Samson and Delilah (2010) Synopsis
A couple's world changes forcing them to go on a journey of survival.
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The A.V. Club

By Sam Adams
Viewers may not realize how far they've been pulled in until the movie ends, and they might feel a sense of loss that it can't keep going...
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80

Time Out New York

By David Fear
And by the time Thornton has deftly flipped the script regarding the titular Biblical parable's misogyny, you'll feel as if Aussie cinema...
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70

The New York Times

By Neil Genzlinger
How do you know you're looking at a pretty good piece of filmmaking? When the director and actors can make you care about the central...
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70

Variety

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An engrossing and touching snapshot of an Australia too often left on the cutting-room floor.
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60

Empire

By David Parkinson
Tender and beautifully acted, it's a unflinchingly bleak glimpse of life on Australia's margins.
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Village Voice

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A deglamorized couple-on-the-run story, Warwick Thornton's Samson & Delilah doubles as a portrait of a tiny Australian aboriginal community.
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Powerful experience in film

By rcalex1
This film is unusual in many ways -- in its gorgeous production values, unusual dialog, unflinching story telling (just to name three) -- and has left me with an incredible sense of having seen and...