• Unrated, 1 hr. 33 min.
  • Classics, Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Ronald Neame
    In Theaters:
    Nov 1, 1958 Wide
    On DVD:
    Jun 4, 2002
  • United Artists

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The Horse's Mouth Reviews

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 3/5

July 19, 2005
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly

| Original Score: 3/5

April 13, 2005
Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

Guinness creates a unique, full-bodied porttrait of the artist as an always-young man.

| Original Score: 3/5

July 5, 2004
Ryan Cracknell
Movie Views

| Original Score: 3/5

May 5, 2004
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Ao mesmo tempo comovente e hilário, o filme traz Guinness em uma de suas melhores performances - e a luta do pintor Gulley Jimson para realizar sua visão é inesquecível.

| Original Score: 5/5

February 3, 2004
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

| Original Score: 4/5

January 23, 2004
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Quite probably the best film ever made about a painter.

Full Review Source: Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC) | Original Score: 5/5

November 20, 2003
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A wonderfully colorful screen rendition of Joyce Cary's 1944 novel about an eccentric artist

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

July 19, 2003
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

| Original Score: 4/5

October 3, 2002
Scott Weinberg
Apollo Guide

Imagine The Three Stooges by way of 'The New Yorker' magazine, and you're getting close.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 90/100

September 21, 2002
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

| Original Score: 4/5

August 10, 2002
James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

testament to both Guinness' acting prowess and his writing ability

| Original Score: 3/4

June 16, 2002
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Hard not to like

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 4/5

June 1, 2002
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It smacks more of an Ealing low-brow whimsical comedy than anything more artistic.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: C+

April 7, 2009
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
March 21, 2008
Derek Adams
Time Out
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June 24, 2006
Bosley Crowther
New York Times
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May 20, 2003
Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
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January 1, 2000
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