The Scenic Route (1978)

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Movie Info

In this avant-garde drama, a New Yorker, a great fan of Orpheus, meets a woman just after a stabbing occurs locally. They then become lovers and spend their trysts discussing art. Another person later joins them. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi
Rating:
NR
Genre:
Drama
Runtime:

Cast

Critic Reviews for The Scenic Route

All Critics (7) | Top Critics (4)

Flavorless bubble gum.

Full Review… | July 26, 2013
New York Times
Top Critic

A strikingly seductive fusion of wit with seriousness.

Full Review… | July 26, 2013
Time Out
Top Critic

Mark Rappaport makes movies that look, sound and feel like nobody else's movies. He is an original.

Full Review… | July 26, 2013
Chicago Sun-Times
Top Critic

An ironic and sometimes hilarious melodrama.

Full Review… | July 26, 2013
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

Producer, writer, and director Rappaport, unfortunately, falls into the trap of believing that a film can only be artistic if its characters are artistic as well.

Full Review… | July 26, 2013
TV Guide

This film should appeal to urban dwellers.

Full Review… | July 26, 2013
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