The Human Factor Reviews

August 14, 2019
The first part is the best aspect of the film. The second seems colder and more mundane. [Full Review in Spanish]
October 23, 2007
Director Preminger was handed his first project in five years, a great cast, and good material (based on a Graham Greene novel), and he came up with this anemic little thriller.
February 26, 2007
It remains a well-crafted but rather tedious effort, with only the sparkling performances from its outstanding cast giving the film some spark.
July 5, 2005
May 24, 2003
The film is a triumph of missed opportunities, miscasting and misdirection, excused, if at all, by the fact that money ran out and Otto had to hock some paintings to finish it.
January 1, 2000
This rigorous, compelling, radically stylized film represents the end point in a line of development that Otto Preminger had been pursuing since the late 60s.