• 4:44 Last Day on Earth (2011)

    Where To Watch
4:44 Last Day on Earth Poster

Release Date: March 23rd, 2012

DVD Release Date: July 17th, 2012

R|1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary
Two lovers (Willem Dafoe, Shanyn Leigh) immerse themselves in sex, art and other activities after word breaks that the world will end by the next morning.

Cast: Willem Dafoe, Shanyn Leigh, Natasha Lyonne, Paul Hipp, Anita Pallenberg, Dierdra McDowell, Paz de la Huerta, Triana Jackson

Director: Abel Ferrara

Genres: Science fiction, Fantasy, Drama

Distributors: IFC Films

Trailers & Clips

view all

Ratings & Reviews

view all
  • Best of all is the half-surreal, half-touching scene of the couple ordering Chinese delivery - needless to say, the tip is sizable - and inviting the courier to Skype his family one last time and share in a moment of common humanity. show more

  • In his 4:44 Last Day on Earth, the auteur imagines the apocalypse from an aging NYC hipster's perspective, hitting melancholy notes that may ring true for a small segment of the art-house audience but, without the compelling presence of Willem Dafoe, would have little hope at the box office. show more

  • The picture is also weirdly compelling, maybe most notably for the way Dafoe's character - who is, in this respect, perhaps a stand-in for the Bronx-born Ferrara - seems to be grappling less with the idea that the world is ending than that the city is ending. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

Featured News

view all