Song to Song Reviews

April 7, 2017
The haughtily unenlightened can joke and snipe and snore all the want. As evinced by Song to Song, Malick is operating in top form. If only we'd be bothered to do the work of making sense of it.
April 6, 2017
Terrence Malick's latest film isn't so much a movie as it is a freeform collection of whispers and beseeching looks.
March 23, 2017
This is the one with Ryan Gosling, and like Terrence Malick's two previous dramas it's a gauzy, improvised affair that looks like a photo essay out of Architectural Digest and regards its gorgeous, murmuring actors as if they were statuary.
March 23, 2017
"Song to Song" is Terrence Malick's first truly awful film.
March 23, 2017
"Song to Song" isn't the sleepy disappointment Malick's last two films were, but it's hard not to wish he'd wake up.
March 23, 2017
If "Song to Song" is a punctuation point in Malick's search for a new visual language, let it be an instructive one.
March 23, 2017
Some moviegoers will find the experience frustrating; others will be exhilarated by a film that's far afield from the usual formulas.
March 23, 2017
Song to Song is slightly less pretentious than Malick's last film, the 2015 sigh of ennui Knight of Cups, though it features just as many miniature actresses.
March 23, 2017
"Song to Song" tests its dreamers and wanderers and leaves them a little wiser, maybe, for the experience. And maybe that's the best way to express how I felt watching it ...
March 23, 2017
"Song to Song" reminds a viewer of what latter-day Malick does best ... place pretty Caucasian chalk outlines within a filmic world of such paralyzing beauty that we're prompted to appreciate the reality into which we stagger once the film is over.