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Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 2.0
    32

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally unfavorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 10

    out of 100

    Village Voice

    If only there were drugs strong enough to make it all bearable: This never ending Learning Annex K-hole provides damning proof that independent film distribution has grown far too accessible.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    The New York Times Dave Kehr

    It becomes hard to tell just what Castaneda was advocating, apart from the liberal use of psychedelic drugs.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Frank Scheck

    Not only doesn't provide any real information, it barely manages to convey why we should care. It represents a true squandering of a potentially fascinating subject.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times

    Does little to unravel the riddle of the title. Unless you are already a fan of Castaneda, the film is likely to leave you feeling as though you've just watched a very long, lost episode of that old TV series "In Search of ..."

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Variety Dennis Harvey

    Though interviews here are primarily with former camp followers and pic was made by one, overall perspective is just critical enough to satisfy both New Age types and curious skeptics.

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