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Pig (2021)

Pig (2021)

Pig (2021)

Nicolas Cage plays a quiet truffle hunter living alone in the Oregonian wilderness. When someone kidnaps his beloved foraging pig, he returns to Portland and confronts his past to find the people responsible.

2021Rating: R91 minsUSA
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Pig (2021) / Reviews

Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

Once in a while, Pig falls into middlebrow foodie-movie cliches... but for the most part, debuting writer-director Michael Sarnoski seasons his tale of personal apocalypse with a light hand.

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

Rich, poignant filmmaking anchored by two magnetic leads.

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Decider

Decider

Pig is one of the year’s best films.

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The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail

(Cage) offers something genuinely special: a perfect performance, and one which could not exist without every other performance that the actor has ever delivered.

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Salon

Salon

Pig doesn't give viewers much to care about, other than perhaps the title character.

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Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times

Nicolas Cage delivers a performance of simmering greatness, grabbing every inch of the screen without hamming it up...

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

(Pig) digs beneath the surface, but to a shallower depth than it seems to think.

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New York Post

New York Post

Undeniably odd, but surprisingly touching...

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Film School Rejects

Film School Rejects

Pig marks a promising and impressive debut for Sarnoski...

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

A quiet and often melancholy meditation on loss...

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Pig is considerably smarter and more ardent than it appears at first glance, and unearths treasures that are barely evident on the surface level.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

A film of enormous beauty and depth.

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Paste

Paste

A sad but not unkind movie, and certainly not a pessimistic one, Pig puts its faith in a discerning audience to look past its premise.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

(Pig's) commitment to its own oddball vision is what makes it linger in the mind.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

There's a rigour to the filmmaking and a surreal beauty to Pat Scola's images that seal our investment in Robin's fate.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Cage's contained performance embraces his character's losses and his turning away from the world without the slightest play for sympathy.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

A familiar revenge thriller setup turns into something quieter and stranger with an unusually restrained performance from (Nicolas Cage)...

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IGN

IGN

(Pig) features a measured, meticulous performance from Nicolas Cage, who turns his usual explosiveness inward...

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Slash Film

Slash Film

Pig is not the movie you think it is. It's something far more beautiful, and far more painful...

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Variety

Variety

Pig is unexpectedly touching; as a showcase for Cage's brilliance, it's a revelation.

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

Pig is a little too in love with its own moroseness - which is to say, it could use a joke or two - but its devotion to its alienated protagonist is cumulatively moving.

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