• NC-17, 2 hr. 16 min.
  • Drama, Romance
  • Directed By:
    Philip Kaufman
    In Theaters:
    Oct 5, 1990 Wide
    On DVD:
    Feb 23, 1999
  • MCA Universal Home Video

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Henry & June Reviews

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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B-

September 7, 2011
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Philip Kaufman's erotic chronicle of Henry Miller in Paris, the first movie to get NC-17, is disappointingly long and uneventful, though nice to look at.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: C+

July 7, 2011
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

A bawdy and joyous celebration of sensuality. A great cinematic tip of the hat to the "happiest man alive."

| Original Score: 4/5

August 9, 2007
Boyd van Hoeij
european-films.net

| Original Score: 4/5

June 10, 2006
Jules Brenner
Cinema Signals

| Original Score: 3/5

July 25, 2005
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 3/5

May 6, 2005
James Rocchi
Netflix

Full Review Source: Netflix | Original Score: 4.5/5

November 7, 2002
Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner

A lush biopic unafraid of deep thoughts and sexuality.

| Original Score: 4/5

October 11, 2002
James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

too long, too talky and yet strangely intriguing

| Original Score: 3/5

August 4, 2002
Ted Prigge
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Full Review Source: rec.arts.movies.reviews | Original Score: 3.5/4

January 1, 2000

Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B-

October 5, 1990
John Esther
Pasadena Weekly

A big shame.

| Original Score: 2/5

August 21, 2003
Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)

Beautiful, but more than a little overwrought.

| Original Score: 2/5

February 6, 2003
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

| Original Score: 2/5

August 15, 2002
Mark R. Leeper
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Full Review Source: rec.arts.movies.reviews | Original Score: -1 out of -4..+4

January 1, 2000

Variety
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Derek Adams
Time Out
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June 24, 2006
Janet Maslin
New York Times
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Hal Hinson
Washington Post
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Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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