To the Ends of the World (Les confins du monde) (2018) - Rotten Tomatoes

To the Ends of the World (Les confins du monde) (2018)




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Indochina, 1945. Robert Tassen, a young French soldier, is the only survivor of a massacre in which his brother was killed before his eyes. Blinded by his revenge, Robert embarks on a solitary and secret search for assassins. But his meeting with Mayi, a young Indochinese, will upset his beliefs.


Gaspard Ulliel
as Robert Tassen
Jonathan Couzinié
as Lieutenant Maussier
Kevin Janssens
as Commandant Orlan
Anthony Paliotti
as Capitaine Sirbon
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Critic Reviews for To the Ends of the World (Les confins du monde)

All Critics (8) | Top Critics (2)

[jA] deliberate, elliptical and startlingly carnal vision of a rogue French soldier's vengeful heart-of-darkness quest.

May 11, 2018 | Full Review…
Top Critic

This skillfully crafted and superbly shot war movie suffers from some familiar plot mechanics and an overwhelming sense of doom, yet remains a compelling look at a conflict seldom depicted in French cinema.

May 10, 2018 | Full Review…

Like Ulliel's vengeful Robert Tassen, scenes are often terse and laconic, punctuated by grim, graphic violence.

May 23, 2018 | Full Review…

Nicloux displays a gluttonous amount of gratuitous violence that seems to only serve as a sensationalist exercise. [Full Review in Spanish]

May 17, 2018 | Full Review…

This is brave, exciting filmmaking, and a fine amuse bouche to Apocalypse Now's meatier take on the same subject matter.

May 12, 2018 | Full Review…

If we add to this the innocuous presence of Gérard Depardieu's character... and that the staging is, at best... a clumsy and soulless imitation of Apocalypse Now, little remains to be rescued from the final result. [Full review in Spanish]

May 11, 2018 | Full Review…

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