2046 Synopsis
A man travels to the year 2046.
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San Francisco Chronicle

A rare, sumptuous movie treat.
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Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Filmed to perfection by the great Christopher Doyle and others.
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By Glenn Kenny
I'm glad that 2046 is different from "Mood" even while being strangely of a piece with it. Like "Mood," it’s a movie of utter wonder and...
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
The new film lives up to expectations and, indeed, pushes past them into virtually unmapped territory.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
There are many places a visitor may go astray in 2046 -- places where the filmmaker appears to be a bit at loose ends too. Still, Wong's...
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
iIt's a film for art- and foreign-movie devotees. But it's also a movie for audiences who simply want to get turned on.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Nat King Cole croons a Christmas chestnut, an opera wafts into the ether, Latin jazz sways. It's all terribly atmospheric, and if you're in...
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Like Wong's past films, 2046 is lovely to behold, elegantly moody and rich in atmospherics. And the women caught in Chow's web are...
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
This, too, is a mood piece, sometimes surreal and dominated by Chow's lovelorn sadness. But it's hard to find an emotional or narrative...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Even the art house crowd will find the film off-putting not only because of its vagueness but because of its thoroughly unlikable...
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2046 ~ Not so in the mood for love

By lugubriousthespian
Wong Kar-wei returns to screen with a semi sequel to his very popular IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE with astounding results. Returning as his forlorn romantic, Tong Leung gives a stunning reprise performance...

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Rated R | For sexual content