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Year
1985
Runtime
132 min.
Director
Terry Gilliam
Genres
Drama, Sci-Fi
Rating *
7.9
Votes *
143,183
Checks
28,254
Favs
3,363
Dislikes
337
Favs/checks
11.9% (1:8)
Favs/dislikes
10:1
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  1. Musanna's avatar

    Musanna

    The production design is just superb. 12 years 3 months ago
  2. SkilledLunatic's avatar

    SkilledLunatic

    I found the first hour really boring, which detracted a lot from the movie's general enjoyment. Also, Sam's only defining characteristic is his love for Jill, I felt he was annoying and shallow. However, I tough the last 30 min were really awesome, I only wish there was more DeNiro in it.
    "Do you care for some necrophilia?"
    10 years 10 months ago
  3. peznbooks's avatar

    peznbooks

    Incredible, hilarious, hopeful, and depressing Distopian film. It's been one of my favorites for years. The zany sense of humor is superb. Sadly, I think this film is even more apt now than it was in 1985. We haven't improved our society and culture at all. 11 years 10 months ago
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  4. This movie ranks #17 in Total Sci-Fi's The 100 Greatest Sci-Fi Movies
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  5. This movie ranks #24 in Time Out's The 100 Best British Films
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  9. This movie ranks #51 in The Criterion Collection
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