75

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
One of the oddest movies I've seen in a while - and that's a good thing.
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75

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
While most of the scenes in Tony Stone’s peculiar Middle Ages art project look like a homemade educational reenactment, the film is actually more involving than it should be.
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50

The New York Times

By Manohla Dargis
Though there's no doubt that Mr. Stone is as serious as a heart attack when it comes to creating an air of authenticity -- hence the sloppily butchered chickens and authorial defecation -- he never settles on a coherent tone for the movie.
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50

Variety

"Pathfinder" meets "Gerry" in Severed Ways: The Norse Discovery of America, a striking and virtually wordless story of two Vikings separated from their tribe and left to stumble through the North American wilderness.
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
If a black-metal band ever made a 107-minute music video, this visually striking but otherwise ludicrous epic is probably what it would look like.
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40

Village Voice

The spectacle of two dudes mucking about in the primal forest becomes tedious.
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51 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
Metascore® based on all critic reviews. Scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.