• Released
  • October 11, 2013
  • (Limited)
  • NR , 1 hr 30 min
  • Horror
  • 25 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: An epic battle begins when a middle-aged American husband and father of two learns that he has lost his job. Keeping the news from his nagging wife and wound-up children, he packs up the family and embarks on a full day of park hopping amid enchanted castles and fairytale princesses.

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indieWIRE

By Eric Kohn
A labyrinthine descent into the grotesque extremes of a Disneyfied society, Escape From Tomorrow is surreal for many reasons and wholly...
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90

Film.com

By Jordan Hoffman
The Walt Disney World-set Escape From Tomorrow is both a great gimmick-dependent story and a remarkable piece of filmmaking. It is a...
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83

The Playlist

By William Goss
Moore’s movie may not seem to make much sense...but he does set up bits at the beginning that do come to pay off in ridiculous ways, and...
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80

The Guardian

By Damon Wise
The acting isn't perfect (which is perhaps understandable under the circumstances), and the film's dream states sometimes try too hard, but...
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75

RogerEbert.com

By Matt Zoller Seitz
A dark, weird, smutty, fitfully amusing comedy that ultimately wears out its welcome. As a provocation, it's aces, especially if — like the...
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75

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
Escape from Tomorrow is more of an experimental film than a traditional narrative, but intrepid viewers — or anyone who has ever visited a...
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75

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Basically, the whole thing can be summed up as an epic midlife crisis.
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70

The Dissolve

By Noel Murray
It’s mostly a collection of surreal moments, headed nowhere in particular. But Moore milks a lot of the ironic potential out of his milieu.
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70

Variety

By Rob Nelson
Escape From Tomorrow is a sneakily subversive exercise in low-budget surrealism and anti-corporate satire.
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50

Village Voice

By Ernest Hardy
While Escape is filled with inspired touches... Moore lacks the off-kilter psychological nuances of Lynch, as well as the go-for-broke...
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Rated NR