• Released
  • February 14, 2014
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 58 min
  • Romance
    Sci-Fi/Fantasy
  • 1,540 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: Miracles, crossed destinies and an age-old battle between good and evil occur in a mythic New York.

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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It is partly a failure, but mostly it succeeds, and the film's aspiration is so enormous that that's enough for a moving experience.
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60

Village Voice

By Stephanie Zacharek
Winter's Tale, however imperfect, is that rare beast on the movie landscape: an unapologetic romance (for the first two-thirds, anyway),...
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50

Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
Earnest in its ambition but dopey in its execution, Winter’s Tale never takes flight.
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50

Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
Winter’s Tale has no narrative drive and too little heart to come off.
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50

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
Despite the actors, who at least get some swell clothes to wear, Winter's Tale is a bit of a soul-crusher itself.
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50

Entertainment Weekly

By Chris Nashawaty
It's no coincidence that Winter's Tale is being released on Valentine's Day, when our resistance to schmaltz is at its weakest. But do that...
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Lurching back and forth through time, Winter's Tale tries to blend the supernatural and the sentimental, with a synchronous nod to elements...
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50

Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Unfortunately there’s far too little magic in this clumsy attempt to marry fantasy and realism; the film doesn’t have the grace or...
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30

Variety

By Justin Chang
The best miracles are those that creep up on you unexpectedly rather than endlessly announcing themselves, and the ones in Winter’s Tale...
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25

Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
Winter’s Tale is a good old-fashioned train wreck of a film. This is one of those deals where all the ingredients are Grade A, but the...
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...and the horse you rode in on

By tene937
Inane, vapid, idiotic. Walked out after 45 minutes; the writing was too painful. Would have been better if the horse could talk: "H e l l o, W i l b e r !!!"...

Bring some tissues!

By carieg322
I was hoping that this movie wasn't one of those where all of the good parts were shown in the trailer. The beginning was kinda of slow & a little confusing (flashbacks & flash forwards), but once it...

Poignant, Haunting, Really Good!

By famhul88
Winter's Tale is a movie you will find yourself thinking about and processing days after you see it. It's a wonderful story full of love, humor, and many twists and turns. It is not a typical...

Winter's Tale

By dyansen
Great modern fantasy story. Who cares if it followed the book. It carries you away to a imposssibly romantic place that is exciting, emotionally rich and wonderful. Loved it! Has anyone written...

sweet love story

By chauhna
made me miss NYC in the winter......but only until I thought about the cold air!!! loved the story and the actors involved.....nice and sweet love story...makes you believe in true love!!...

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Rated PG-13 | For Violence and Some Sensuality
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 14+ Disappointing book-based fantasy-drama has heavy themes.
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