The Green Knight

The Green Knight

The Green Knight

Oscar nominee Dev Patel (Lion) leads this darkly fantastical medieval tale of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, retold by writer-director David Lowery (A Ghost Story). Co-stars Oscar winner Alicia Vikander (The Danish Girl) and Golden Globe nominee Joel Edgerton (The King).

2020130 minsUSA, Ireland
Fantasy
Director:
David Lowery ('A Ghost Story', 'The Old Man & the Gun', 'Pete's Dragon')
Writer:
David Lowery
Cast:
Dev PatelAlicia VikanderJoel EdgertonSarita ChoudhuryBarry KeoghanRalph InesonSean Harris

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The Green Knight | Reviews

Dev Patel excels in heavily stylised fantasy, aided by inventive camera work and incredible visual and sound design. It’s a rewarding world to hang out in - best not to get too hung up on plot and just roll with the vibe.

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Variety

Variety

A somberly majestic medieval death trip.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

A fantasy all the more poignant for its moral realities.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

The film never stops dazzling the viewer with mythic imagery.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Complex, visually sumptuous and uncommercial.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Led by Dev Patel at his most magnetic, this is a fantastical adventure in a genre all of its own.

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IGN

IGN

Heart-rattling, loins-riling, and head-spinning trip that packs a profound punch.

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

A visual feast that lingers long after the end credits.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

Rivetingly weird and exceptionally beautiful fantasy film.

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Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times

A dazzling, dizzying fever dream.

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Time Out

Time Out

A tale told mainly via startling visuals requires an actor with a singularly expressive face, and Patel rises to the challenge. He strips away knightly courage to reveal the fear lurking behind every so-called 'hero'.

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