45% The Other Woman Apr 25
—— Brick Mansions Apr 25
50% The Quiet Ones Apr 25
91% Locke Apr 25
81% The Machine Apr 25

Top Box Office

89% Captain America: The Winter Soldier $26.6M
47% Rio 2 $22.5M
52% Heaven Is for Real $21.5M
20% Transcendence $11.2M
7% A Haunted House 2 $9.1M
62% Draft Day $5.9M
41% Divergent $5.8M
71% Oculus $5.2M
77% Noah $5.0M
13% God's Not Dead $4.8M

Coming Soon

71% The Amazing Spider-Man 2 May 02
—— Walk Of Shame May 02
100% Neighbors May 09
—— Godzilla May 16
—— X-Men: Days of Future Past May 23

Town Bloody Hall (A Dialogue on Women's Liberation)

Town Bloody Hall (A Dialogue on Women's Liberation) (1980)


No Score Yet...

Average Rating: N/A
Critic Reviews: 1
Fresh: 1 | Rotten: 0



liked it
Average Rating: 3.9/5
User Ratings: 144

My Rating

Movie Info

This routine documentary by Chris Hegedus records the much ballyhooed Town Hall Meeting between Norman Mailer defending his views in The Prisoner of Sex, and four independent-minded women, Germaine Greer among them. The intended debate was set up for raucous and raunchy goings-on well before its 1971 date. Intellectuals, lesbians, liberals, and who knows who else loaded the audience with less-than-passive viewers. One eloquent speech from Mailer managed to fight its way into the proceedings but


Documentary, Special Interest



Friend Ratings

No Friends? Inconceivable! Log in to see what your friends have to say.

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (3) | Fresh (8) | Rotten (0)

What finally makes Town Bloody Hall so compelling -- and unsettling -- is the impression that such serious, spirited debate is a thing of the past.

November 12, 2001 Full Review Source: Village Voice
Village Voice
Top Critic IconTop Critic

Watching this intriguing documentary makes one realize that something has been lost in today's age of spoon-fed media and five-second sound bites.

November 12, 2001 Full Review Source: Citysearch

An interesting film, not only for those who watch C-SPAN for kicks.

November 12, 2001 Full Review Source:

An invaluable document, its technical limitations notwithstanding.

November 9, 2001 Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide
TV Guide's Movie Guide

If you can keep your focus on the historical relevance of women's liberation, it becomes a keen study of human nature trying to grow.

November 8, 2001 Full Review Source:

Audience Reviews for Town Bloody Hall (A Dialogue on Women's Liberation)

There are no featured audience reviews yet. Click the link below to see what others say about Town Bloody Hall (A Dialogue on Women's Liberation)!

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss Town Bloody Hall (A Dialogue on Women's Liberation) on our Movie forum!

What's Hot On RT

Box Office Wrapup
Box Office Wrapup

Captain America Triumphs Again


175 cosplay pictures


Picture gallery of stoners in film

<em>If I Stay</em>
If I Stay

Chloe Moretz goes out-of-body

Summer Movies
Summer Movies

10 most anticipated blockbusters

Foreign Titles

  • Town Bloody Hall (DE)
  • Town Bloody Hall (UK)
Find us on:                 
Help | About | Jobs | Critics Submission | Press | API | Licensing | Mobile