The Lost City of Z Reviews

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September 8, 2017
The film ... is too scattershot in its approach to have much impact.
April 24, 2017
Miller's riveting, heartfelt portrayal etches a delicate picture underneath the colorful, wild portrait of Fawcett - of the losses suffered at home in service of greater ambitions and fantastical dreams.
April 22, 2017
Although The Lost City of Z held my interest, it felt like a missed opportunity. Like too many biographical movies, this one tries to do too much.
April 21, 2017
There is an unexploitative, unsensational grounding to the whole affair that lends it dignity, but that doesn't quite justify the 140-minute runtime.
April 21, 2017
The never-ending jungle proves perfectly suited to the filmmaker's lush, operatic aesthetic, as does the film's central theme of escaping one's background, through whatever means necessary.
April 21, 2017
It's a bold journey and it's a little bonkers, but like Fawcett, "The Lost City of Z" is admirable in its resilience.
May 21, 2019
The Lost City of Z does not quite reach the apex of grace but its attempts to do so linger in the consciousness. Even when it fails to reach the excellence it aims for, it is moving.
March 13, 2019
An ambitious miss.
March 7, 2019
The film is rich with this passionate intensity, which is exactly what a man needs to put together a big film in his late forties while the clock is ticking.
March 5, 2019
This version of Fawcett provides a fascinating study.
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