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R| 1 hr. 58 min.

Plot Summary
A bedridden patient (Lee Pace) captivates a hospitalized girl (Catinca Untaru) with a fantastic tale involving heroes, mystics and villains on a desert island.

Cast: Lee Pace , Catinca Untaru , Justine Waddell , Robin Smith , Julian Bleach , Leo Bill , Marcus Wesley , Daniel Caltagirone

Director: Tarsem

Genres: Fantasy, Adventure

Distributor: Roadside Attractions

The Fall (2006)

Release Date: May 9th, 2008|1 hr. 58 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 9 )
  • 75
    Peter Hartlaub San Francisco Chronicle

    It's an achingly beautiful movie and a triumph of location scouting, with more cosmopolitan spectacle than the past three Indiana Jones and James Bond movies combined. show more

  • 75
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    The Fall is aptly named not only because it pertains to a tragic descent but because viewers will feel as if they have plunged headlong into an alternate universe with this dazzling adult fairy tale. show more

  • 88
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Dazzling and delirious, The Fall is a celebration of cinema, of old-fashioned storytelling and globe-hopping spectacle. show more

  • March 03, 2012 Sallyjosto
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    Our daughter had us watch this tonight...I loved it! The story was a little crazy, but fun, once we figured out what was going on. Catinca Untaru is adorable! I highly recommend this movie!

  • December 20, 2010 mavolf
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    This little girl was GREAT in this film. My wife & I almost put this film away. Due to her mannersims, she caught my heart. The film itself was mediocre and quite slow in many parts. I hope she has a lot of success. I have not heard of her in anything else.

  • June 17, 2008 Suslik
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    The trailer is off the charts... the two main characters are superb...the visuals are unmatched and highly artistic... color is used with the skill of a master...the storytelling is fun and interesting... and yes, I wish the "promise" of a gut-wrenching emotional happening hinted at in the trailer were actually in the movie... IF the movie's overall plot were better, this would be a best picture winner. I highly recommend it to lovers of art, color, beauty and to anyone who appreciates great moviemaking.

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