The Forest of the Lost Souls (A Floresta das Almas Perdidas) Reviews

August 2, 2018
In a way, this movie is like a tone-poem, tracing the contours of people so sick of themselves that they yearn for total erasure.
August 1, 2018
It becomes something of a slasher film, in which the stalker's sneakiness once or twice comes close to self-parody - but the tone is far from comic, and to some extent the life has drained from the movie.
July 4, 2017
A nasty and impressive little thriller that goes about its business with ruthless cinematic efficiency.
March 1, 2019
Forest is awash in moody atmospherics that constantly maintain discomfort, whether in the form of tonally adverse natural ambience against the frequently shrill score ...
November 3, 2018
The Forest of Lost Souls is a worthwhile horror experience thanks to its grounded story, Lopes' assured direction, Lobo's beautifully surreal cinematography, Gracio's retro creepy musical score and Love's standout lead performance.
November 2, 2018
It's the sort of movie that sticks with you not only for the turns it takes, but for the way its horror elements encroach on our day-to-day feelings of safety and security.
November 2, 2018
What the film lacks in substance, however, it more than makes up for in ruthless efficiency. It is a surprisingly cruel film, which is an inherent part of its charm.
October 29, 2018
The cinematography is so striking in this film that I found myself trying to take in every single detail. One of the most unusual and intriguing films I've ever seen.
August 28, 2018
The Forest of the Lost Souls is an impressive debut and I suspect will find its audience in those filmgoers who appreciate cinematic genre fusion.
August 10, 2018
The lack of narrative momentum and emotional aloofness eventually become too frustrating to overcome.