It is as good as they are saying. Except for those who aren’t—but they should be ignored in this case.
After watching the movie myself, I read the tortured attempts by some critics to explain the film to their readers, and a simpler theme came to mind: Death comes to us all, implacable, emotionless, resolute. We can avoid it as we can avoid gravity.
And I couldn’t help but think of Monsieur IOZ in one scene, where a