The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus Synopsis
An immortal carnival master must collect five souls or else lose his daughter to the devil.
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Terry Gilliam's Dark Masterpiece

By QuanYin50
Great movie, in the tradition of the European surrealist film makers, like Fellini. Beautiful visuals and color, great fantasy scenes, phenomenal cast. Highly creative and unconventional. More...

Whimsical but Ellusive

By franks1978
If you enjoyed Avatar, you're probably not smart enough to enjoy this movie. Unlike Avatar, this movie is legitimately visually imaginative, and features an array of enjoyable performances, notably...

great fantasy trip

By alejandrony75
I enjoyed the movie. Original story. Amazing imagination. Great performances. Heath was becoming a greater actor...too bad he is no longer with us. His talent will be missed....

Extraordinary Imagination

By moviefanster98
The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassum is a brilliantly unusual, idiosyncratic film full of amazing visuals. It shows a mind-boggling imagination at work, flowing from one colorful, surreal moment to the...


By jacobhisle
It's the BOMB.COM!...

Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

By Mouless
Wonderful Gilliam-esque movie with lots of sublime and slapstick humor. Heath Ledger's performance is colourful and Johnny Depp, Jude Law and Collin Farell contribute with their brilliance as actors....

Five Word Review

By highlifescenery
Absolutely outstanding masterful creative genius...

Had a lot of potential, but not "complete"

By Usha L Paradise
While I particularly adore Ledger & Depp (& sometimes Law) as magnificently gifted actors, the storyline & plot jumped. There were holes - pockets of information not provided that would've proved...

The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus review

By Therumrunner5

If you like different, choose to see it!

By kimat1
I took my 11 yr. old daughter because she is a big Heath and Johnny fan. I thought at the end of the movie she would have been totally confused by it. She was not, but she is not your ordinary 11...

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Rated PG-13 | For Smoking, Language, Some Sensuality and Violent Images
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Imaginative Heath Ledger fantasy is too dark for young kids.
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