Autumn Leaves Reviews

December 27, 2018
For once we see Aldrich look upon a broken world and smile to himself that things could be better.
September 19, 2016
It's a story about mental illness, which is presented with a terrifying frankness as well as a constructive view of psychotherapy at a time when it was often stigmatized.
July 29, 2010
Robert Aldrich puts his signature grim and dark sensibility on this intense noir melodrama, starring Joan Crawford as an older career-driven femme falling for the younger and handsome Cliff Robertson, not realizing his mental problems.
October 10, 2009
Irresistible and perverse
August 3, 2007
Though it's strictly soap opera, Joan Crawford lifts it higher than all the falling autumn leaves.
January 9, 2006
July 5, 2005
June 16, 2004
The collision of Aldrich's tough style with the soapy material makes for a film that never loses its queasy tension.