A Promise Reviews

July 29, 2014
Despite decent performances, a promising dramatic set-up leads to little of real interest.
April 17, 2014
The anguish of the lovers' decade-long separation can't be evoked in a matter of minutes ...
April 17, 2014
The actors are smoothly professional and the production feels polished. But it's hard to recommend a romance without passion, no matter how pretty it looks.
April 16, 2014
The magnetism between these stiff nonstarters wouldn't stick to a fridge, especially when the war-ex-machina forces them apart for years but the only credible passing of time is our own.
September 4, 2013
This awkward, passionless drama conveys neither the sensuality nor the drawn-out sense of longing required by its period tale of a young secretary who falls in love with his employer's wife.