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Sep 4, 2007
By the end of Walking to Werner, we are no worse off but we are not much better either.
Aug 10, 2007
[Subject] Phillips is a lot better at walking than talking, and his musings seem especially insipid intercut with audio clips of Herzog's sage observations.
Aug 9, 2007
Even the most ardent Herzog admirer may want to hail this fledgling documentarian a cab and call it a day.
Jul 20, 2007
Despite the callow, self-absorbed aspects of Phillips' undertaking, there's something endearing about his determination to recreate -- and then some -- a 30-year-old gesture that looked nutty then and only looks nuttier now.
Jul 20, 2007
It's an impressive odyssey, but the film -- which alternates between Phillips' ceaseless ramblings and interviews with the predictably eccentric folks he meets on the road -- plays like a prolonged death march.
Jul 20, 2007
The high-strung antics of Linas Phillips, who films his hike from Seattle to Los Angeles to meet Werner Herzog, may strike some as a noble spiritual undertaking, but others will find it an exercise in indulgent self-absorption.
Jun 29, 2007
Walking to Werner flirts with becoming an ordeal.