Watch Trailer
The Loneliest Planet (2011)
Theatrical Version | 01:52
Watch Trailer
MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,429 this week

The Loneliest Planet (2011)

Not Rated  |   |  Thriller  |  3 January 2013 (Germany)
5.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.5/10 from 2,948 users   Metascore: 76/100
Reviews: 39 user | 104 critic | 19 from Metacritic.com

An engaged couple's backpacking trip in the Caucasus Mountains is derailed by a single misstep that threatens to undo everything the pair believed about each other and about themselves.

Director:

Writers:

(short story 'Expensive Trips Nowhere" from the collection "God Lives In St. Petersburg'), (excerpt from 'A Hero Of Our Time'), 1 more credit »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

"Hand of God" - What to Watch

IMDb sits down with the cast of the thriller drama "Hand of God," including Ron Perlman, Julian Morris, Garret Dillahunt, and Alona Tal.

Watch our interview

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 47 titles
created 15 Aug 2011
 
list image
a list of 45 titles
created 07 Apr 2012
 
a list of 42 titles
created 10 Dec 2012
 
a list of 43 titles
created 13 Dec 2012
 
a list of 30 titles
created 08 Sep 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Loneliest Planet (2011)

The Loneliest Planet (2011) on IMDb 5.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Loneliest Planet.
4 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

El pasado (2007)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A couple decides to split after 12 years together. The man (Bernal) find it easy to move on, but difficult to prevent his ex from hounding him, or the new women in his life.

Director: Hector Babenco
Stars: Mabi Abele, Mariana Anghileri, Mimí Ardú
Déficit (2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Two different social classes get together at a family gathering in Mexico. Based on the TV project "Ruta 32".

Director: Gael García Bernal
Stars: Andrés Almeida, Fernanda Castillo, Luz Cipriota
Zalet (2012)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

True Story. Two young actresses are trying to change their lives and prove that any change, even the one that never happened CAN change a life of a famous film director Emir Kusturica.

Director: Miroslav Stamatov
Stars: Milena Predic, Marija Dakic, Zoran Cvijanovic
Even the Rain (2010)
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

As a director and his crew shoot a controversial film about Christopher Columbus in Cochabamba, Bolivia, local people rise up against plans to privatize the water supply.

Director: Iciar Bollain
Stars: Gael García Bernal, Luis Tosar, Karra Elejalde
No I (2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

An ad executive comes up with a campaign to defeat Augusto Pinochet in Chile's 1988 referendum.

Director: Pablo Larraín
Stars: Gael García Bernal, Alfredo Castro, Antonia Zegers
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A 19-year-old girl prepares to become a suicide bomber in Times Square. She speaks with a nondescript American accent, and it's impossible to pinpoint her ethnicity. We never learn why she ... See full summary »

Director: Julia Loktev
Stars: Luisa Williams, Josh Philip Weinstein, Gareth Saxe
Mammoth (2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

While on a trip to Thailand, a successful American businessman tries to radically change his life. Back in New York, his wife and daughter find their relationship with their live-in Filipino maid changing around them. At the same time, in the Philippines, the maid's family struggles to deal with her absence.

Director: Lukas Moodysson
Stars: Gael García Bernal, Michelle Williams, Marife Necesito
Cuban Blood (2003)
Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The year is 1958, and in Holguín, Cuba, a boy's world is about to change forever.

Director: Juan Gerard
Stars: Harvey Keitel, Iben Hjejle, Diana Bracho
Southbounders (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A young woman attempts a "thru-hike" of the Appalachian Trail, the 2,170 mile footpath wandering the length of the Atlantic seaboard from Maine to Georgia.

Director: Ben Wagner
Stars: Amy Cale Peterson, Scott Speiser, Christopher McCutchen
Ardor (2014)
Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A mysterious man emerges from the Argentinean rainforest to rescue the kidnapped daughter of a poor farmer after mercenaries murder her father and take over his property.

Director: Pablo Fendrik
Stars: Alice Braga, Gael García Bernal, Chico Díaz
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Director: Richard Kwietniowski
Stars: Gael García Bernal, John Hurt
Drama

The embalmed corpse of Eva Peron is taken to various cities throughout Europe before returning to her home in Argentina, where it is ultimately abducted.

Director: Pablo Agüero
Stars: Gael García Bernal, Denis Lavant, Imanol Arias
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Nica
...
Alex
Bidzina Gujabidze ...
Dato
Tali Pitakhelauri ...
Guesthouse Mom
Tako Pitakhelauri ...
Guesthouse Girl
Ani Kushashvili ...
Guesthouse Girl
Kati Jamarjashvili ...
Guesthouse Girl
Nino Pitakhelauri ...
Guesthouse Teen Girl
Khatia Kushashvili ...
Guesthouse Teen Girl
Taira Pitakshelauri ...
Guesthouse Grandma
Amiran Gudrshauri ...
Kebab Seller
Joni Khueishivili ...
Drunk Man
Dato Taiklauri ...
Dancing Guy
Lado Gudushauri ...
Dancing Guy
Gin Takiklauri ...
Dancing Guy
Edit

Storyline

An engaged couple's backpacking trip in the Caucasus Mountains is derailed by a single misstep that threatens to undo everything the pair believed about each other and about themselves.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

|

Language:

| |

Release Date:

3 January 2013 (Germany)  »

Also Known As:

Najsamotniejsza z planet  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$15,689 (USA) (26 October 2012)

Gross:

$128,519 (USA) (14 December 2012)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Dato: You always have a goat with sheep. Goat is very smart and sheep is stupid. And sheep follow goat. If goat fall of rock, sheep fall too.
Nica: So, we are sheep?
See more »

Soundtracks

Senor Don Gato
Traditional Song
Written by Anonymous
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Quite Saifying, But a Bit of a Let Down
13 August 2012 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

"The Loneliest Planet" is about an American couple on holiday in Eastern Europe, Georgia accompanied by a guide they befriend. They face some hardships and determinations, almost like a pilgrimage.

I went to this film not knowing what to expect, So I was pretty open to anything at the Melbourne International Film Festival.

It started out promising and intriguing, some parts were very interesting to the film's setting and the character's experience in traveling across a vast and unknown terrain. The acting is very Mediocre, the woman looks a lot like Jessica Chastain but less talented.

Its very artistic and visually stunning in cinematography, camera-work and editing that really captures the beauty and resonance.

The script however is very shallow and has minimal dialogue thats very incoherent, the character development isn't too good either, a lot more could have been done on most story elements which lets the film down a lot.

I found it dragging halfway through and became disappointed about the film's conclusion. I found it quite satisfying but a bit of a let down, this is also the first film at the festival that no one clapped at the end.

3/5


20 of 37 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
REALLY? lilimcm7
When's this gonna be out? krieger13
Instinctual vs Societal Behavior Yxklyx
What was up with the foley in this film? MrRadstache
Where can I watch this ... gypsy77
Not a film for the easily distracted marmitesandwich
Discuss The Loneliest Planet (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?