The Sea of Trees Reviews

September 22, 2020
Part of the wonder of The Sea of Trees is that Van Sant refuses to ever actually define the journey for his characters or for his audience.
July 11, 2020
I'm not saying it's great, but it's not terrible either.
August 14, 2019
Drama about life-changing journey; suicide, mature themes.
August 6, 2018
Filmmaker Gus Van Sant certainly does an effective job of initially luring the viewer into the deliberately-paced picture...
November 30, 2016
A sumptuous, rewarding experience. "The Sea of Trees" is quietly mesmerizing and exceedingly wise, understanding there is profundity in every direction one gazes.
September 7, 2016
If you look past the surface, dig deeper and trust its mysterious, supernatural mission, it could make for one of the most emotional experiences you'll have at the movies this year.
August 25, 2016
It's unclear what the film's detractors found so risible.
August 25, 2016
A beguiling spiritual journey about grief, guilt, and the continuation of love after death.
August 25, 2016
A stronger movie experience than one might expect. It's anchored by a fine, understated performance by Matthew McConaughey and a deeply felt, if at times melodramatic, story that proves strangely immersive.