The critics agree: Big Sur is bound to be a Big Hit!

The Dissolve’s Nathan Rabin proclaims this one a winner due to “the best of intentions.”

The AV Club’s Mike D’Angelo heaps mountains of praise on writer/director Michael Polish, noting that “he made the film.”

The Oregonian’s Jeff Baker calls the film “the Emperor of Cinema.”

The Village Voice‘s Michael Atkinson describes the film as “pretty,” “brilliant,” “transgressive” and “cool.”

Nick Schager of Time Out New York raves: “it’s faithful to the source material”!