Sans Toit ni Loi (Vagabond) (Without Roof or Rule) Reviews

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Peter Keough
Chicago Reader
April 4, 2013
The road movie takes a somber turn in this austerely beautiful 1985 French drama by Agnes Varda.
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Gene Siskel
Chicago Tribune
January 16, 2013
A masterpiece, clearly one of the finest films in many a year.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
March 31, 2010
A striking film -- one that feels like it was made at least 10 years earlier -- and, I must note, a fairly depressing one.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
March 5, 2010
Gets a stellar performance from Bonnaire.
Full Review | Original Score: A
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
October 21, 2006
Agnes Varda's anatomy of a female vagabond, beautifully played by Sandrine Bonnaire, is captivating, haunting and uncompromising.
Full Review | Original Score: A
Mark Athitakis
Filmcritic.com
July 11, 2005
shows how there's an inherent brutality to living without rules... without ever devolving into melodrama or didacticism
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly
April 13, 2005
Varda alludes to both Citizen Kane and the Bible to recreate the short, disconnected life of Mona, a lost soul who has always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television
December 13, 2004
Visually beautiful, tragic drama.
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
September 1, 2002
Focuses on the life and difficulties of a female drifter who enjoys solitude and a no-strings attached relationship with the people she encounters.
Jeremy Heilman
MovieMartyr.com
March 24, 2002
Taken as an examination of how we watch and react to the films (and the real people) that we see, it becomes transcendent.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Jonathan R. Perry
Tyler Morning Telegraph (Texas)
June 1, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
August 22, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
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Time Out
June 24, 2006
Holly Willis
Senses of Cinema
May 10, 2004
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Caryn James
New York Times
May 20, 2003
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