The Invisible Circus

The Invisible Circus
The Invisible Circus
  • R
  • 1h 33m
  • 2001
Rotten21%
Common Sense Media Iconage 18+
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In the 1970s, an American teenager travels to Europe to retrace her dead sister's final steps, which take her from Paris to Berlin to the coast of Portugal, to solve the mystery of her sibling's suicide. Along the way, she falls in love with her sister's boyfriend.
© 2001 New Line Cinema. Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Rotten Tomatoes® Score

TOMATOMETER®
Rotten21%
Critics Consensus: Despite Jordana Brewster's strong performance, The Invisible Circus lacks the necessary dramatic tension to be interesting. Also, the cultural and political contexts of the period are barely explored.
Reviews
L.A. Weekly
Ella Taylor
Rotten

Picturesque European locations, a mystery whose successive folds will be uncovered by Faith's ex-b...

June 17, 2017
Toronto Star
Geoff Pevere
Rotten

Strangely dispassionate and uncommitted for a movie about passionate commitment.

June 16, 2017
Salon.com
Charles Taylor
Rotten

A movie for people who are so sensitive they barely notice the feelings of others or what's going...

June 16, 2017
Slate
David Edelstein
Fresh

The film is overnarrated and in spots overwritten, but Brooks ... does well with actors, and he ha...

June 16, 2017
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Common Sense Media

Common Sense Media Iconage 18+
Common Sense Says
Okay for older teens, but nothing special.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know there is graphic sexual content and drug use in the movie. The teenaged Phoebe has sex with the much older ex-lover of her sister. Phoebe has a nasty acid trip. Some mature themes you may want to discuss with your teen: Terrorism, political commitment, young love, independence, accidental death, loss of a parent, suicide.

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Additional Info

  • Genre:Drama
  • Release Date:February 2, 2001
  • Highest Available for Purchase:HD

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