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Based on 14 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 2 )
  • 75
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Offers a chillingly effective look at the ease with which a suicide bomber could wreak havoc on U.S. soil - specifically in Times Square. show more

  • 60
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Shows tremendous control and discipline, especially for a young filmmaker on her first feature. Director Julia Loktev might be working on a profoundly low budget, but her camera work and lighting are precise and imaginative. show more

  • 100
    Wesley Morris Boston Globe

    Astonishing. show more

  • 75
    V.A. Musetto New York Post

    Why has She chosen to end her young life with a senseless act of mass murder? We never find out - which is a good thing. Too much information would only get in the way and lessen this compelling film's evocation of dread. show more

  • 63
    Ken Fox TV Guide

    In the end, despite Williams' extraordinary, nearly wordless performance, it's impossible to fathom what this young woman is experiencing at her moment of crisis, because we never knew what could have brought her to such a desperate pass in the first place. show more

  • 42
    Owen Gleiberman Entertainment Weekly

    A stunt masquerading as a statement. show more

  • 90
    J. Hoberman Village Voice

    Terror is existential in this highly intelligent, somewhat sadistic, totally fascinating movie. show more

  • 80
    David Edelstein New York Magazine (Vulture)

    The film is, in fact, a cunning exercise in subjectivity and withheld information--and once you accept those parameters, it’s riveting. show more

  • 60
    Justin Chang Variety

    Context and psychological insight are the major casualties of Day Night Day Night, a dramatically limited but strangely powerful portrait of a young would-be terrorist. show more

  • 50
    John Anderson Los Angeles Times

    The most profound thing the remarkably dread-filled drama Day Night Day Night tells us is what it doesn't tell us. show more

  • February 05, 2013 uw00000000136665
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    what a waste of time this really sucks. they spent 20 minutes watching and listening to her eat. really

  • July 09, 2012 cardum8
    Report This User

    this movie sucks . if your going to blow up some people just do it dont say 20 words in the whole move piss your pants then wimp out .i cant belive i wasted a whole hour and a half of my life.

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