Journey to the End of the Night

"Weak"

Journey to the End of the Night Review


Despite the killer title (Journey to the End of the Night is the name of a nihilistic Celine book that has nothing to do with this film), this Brendan Fraser sex-and-drugs drama can't live up to its manufactured cool. The complicated relationships have Fraser as the scheming son of a brothel owner (Scott Glenn), who's trying to get out of the Sao Paolo slums via a big drug deal. Unfortunately we never much care for either Glenn or Fraser's characters, leaving the film in the hands of Mos Def, a dishwasher pressed into helping out. Most of the film is shot in the dark, it seems, in keeping with the coal-black mood of the entire affair.


Journey to the End of the Night

Facts and Figures

Run time: 88 mins

In Theaters: Tuesday 9th January 2007

Distributed by: First Look Home Entertainment

Production compaines: Millennium Films

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 2.5 / 5

IMDB: 5.9 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director: Eric Eason

Producer: James Acheson, , Richard N. Gladstein

Starring: as Paul, as Wemba, as Sinatra, as Monique, as Angie, Ruy Polanah as The Soothsayer, as Nazda

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