The Sacrifice Reviews

November 11, 2014
Only those who still quiver at the shopworn lament that advancing technology is destroying the world will find the philosophizing vital in this bookish stupor.
December 7, 2007
Tarkovsky's film will be forever confined to a dark cul-de-sac in the arthouse ghetto because of its sheer monotony.
June 24, 2006
For those willing to acccept the tenets of Tarkovsky's cinema of spiritual quest, his esoteric notions of Christian iconography and his obscure approach to cinematic meaning, the film can seem nothing less than miraculous.
September 21, 2005
February 9, 2005
January 1, 2000
It's a paradox: a sublime failure. For all its stunning, poetic imagery, it's almost impossible to sit through.