"Unabashedly romantic. Van Gogh is played with luminous intensity and power by Willem Dafoe."
"…a raw, superb, often harrowing Willem Dafoe…"
New York Times
"Willem Dafoe gives one of the best performances of the year."
PHOENIX / KPNX-TV (NBC) / BFCA
"…And the pulsing heart of At Eternity’s Gate is Willem Dafoe’s shattering performance"
New York Film Festival
"…Vincent van Gogh, a role inhabited with the acrid lucidity of madness by Willem Dafoe…"
THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
"...[Dafoe's] filmography immediately feels more complete and essential…"
"… Transfixing and visceral…"
THE FILM STAGE
"…In playing the iconic artist, Dafoe gives a performance of triumphant physicality…"
"… one factor above all that more than justifies the creation of “At Eternity’s Gate”: Willem Dafoe.…"
"…Dafoe gives a towering performance..."