• Life of Pi (2012) Rating & Reviews

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  • Mr. Lee's film is stronger as a visual experience - especially in 3-D - than an emotional one, but it has a final plot twist that may also change what you thought you knew about the ancient art of storytelling. show more

  • Meticulous care is evident in every aspect of the film. All three actors playing Pi are outstanding. show more

  • Much as I was moved by the film, I have one reservation and one warning. The framing device of the older Pi recounting his story to the author (which worked so well in Martel's novel) is intrusive and significantly detracts from the story. show more

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