“ A slow build up for a powerful final moment .
“ Cheesy.. DUMB DUMB DUMB DUMB DUMB DUMB DUMB DUMB DUMB waste of money and time
“ Perhaps this was an artistic decision in order to help us empathize with David's (the son) boredom or to articulate to the audience the patience of hunting and/or the depth to which the two are in the wild.
“ They begin as polar opposites but in the end they are bonded, in as gripping and unexpected a finale as you can find in a slow starting movie.
“ And why on earth did the son CARRY him all the way down a mountain when even without a sled, he could've dragged him?
“ Don't waste your time on this one.
“ It was slow paced and while exciting at times lacked a bit more action or dialogue.
“ Don't waste your time.
“ Worth the watch.
“ Usually when you watch an incredibly boring movie the question that's uppermost in your mind is "Is it ever going to end?
“ slow movie with beautiful snowy landscapes .
“(3) After the crisis starts, what follows is a long, painful, and slow slog for the characters to try and get out of their situation.
“ The story is full of faults, and is pretty boring.
“ Dear filmmakers,Please stop making these boring, empty movies.
“ Stunning vistas, beautiful soundtrack, great acting and a good story!
“ The filmmakers were raised in Montana, and have an inherent feel for the stunning and often treacherous landscape.
“ This movie is meditative and slow, with a bit of drama in the middle when the bear attacks.
“ Well written, stunning cinematography and convincing acting!
“ Don't waste your time on this.
“ I was on the edge of my seat for most of this film.
“ While the story starts off extremely slow, painting a picture of an estranged father son relationship, the momentum changes when the reclusive dad and reluctant city boy take off for a winter hunt in the snowy mountains of Montana.
“ I was sorely disappointed to find that after a very slow crawl to a single moment of excitement, we return back to another very slow crawl until the end of the movie.
“ On the other hand, many crisis situations are long, painful and slow for the victims.
“ The locations were stunning and the music really unusual (and that's a good thing).
“ And now they must struggle against nature and it's unpredictable threats to get out alive.
“ Beautiful scenery, haunting music and compelling story .
“ Boring and Preachy .
“ Absolutely nothing happened.
“ From its opening frame this is a chronicle presented amidst the breathtaking grandeur of the unforgiving Montana backcountry.
“ Slow and depressing.
“ The beautiful landscape and terrain is captured by cinematographer Todd McMullen, while Ernst Reijseger's score effectively complements the odd mixture of slow pacing and non-stop danger.