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  • In the year's richest, most complex and ultimately most heartbreaking film, Inarritu invites us to get past the babble of modern civilization and start listening to each other. show more

  • It's a film of unquestioned visual artistry, and the filmmakers' empathy and human understanding are apparent moment to moment, scene by scene. But despite sensitive performances, it's an experiment that fizzles. show more

  • Babel may be the most ambitious movie of the year, tackling towering communication barriers, global politics and cultural divides in a structurally complex and fascinating narrative. show more

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  • March 27, 2011 HVIRI
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    Disgusting movie. Especially the Japanese part. Honestly, is it necessary to show that kind of ignorance and stupidity in a movie.?

  • June 30, 2010 drarthurwells
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    Excellent film. Three stores are interconnected - not by interaction but by association - so they serve as three separate stories. Well done and entertaining.

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