Carnal Knowledge Reviews

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February 12, 2020
Nichols has broken thoroughly now with his stage beginnings, integrating camera and action easily, using space and silence with the fluency of a man at home behind a lens.
July 23, 2019
A sharp reflection about the relationship between young men and women. [Full Review in Spanish]
July 19, 2016
Frank '70s coming-of-age tale has lots of sex, profanity.
January 29, 2009
... an acerbic and, in many ways, dispiriting portrait of masculinity and male sexuality in the post-World War II culture.
November 11, 2008
A pretentious and uneven provocative moralistic adult drama about coping with the "sexual revolution" among the middle-class males.
August 3, 2008
Ah, the sweet smell of '70s American cinema when anything was possible.
February 8, 2008
A rather superficial and limited probe of American male sexual hypocrisies.
February 8, 2008
Deeply felt critique of middle-class sexual politics, and one of the better films of formerly interesting director Mike Nichols.
April 23, 2007
Misunderstood by critics and viewers, Nichols' satire of male chauvinism is by turns witty, provocative, funny, and depressing. The film was so controversial in 1971 that it went all the way to the Supreme Court for obscenity charges.
September 13, 2005
August 7, 2005
March 27, 2005
February 24, 2005
Brilliant acting!
January 19, 2005
October 23, 2004
Stays within the universe of its characters, and inhabits it totally. And within that universe, men and woman fail to find sexual and personal happiness because they can't break through their patterns of treating each other as objects.
May 5, 2004
The perforances are impressive, but the freshness is gone.
March 22, 2004
February 16, 2004
Uma interessante anlise sobre a sexualidade masculina e - o mais importante - a forma com que os prprios homens a enxergam.
July 7, 2003
May 20, 2003
In addition to being the toughest comedy since Little Murders, and the most imaginative comedy since Catch 22, Carnal Knowledge represents a nearly ideal collaboration of directorial and writing talents.
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