A Canterbury Tale Reviews

March 3, 2015
Is this the strangest film produced by (and about) an Allied nation during WWII?
March 3, 2015
Curious allegorical epic which was supposed to speak to Allied spirits during the second world war but was a trifle obscure in its symbolism even then.
March 26, 2009
Sincerity and simplicity shine through every foot of this oversized modern version of the Chaucer epic tale. Here is rare beauty.
June 24, 2006
Though infuriatingly difficult to categorise, the film is bold, inventive, stimulating and extremely entertaining.
January 1, 2000
Very nearly plotless, this 1944 film by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger represents one of the few times the narrative cinema has approached the lyrical ideal.