eschews almost all dialogue and lets moody colors and visceral action tell a tale that is mythic and metaphoric...
April 15, 2007
Celebrates a sense of identity and community more importantly defined by a shared set of convictions, than blood ties or DNA.
April 13, 2007
Pathfinder sweeps fantasy to a new level: gritty, layered, chill-chasing.
April 13, 2007
...given that battles between unequal forces have been a constant in human history, it provides some food for thought amidst the bloodshed.
April 12, 2007
The design, the limited, primitive color palette and the breathless, primal violence make Pathfinder work about as well as any movie with this director and this cast and villains who speak Norwegian was going to work.
April 12, 2007
The film is one expertly staged battle after another, but it seems to be less about violence than about the frustration and fear behind violence. Pathfinder makes sure its carnage is bloody, awful and pointless. But pretty.
April 10, 2007
Heroic Fantasy of the first order, from filmmakers who obviously studied the paintings of Frank Frazetta and the writings of Robert E. Howard.