Reviews

See what the community is saying about Fandor's most talked-about films.

Top reviews this month

2 members found this review helpful While the various dramatic tensions of the story of this upper middle class couple in crisis are brought into sharper focus by way of a more traditional, if not (apparently) religious, context, the problems inherent in any relationship or marriage are clearly universal, as is proven by this much too familiar conflict between husband and wife, though set in a faraway place. In fact, aside from... (more)

1 member found this review helpful I had heard this film was different. But it was just another bloated, self-congratulatory piece of propaganda designed to elevate the US empire's sense of fake heroism at the cost—this time—of a million innocent Iraqi civilian men, women and children's lives. (In a war that started on a lie.) Just another one of the US's murderous conquests of other people's countries and cultures for the... (more)

1 member found this review helpful Reccomend checking out "Ouled Bambara", also here on Fandor...great footage of Moroccan Gnawa music, a style Bowles made field recordings of. (more)

Most active reviewers

Most recent reviews

  • Night Light

    Night Light

    Reviewed by Jeffrey B.

    I found it both soothing and mysterious.(more)

  • The Man with the Golden Arm

    The Man with the Golden Arm

    Reviewed by countfink

    A blast from the past. By today's standards, this film is dated, but at the time of its release, "The Man With The Golden Arm" was nitroglycerin mixed with celluloid, playing at your friendly... (more)

  • Jamaica Inn

    Jamaica Inn

    Reviewed by Richard D.

    Maureen O'Hara stars (in what's credited on screen as her film debut, though it's not ... it's the first time she used this screen name) as an Irish orphan who travels to the Cornwall coast to... (more)

Most helpful reviews

  • Brian Eno: The Man Who Fell to Earth

    Brian Eno: The Man Who Fell to Earth

    Reviewed by nuntukamen

    15 of 16 members found this review helpful An absolutely profound look at Eno and the development of ambient music. This is the type of in-depth indie film I was hoping to locate, educational and entertaining, an historically accurate... (more)

  • Fear and Trembling

    Fear and Trembling

    Reviewed by emteezy1

    10 members found this review helpful From the onset I thought I would watch "the French version of Office Space," and I could not have been, both more incorrect, and more pleased that it wasn't. As a female having worked in... (more)

  • Sita Sings the Blues

    Sita Sings the Blues

    Reviewed by sam0000268441

    9 of 10 members found this review helpful For those who are familiar with the story of the Ramayana will find this intriguing and quite amusing. And if you aren't, then this will still be worth your while. Certainly the various styles of... (more)