Valley Of Love Reviews

October 10, 2016
It plays out like a Gallic version of The Trip, the sitcom starring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon, but with fewer gags.
August 14, 2016
The colour palette of bleached bone whites and brilliant blues, and the haunting music of Charles Ives add to the odd, mesmerising atmosphere.
August 12, 2016
Promises much, but ends up feeling strangely underpowered and insincere.
March 25, 2016
In such a spare and intimate story, Huppert and Depardieu are riveting.
March 25, 2016
It's in the way that Depardieu and Huppert can convey an aspect of phenomenological rue that gives this sometimes muddled movie its ultimate value.
March 24, 2016
This movie is finally only about Isabelle Huppert and Gérard Depardieu, and that's enough.
March 24, 2016
It's such a pleasure to be in Huppert and Depardieu's joint company that the film's failure to coalesce is to some degree forgivable, or just ignorable.
March 22, 2016
A project that gives its leads little to do other than complain about the heat and bad cellphone reception and look askance at American boorishness.
March 21, 2016
The film enables us to feel the emotional weight of a posthumous letter precisely because we can only imagine its contents.
February 29, 2016
The dynamic between the stars feels overly familiar at first (he's the incorrigible but good-hearted boor, she's the irritable scold), but their comfortable rapport is one of the film's most potent assets.
February 29, 2016
There are gentle rewards to be gained from the initially brittle, gradually tender rapport between two actors of contrasting greatness.
February 29, 2016
Guillaume Nicloux's Valley of Love is a starry two-hander with a very contrived high-concept premise which, perhaps inevitably, leads us precisely nowhere.