The Star Reviews

July 24, 2019
The Star is a wonderful tour de force for Bette Davis.
August 9, 2010
Bette Davis received her ninth Oscar nomiation for this formulatic melodrama about a fading, alcoholic movie star, saved by the help of a young actor (Sterling Hayden).
July 25, 2007
Nearly washed-up Davis essaying completely washed-up Davis.
July 12, 2005
The Star is good for that one Saturday night or some kind of gathering among friends...
June 13, 2005
The fact that she's a petty has-been that squandered all her money doesn't really endear her to us or make us feel sorry for her plight
June 7, 2005
A threadbare, bargain-basement Sunset Boulevard.