Bliss

Bliss

Bliss

Owen Wilson leads this sci-fi mystery as a recently divorced man unsatisfied with his harsh office job. Also stars Salma Hayek as a woman who convinces him that the world around him is nothing but a miserable simulation of the blissful reality hidden from him. From the writer-director of I Origins.

2021103 minsUSA
MysteryScience Fiction

Bliss / Reviews

Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

Wilson and Hayek occupy several levels of reality, or none, depending on how you read writer/director Mike Cahill's imagination. However, none of the levels is terribly believable.

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

There's not much to worry about missing out on here.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

Cahill flounders with creating a sensory experience to match the story's cerebral ideas.

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Daily Telegraph

Daily Telegraph

There's an engaging earnestness to it which sits side-by-side with a larky spirit of trial and error, almost like a choose-your-own-adventure fantasy where wild elements of chance keep dropping into the mix.

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