Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Synopsis
A boy (Thomas Horn) searches New York for clues related to a mysterious key.
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Movie Reviews

Extraordinary film

By rangermaj72
Saw this film at one of the NYC theaters exhibiting the feature . Recalling what happened here on 9/11 is still as vivid as that which is acurately portrayed in this exceptional picture. Not only is...

terrific movie

By cleva
yes, it was extremely emotional throughout the ENTIRE movie. i laughed several times, cried more often that i wanted to, but i left in awe of how well written and remarkable the moments were. i...

The Unstoppable Spirit of Human Love

By thomasdosborneii
I can't say enough good things about this masterwork of a movie. I saw it on Christmas Day, and it was so good I had to go see it again the next day, and after that, I didn't want to see any more...

Powerful movie about father/son and 9/11

By Slinkyies
I went in to this movie with pretty low expectations, but was pleasantly surprised. The little kid and the grandfather make the movie. Folks who enjoy deep, emotional movies will really enjoy this....

Intense

By smlaz
Movie is not one that will have you doing cartwheels. Realistic, brings back many bad thoughts of the "worst day". Film may seem long at points but it is a complete story. I can see why it is...

Gripping look at 9/11

By ellisiland
This is an unpredictable, non-traditional look at the emotion surrounding 9/11. I would definitely recommend that viewers see this film. This movie really gripped my heart....

Loved It! A must see

By Randig
My husband and I saw the movie Friday night in NYC. We really loved the movie, and were both moved by Thomas Horn's performance as well as the subject matter. A different take on 9/11 as seen...

Wasn't for me

By TwirlyBird
Movie reviews are totally subjective when they're coming from lay people, and I am just one person. With that being said...this one just wasn't for me. I found the kid to be incredibly annoying up...

An amazing movie you must not miss,,,

By erdoclindsey
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close is one of those movies you just must not miss. My husband, 13 year old daughter & I went to see it on Christmas day. (emy daughter & I had seen it at a screening...

it was good

By rfsalazar515
Not often do you see a movie and say OH MY GOD, THIS IS AMAZING. this is not one of those times either. It was good, I would recommend it, but it's not a must see....

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Rated PG-13 | For Emotional thematic material, some disturbing images and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Drama about child's 9/11 loss stirs up sadness.
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