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

December 15, 2018
If you suspect that the rote phrase "thank you for your service" can't begin to cover the horror of war, please seek this out.
May 24, 2018
Like Ulliel's vengeful Robert Tassen, scenes are often terse and laconic, punctuated by grim, graphic violence.
May 17, 2018
Nicloux displays a gluttonous amount of gratuitous violence that seems to only serve as a sensationalist exercise. [Full Review in Spanish]
May 12, 2018
This is brave, exciting filmmaking, and a fine amuse bouche to Apocalypse Now's meatier take on the same subject matter.
May 11, 2018
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]
Top Critic
May 11, 2018
[jA] deliberate, elliptical and startlingly carnal vision of a rogue French soldier's vengeful heart-of-darkness quest.
May 10, 2018
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
The expression "couldn't be better" applies to Gaspard Ulliel's portrayal of conflicted French soldier Robert Tassen as it does to Gerard Depardieu's turn as a French writer in exile.
May 10, 2018
An extremely confident and undeniably well-made Vietnam war movie...