Bus Stop Reviews
July 13, 2014
Boorish comedy mingling incompetently with underfed character drama.
July 25, 2013
I suspect that some viewers will either like the film because of Monroe's performance, or hate it because of Murray's.
August 6, 2012
The Broadway based movie reduces romance to a physical attraction and of never saying I'm sorry for being a male predator.
November 15, 2009
The Taming of the Shrew appears oddly depressing when re-imagined as a mid-century hick minstrel show
October 10, 2008
A dramatic departure for Marilyn Monroe, who broadens her acting chops in the role of singer Cherrie.
April 6, 2006
Bus Stop is heavy with the corn syrup and plays today as a relic from a less-evolved epoch, but it works, largely because of Monroe.
June 27, 2005
Though Don Murray is the only actor to get an Oscar nod, the main reason to see Joshua Logan's serio comedy, based on Inge's play, is Marilyn Monroe, who shines as the country girl with big Hollywood aspirations.
June 30, 2004
Monroe has the courage to make Cherie a far less talented performer than Monroe was herself.