The Daily Northwestern

Movie Review: ‘Cloud Atlas’ shoots for the moon but misses

Aliza Weinberger, Columnist

October 31, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Movies, Reviews, The Current

There is no simple way to summarize “Cloud Atlas.” At an almost three-hour run time and with six barely-connected separate stories, it would take the length of a normal feature film to explain the plot of this one patchwork...