Escape From Tomorrow 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...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Basically, the whole thing can be summed up as an epic midlife crisis.
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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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By Rob Nelson
Escape From Tomorrow is a sneakily subversive exercise in low-budget surrealism and anti-corporate satire.
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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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A good idea done badly

By eb7540
This movie was a hot mess. Yeah, I guess buried down there somewhere was the existential battle between perfection and real life, but like a fast food taco, too much **** was piled on top of it to...

The Most Unique Film I've Ever Seen

By docequus
I found the film to be more comprehensible than I thought so going in, it isn't brainless visuals, there's a reason for them-but it's the ideas of the visuals that will get people talking. I have...

***&^ this movie !!

By gigo0201
disney should sew this company !!!!...

Surreal American Dream Gone Bad

By bladyblue
Just go see it for its historical importance. A filmmaker, his entire crew and all of his cast of characters (including the child actors) dared to defy Disney by filming this film at DisneyLand...

God Awful

By guebert88
You shouldn't' even consider seeing this. Pure garbage. Almost no plot, made little sense, and was utterly unscary. Worst movie I may have ever seen!!! Boooo!!!!...

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Rated NR