Based on 18 Critics
  • Before this trippy, mesmerizing movie swerves out of control, it delivers an exhilarating and challenging ride. show more

  • This is all very strange and a little tedious. Yet there is something arresting and oddly poignant in Mr. Van Sant's playful vision of the road to nowhere. [3 Oct 1991, p.A14(E)]

  • Beautifully wrought, darkly funny and finally devastating, My Own Private Idaho almost single-handedly revives the notion of personal filmmaking in the United States. [18 Oct 1991]

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