The Tiger's Tail Reviews

November 18, 2011
November 17, 2011
December 24, 2008
The Tiger's Tail, like Cassandra's Dream, prominently features a boat that is both symbol of financial attainment and emotional ruin; it also finds a master filmmaker defying the "show, don't tell" principle with almost crippling cynicism.
October 24, 2008
June 8, 2007
John Boorman's tale of doppelgngers in Dublin would like very much to spook us, but keeps tripping over its loose script and bizarre plot lines.
June 8, 2007
As tigers go, it's all growl and no teeth.
April 27, 2007
Any potential in Boorman's sinister parable is frittered away with awkward dialogue, shallow characters and failed attempts at comedy. A curiosity at best.