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Screen Daily

Gemma Arterton shines (...) Despite a low key approach, this is a compelling, sometimes wrenching drama.

Read review Wendy Ide

''Gemma Arterton's strong but shattered performance as a disconnected housewife bolsters Dominic Savage's thoughtful marital drama''.

Read review Guy Lodge
Entertainment Weekly

'''The Escape' is both less thrilling and much scarier, in its own way -a quiet domestic-drama chamber piece with a vein of pure desperation thrumming beneath it''.

Read review Leah Greenblatt
Los Angeles Times

Read review Gary Goldstein
New York Times

Subtle and slow and wrenchingly empathetic (...) Yet its very uncertainties, expressed with piercing honesty, reel you in

Read review Jeannette Castsoulis
The Hollywood Reporter

'''The Escape' is a movie about ellipses, in a sense: disconnection, leaps and the things we avoid looking at directly''.

Read review Sheri Linden