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3.1
174 Ratings

No Such Thing

Directed by Hal Hartley
United States, Iceland, 2001
Comedy, Fantasy

Synopsis

Tells the story of a young journalist who journeys to Iceland to find her missing fiancée only to encounter a mythical creature. She eventually forges a relationship with the being.

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No Such Thing Directed by Hal Hartley

Critics reviews

No Such Thing is Hartley riffing, at times somewhat aimlessly; satirical scenes featuring Helen Mirren as Beatrice’s opportunistic employer on a tabloid news program, who wants to exploit the Monster for ratings, mostly fizzle. But the film was Hartley’s first serious effort to integrate straightforward emotional sincerity into his deadpan-hipster worldview, and while the result isn’t wholly successful, it’s still frequently hilarious and occasionally quite moving.
October 23, 2013
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