Box Office - 10/15/2012 3 stars out of 5 -- "The movie version has the exciting and challenging parts down....A work that is rapturously grand in scope and ambition..."
Wall Street Journal - 10/25/2012
"[B]eautifully photographed, elegantly crafted and adventurously cast."
Total Film - 02/04/2013
"CLOUD ATLAS is one of the most structurally deft and brilliantly edited films in recent memory..."
Empire - 03/01/2013 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's an adventure into the very concept of storytelling: magical, enthralling and thrilling..."
Directors Tom Tykwer, Andy Wachowski, and Lana Wachowski team up to helm this adaptation of David Mitchell's popular novel CLOUD ATLAS. The trio have put together an all-star cast, including Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Jim Broadbent, and Hugh Grant, to play various characters over the course of several different historical time periods. The various narrative threads weave in and out of each other, painting a portrait of mankind's quest for tolerance and peace throughout the ages.