A Bigger Splash Synopsis
In A BIGGER SPLASH, rock legend Marianne Lane is recuperating on the volcanic island of Pantelleria with her partner Paul when iconoclast record producer and old flame Harry unexpectedly arrives with his daughter Penelope.
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The Big Dud

By doug1000
In the garden of Eden (Southern Italy), lies all types of lurking temptations. The problem is - they are all predictable, gratuitous, and ultimately absurd. The film makers wanted to to be original...

Tilda Swinton is marvelous!

By malandra
I love the style of the movie, the scenery and the story!... for some it might be a little bit to slow, but that's the style of it. Ralph Fiennes played a totally different character from he use to...

A Mediocre "Splash"

By gabbycorner
The splash is not so "big" as mediocre in this European botboiler reminiscent of a 1960's art house film. Excellent performances and fabulous cinematography more than compensate for the pretentious...

A Bigger Splash

By nikijo818
I am a movie fan, have never left a film mid-way. However, if I had not been with a friend, this would have been my first early exit. Exhausting first half, with Fiennes non-stop talking. Far from...

bob Splash

By lindae781
no need for gratuitous nudity....


By loveeeepeace
So suspenseful. The music was beautiful, it fit each scene perfectly. The cast was so incredible....

Great cast, subtle suspense.

By Bg592016480
I wanted to love this film ... What a cast! But the movie did a poor job of building suspense....

Hard to Believe this is a Movie

By 1997Chief
I have to admit I went to this movie with a negative opinion of what I was about to watch and I wasn't wrong. To imagine Tilda Swinton as a rock star was akin to a difficult Yoga position...at my age...

A Bigger Splash

By richardfeldman28
The movie is not for children. Plenty of nudity, sexual situations, drug use. Beautiful scenery in Italy. I thought it was worth the price of the movie to see Dakota Johnson. Ralph Fiennes was...

By ninaknows
Well filmed, outstanding location. Am a Swinton fan. But how was she cast as a rock star? Why was she romping around in Dior on an a lazy Mediterranean island? Feinnes was embarrassingly out of his...

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Rated R | For Graphic Nudity, Brief Drug Use, Language and Some Strong Sexual Content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Graphic sexual content in fascinating character study.
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