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Revolutionary Road

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Sam Mendes

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About the Movie

Academy Award® nominee Leonardo DiCaprio and Academy Award® winner Kate Winslet reunite for two powerful, groundbreaking performances in Revolutionary Road. Based on the bestseller by Richard Yates, this mesmerizing and moving story follows the lives of a passionate young couple living in suburban Connecticut who decide to risk everything to pursue their dreams. They're willing to break away from the ordinary – but can they do it without breaking apart? Acclaimed by critics, Revolutionary Road is hailed as "…a masterpiece." (Mick LaSalle, San Francisco Chronicle)

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews


  • Reviews Counted: 207
  • Fresh: 140
  • Rotten: 67
  • Average Rating: 6.7/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: Mendes has made a troubling film that wrestles with big themes and touchy subjects, even if it is set in an overly familiar milieu. – Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel, Apr 3, 2012

Fresh: If Revolutionary Road had been filmed back in 1961, when the novel came out, it would have been timely and powerful. – Jonathan F. Richards,, Jun 24, 2010

Fresh: Bolstered by Thomas Newman's score, spot-on set design and the brilliant source material, "Revolutionary Road" is a darkly effective portrait of an Eisenhower-era couple who fall tragically short of reaching Camelot. – Richard Roeper, Richard, Jun 24, 2010

Rotten: There is not a shred of hope, light or even life in Mendes' fourth film. – Simon Miraudo, Quickflix, Nov 2, 2014

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Customer Reviews


There ate truly no words to express how artistically brilliant this story was portrayed. This is one of the best films of the year by miles!!!


It's really sad how america considers movies these days. While stupid teens are raving about Pink Panther 2 (O stars) this movie will be not reviewed and will sit there. Wake up america, great movies stare you right in the eyes and you go and buy tickets to a stupid movie!

just wow,

speechless, amazing movie watch it

Revolutionary Road
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  • $12.99
  • Genre: Drama
  • Released: 2008

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