Band of Outsiders (Bande à part) Reviews

May 5, 2016
Behind its substantial charm and light touch is a movie that's more morbid, alienated, and personal than it lets on.
March 3, 2008
This 1964 feature remains one of Godard's most appealing and underrated films, relatively relaxed and strangely optimistic.
Top Critic
February 11, 2006
One of Godard's most open and enjoyable films.
January 17, 2002
As charming as seasoned film buffs remember and as refreshing as initiates expect.
January 4, 2002
Delivers one clever idea atop another.
December 8, 2001
It's as if a French poet took an ordinary banal American crime novel and told it to us in terms of the romance and beauty he read between the lines.
December 7, 2001
The structure of the film feels like freedom. And truth.
December 6, 2001
Watching it, you can almost sense the way the world looked and smelled back in the heyday of the young Beatles and the dying Hollywood Golden Age.
September 7, 2001
An inexhaustible meditation on how the world is formed by desire.
August 31, 2001
I recommend it to anyone who hasn't seen it before.