Adoration Synopsis
A student (Devon Bostick) inserts himself into an account of a failed terrorist plot.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Moody, provocative and intellectually ambitious, Adoration is primed to elicit impassioned discussion among audiences.
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80

The Hollywood Reporter

By Ray Bennett
Shot on beautifully utilized film but employing images vividly from the Internet and mobile phones, it's an examination of the power that...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Adoration, Egoyan's most affecting film since "The Sweet Hereafter."
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75

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Though there are moments when the drama turns into intellectual debate, the film is also emotional, moving with a fluid, mounting tension...
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Some viewers may find the film confusing; I found it absorbing.
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63

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Watching Adoration is like juggling three tennis balls, a porcupine, and a graduate thesis, but eventually it finds a unifying theme, that...
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63

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Adoration, which hinges on a number of coincidences, contains some really fine performances.
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50

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
After a promising start, this ambitious but ultimately clunky and unwieldy movie dissolves into a pile of ideas in dire need of...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Adoration, despite a family resemblance to some of his finest work ("The Sweet Hereafter," "Ararat"), is Egoyan at his worst. The movie is...
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50

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The upshot is that those who appear to be guilty may not be -- a muddled message for our time.
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Adoration - Written and Directed by Atom Egoyan

By armenlovesmary
Atom Egoyan carefully constructs this screenplay and resorts to familiar themes, many of which he has explored in the past. The subject matter of the film allows for an intriguing story. As Simon...

ADORATION

By johnny one note
ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC! A WONDERFUL MOVIE IN ALL RESPECTS , A BEAUTIFULLY WRITTEN AND DIRECTED PIECE OF ART...

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Rated R | For language