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Last Letter Reviews

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Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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Samie, a leading light in the highly respected French theatrical academy, the Comedie Francaise, speaks with a broad range of subtlety and outbursts of emotion. And those words are powerful.

December 12, 2003
Shlomo Schwartzberg
Boxoffice Magazine

First staged by Wiseman with France's acclaimed Comedie-Francaise, it has now been brought to the screen with all its devastating power intact.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine | Original Score: 3.5/5

April 27, 2003
Mark R. Leeper
rec.arts.movies.reviews

It is hard to measure this production by the same standards as a feature film.

Full Review | Original Score: 8/10

February 3, 2003
Maria Garcia
Film Journal International

Through Catherine Samie's extraordinary performance -- she's an actress with the Comédie-Française -- Wiseman seems to conjure the ghost of a living being, and then to record her stalking.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

February 1, 2003
Prairie Miller
Long Island Press

Private grief seems to unintentionally dwarf public horror.

January 31, 2003
Ken Fox
TV Guide's Movie Guide

A shattering adaptation of one chapter from Life and Fate.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 4/5

January 29, 2003
Elvis Mitchell
New York Times
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Mr. Wiseman's stubbornness is manifest in his work, and you will fall for the same quality in The Last Letter if you have any affection for his past work.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

January 29, 2003
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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In a tour-de-force performance, Samie conveys volumes with her powerful voice.

| Original Score: 3/4

January 29, 2003
J. Hoberman
Village Voice
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Primal in its effect, The Last Letter demonstrates the power of language, performance, and narrative to hold an audience spellbound.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 28, 2003
Jason Anderson
eye WEEKLY

Wiseman's spare, elegant presentation does justice to the complex, passionate performance by the Comedie-Française's Catherine Samie.

Full Review Source: eye WEEKLY | Original Score: 4/5

October 2, 2002
Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter
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Preserves for posterity a superb performance by Catherine Samie.

September 17, 2002
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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February 9, 2006
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture
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August 7, 2004
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