Dersu Uzala Reviews

July 18, 2019
This is a faithful portrait of man's best virtues. [Full Review in Spanish]
April 10, 2018
The film's finest passage occurs when the hunter and the captain are stranded on a frozen lake-a harrowing, spooky-gorgeous spectacle of supernatural realism.
July 21, 2006
a gorgeous looking and highly affecting adventure
March 18, 2006
June 25, 2005
June 14, 2005
May 31, 2004
To Arseniev, Dersu embodies something civilized men have lost… Neither can really understand the other — which is precisely what makes their friendship so special.
December 1, 2003
Every frame of Dersu Uzala is simply beautiful to look at. . . . Kurosawa's 140-minute masterpiece is a . . . quietly captivating experience.
August 15, 2003
July 28, 2003
Kurosawa's Russian epic is breathtakinging ambitious, if a bit didactic.
March 22, 2001