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About the Movie
The life and controversial death of Vincent van Gogh told by his paintings and by the characters that inhabit them. The intrigue unfolds through interviews with the characters closest to Vincent and through dramatic reconstructions of the events leading up to his death. Loving Vincent features 120 of Vincent van Gogh's greatest paintings. The plot, drawn from the 800 letters written by the painter himself, leads us to the significant people and events in the time prior to his unexpected death. Every shot is painted just as Vincent himself painted.
Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
- Reviews Counted: 132
- Fresh: 111
- Rotten: 21
- Average Rating: 7.2/10
Top Critics' Reviews
Fresh: Visually, it's spectacular. Conceptually, it's jaw-dropping to simply considering the effort that went into this. The story, however, doesn't always hold its own.
Fresh: The roiling landscape scenes betray the redundance of animating images that already sizzle with energy, but the portraiture works beautifully, especially because the actors who supply the characters' voices and visages are first-rate.
Rotten: It relies on forced exposition to push the story forward and often recalls bad dinner theater, and is certainly the least interesting way to tell van Gogh's tale.
Fresh: The gorgeous animation alone makes "Loving Vincent" worth the price of admission. And the narrative, if a bit paint-by-numbers, is interesting enough.
I am not one to purchase movies but I am anxiously waiting for this to become available
This movie is full of beautiful art. While watching it, I thought often of my desire to actually purchase the video, which I did. No other movie has ever affected me in this manner.
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