Paterson Synopsis
Every day, Paterson adheres to a simple routine: he drives his daily route, observing the city as it drifts across his windshield and goes home to his wife, Laura. By contrast, Laura’s world is ever changing.
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A homage to ordinary people

By Ben Solo
Paterson succeeds at something most movies don't succeed at: bringing humanity in the film's characters. While one can make the good debate that Manchester by the Sea was movie full of humanity (& I...

A little slow, but very touching.

By Gasperferraro

Bottom line - not sure if I liked it or not!

By sbt427n
A bus driver's daily life likely is pretty boring much of the time, driving the bus from point A to point B. This movie is that of a "poet" on the down beat of a musical line? It's just slooooooow....

Boring and Slow - synopsis below

By Stuart_M
More examples of media bias if the critics give this movie a 95. Allow me to save you 2 hours of your life: - Movie takes place over 7 days of a plodding crawl - Paterson looks at his watch and...

Sweet, gentle, profound

By janroth411
A movie about a poet, who drove a bus, yet you might say a story about a bus driver who wrote poems. The movie was a poem. The pace of the film, the gentle manor of the story, a mirror of this tiny...

By ihozya
Jarmush at his best....


By hkaplan918
This film is a gentle ode to the creative process among people leading ordinary lives. The two leads are excellent as are the supporting players. It is warm-hearted and clear-eyed....


By hillstone881551
I have no idea how any sane person can give this non-movie more than 1 Star. It was TERRIBLE. NOTHING HAPPENS AT ALL. It is not interesting or profound. IT IS DULL. I am not one to like "action...

NOT a 96% Tomato rating!!

By coloradomatt
This is the first review I have written and one of only a handful of reviews that I have ever written about anything online. I choose my movies almost exclusively based on its Tomato rating so I...

Am I an idiot ?

By rjt88bsh
I do not know how this movie got such great reviews either I am an idiot or this movie was terrible. It seemed to go around in circles and ended up absolutely nowhere ! Golshifteh Farahani is very...

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Rated R | For Some Language