The Brothers Karamazov Reviews

September 4, 2009
I would avoid this film as readily as one avoids Siberia.
April 8, 2008
The film feels like 'Classics Comics' instead of a classic.
June 24, 2006
Very uncertain in period and atmosphere, and saddled with some terrible performances.
July 2, 2005
July 24, 2004
May 24, 2003
When the acting's good, it's very good, but when it's bad, it's laughable and director Brooks' attempts at injecting Slavic intensity misfire badly sometimes.
January 1, 2000
While not as terrible as his subsequent adaptation of Lord Jim, this 1958 Hollywoodization of the Dostoyevsky novel by writer-director Richard Brooks is pretty grotesque all the same.