Three Peaks Reviews

July 28, 2019
It's said that good things come in threes, a theory German filmmaker Jan Zabiel unwittingly disproves in "Three Peaks," his thin-aired family drama in which three quickly becomes tri-ing -- or, tiring, if you wish to flip those six letters around.
July 26, 2019
Despite a promising setup, Zabeil can't get his actors to generate a human tension on par with the impressive and potentially deadly surroundings.
July 24, 2019
The payoff is barely worth the wait.
July 24, 2019
The double impulse at the heart of "Three Peaks" is ultimately self-defeating.
July 19, 2019
Three Peaks never quite reaches the dramatic peak that the movie's deliberate pacing and tense interplay seem to promise.
July 11, 2019
"Three Peaks" is a dark little family drama, a ticking time bomb of a movie that is well made but never totally satisfies.
June 28, 2019
Three Peaks is so thinly conceived and executed that, for the most part, it fails to justify its existence as a stand-alone feature.
June 28, 2019
Three Peaks seems to betray its characters for the sake of forced drama.
September 28, 2017
The ambiguity of the final passages doesn't feel arrived at or earned, but imposed-just another touch.
September 11, 2017
There's just nothing new here, and nothing especially interesting.