Pi Synopsis
A math genius (Sean Gullette) seeks profundity on his computer.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The seductive thing about Aronofsky's film is that it is halfway plausible in terms of modern physics and math.
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75

San Francisco Examiner

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Pi will not be for everyone, but for those who are fed up with the mainstream idiocy that gets dumped into theaters each summer, this movie...
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75

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Audacious and bursting with ideas, the paranoid little sci-fi independent film Pi marks an auspicious debut for New York writer Darren...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
It proceeds, weirdly enough, from the truly annoying to the absolutely fascinating.
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75

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
For anyone who wants a movie to feed their intelligence and imagination more than their eyes and ears, Pi is a solid choice.
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The movie's freakazoid intensity gets to you, but there's something at once cramped and show-offy in Aronofsky's refusal to even slighty...
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75

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
This intellectual allegory would carry more punch if it didn't slip into melodrama so often, but it marks Aronofsky as an exceptionally...
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60

Empire

By Kim Newman
Shot in grainy, high contrast black-and-white with a lot of simple but effective optical and aural tricks to suggest the workings of his...
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60

Film Threat

Director Darren Aronofsky, creates an eerie "Eraserhead"-like world that keeps the film compelling even when it digresses into a silly...
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60

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Its power lies both in Aronofsky's evocation of tightly wound paranoia and in his flawless dovetailing of personal obsession and cultural...
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It was OKAY!

By xxMoviexLoverxx
doesn't this flick remind u of "A Beautiful Mind"???...

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Rated R | For Language and Some Disturbing Images