• The Time Being (2013)

The Time Being

Release Date: July 26th, 2013

DVD Release Date: March 11th, 2014

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary

A mysterious millionaire (Frank Langella) hires a struggling artist (Wes Bentley) to carry out an odd series of film assignments.

Cast: Wes Bentley, Frank Langella, Ahna O'Reilly, Sarah Paulson, Corey Stoll, Gina Gallego, Jeremy Allen White, Megan Kuhlmann

Director: Nenad Cicin-Sain

Genres: Mystery

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Aisha HarrisThe Dissolve

    The Time Being is a visual pleasure, with Cicin-Sain unveiling shot after shot of glorious landscapes and striking silhouettes. show more

  • 50
    Odie HendersonRogerEbert.com

    Imagine the most overdone, Philip Glass-style horror movie music playing over glossy footage of a university art class, and you have some idea what your eyes and ears are in for while attending The Time Being. show more

  • 25
    Lou LumenickNew York Post

    The pretentious and unrelievedly glum first feature from music-video and advertising director Nenad Cicin-Sain, The Time Being looks sharp, but it’s about as dramatically satisfying as watching paint dry. show more

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