By Joe McGovern
Updated February 09, 2016 at 05:48 PM EST
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Rams

type
  • Movie

Fans of the adorable Oscar-nominated Shaun the Sheep Movie won’t be hopping fences for this Icelandic drama, in which a contagious ram disease forces a pair of laconic farmers to slaughter their flocks. The two men are actually brothers, though they haven’t spoken in 40 years. The film’s glacial pacing and drily absurd tone mimic their relationship with a bit too much discipline. But the film’s touching final scene is imbued with the raw truth of a prairie fable told among shepherds over the centuries. A–

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Rams

2016 Icelandic movie
type
  • Movie
mpaa
  • R
runtime
  • 93 minutes
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