88

Slant Magazine

By Glenn Heath Jr.
Visually glassy and smooth, Perfect Sense values the dynamic mood of each scene without being overly stylized.
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83

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Ewan McGregor and Eva Green are easy on the eyes as lovers in Perfect Sense, an intriguing apocalyptic romance with a multi-purpose title.
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80

Boxoffice Magazine

By Ray Greene
Director David Mackenzie's quietly accomplished film straddles the arthouse world and cult movies with a unique poetic vision.
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70

NPR

Perfect Sense shines best outside of the bedroom, in sequences that show the human race adjusting to tragedy after tragedy.
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63

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
Perfect Sense offers an epic tale seen through the prism of a tiny, intimate story. It's the inverse of "Contagion," which sacrificed character to scope.
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

Perfect Sense is a very conventional love story wrapped into a slightly more quirky, apocalyptic yarn and lightly dusted with a touch of true originality.
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

Perfect Sense is dense: It's a very complex and intelligent story hybrid that, must have looked great on paper and sounded impressive in discussion, but as a movie, it splatters all over the screen in unsatisfying genetic mutations.
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40

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Though it eventually gets down to more serious business, this Glasgow-set apocalyptic romance-drama seems, at first, to be most concerned about whether restaurants will survive the end of the world.
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25

New York Observer

By Rex Reed
And there is Ewan McGregor, who makes entirely too many movies and only occasionally makes an effort to speak the kind of English anyone can understand.
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25

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Would the Mayans have predicted the end of the world in 2012 if they'd known it would inspire not only "The Tree of Life'' and "Melancholia'' but an endless supply of more dreary depictions of end-times like this one?
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55 out of 100
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