Solaris (1972)

Solaris (1972)

Solaris (1972)

Soviet sci-fi art-film classic. A psychologist is sent to a station orbiting a distant planet in order to discover what has caused the crew to go insane. From Russian great Andrei Tarkovsky - not to be confused with the 2002 Steven Soderbergh remake starring George Clooney.

FIPRESCI Prize and Grand Prize of the Jury winner, Cannes Film Festival 1972
1972Rating: M167 minsSoviet UnionRussian and German with English subtitles
DramaMysteryScience FictionClassic
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Variety

Variety

press

Andrei Tarkovsky spins a strange, slow but absorbing parable on life and love in the guise of a sci-fi theme.

Time Out

Time Out

press

It's a smart response to the superficial excesses of the sci-fi genre.

The New York Times

The New York Times

press

This complex and sometimes very beautiful film is about humanity but hardly at all about politics.

3.0
Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Its discussion of passion and obsession, regret and reconciliation is consistently challenging and offers few easy answers.

4.0
Variety

Variety

press

Andrei Tarkovsky spins a strange, slow but absorbing parable on life and love in the guise of a sci-fi theme.

Time Out

Time Out

press

It's a smart response to the superficial excesses of the sci-fi genre.

The New York Times

The New York Times

press

This complex and sometimes very beautiful film is about humanity but hardly at all about politics.

3.0
Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Its discussion of passion and obsession, regret and reconciliation is consistently challenging and offers few easy answers.

4.0

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