• Released
  • June 10, 2011
  • (Limited 6/10)
  • R , 2 hr 1 min
  • Romance
Road to Nowhere Synopsis
A filmmaker becomes caught up in the real-life aspects of the crime he is dramatizing.
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Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
A beautifully made, glorious mess.
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Slant Magazine

By Chuck Bowen
The script is busy and unconvincing, and much of the acting is lousy, but there are haunting touches.
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By Michelle Orange
Despite its tai chi pace and genre-friendly characters, it's almost impossible to tell what's happening in the intriguing, intractable Road...
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Time Out New York

By David Fear
Calling Road to Nowhere a noir is like referring to Hellman's cult classic "Two-Lane Blacktop" (1971) as a road movie: Technically correct...
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The biggest flaw is the casting: only Shannyn Sossamon delivers a performance of even modest depth.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Natasha Senjanovic
Audiences can either fight it, trying to make sense of the shaky plot, or flow along with the film's languid, doomed romance accompanied by...
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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
While there are some giggles in the film-within-the-film (also called "Road to Nowhere"), the artsy-fartsy direction and flat-as-a-pancake...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Each scene works within itself on its own terms. But there is no whole here. I've rarely seen a narrative film that seemed so reluctant to...
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San Francisco Chronicle

Road to Nowhere, a neo-noir in which art imitates true crime (or is it vice versa?), is bound to be a thrill ride for some - and a...
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Boxoffice Magazine

Fans of the filmmaker should thrill at the prospect of a new project, but the film's lackadaisical pacing and preoccupation with pulling...
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It sucked very boring

By mfj2000
and i could not tell it was real or a dream the only thing was is music...

cant understand this movie

By kwhibou
so i kept on watching to see if i would get it and i got the drift that the woman actress might really be the dead woman but every other thing in this movie is SOOOO far out that the characters...

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Rated R | For Some language and brief violence