Dolores Claiborne Reviews
August 27, 2020
A fulfilling score from Danny Elfman and a well-rounded script from Tony Gilroy are met with some superb juxtapositions ranging from the dreary, drab present overshadowed by the events from a rose-tinted past.
October 4, 2019
It's rare to see a pop best seller come out this well in the movies.
May 6, 2019
Dolores Claiborne is a strangely delightful, chilling, and powerful film all at once.
October 31, 2018
We should be examining this one again for daringly showcasing how men get away with their impulsivity and evil deeds. Great works of art like this are telling truths we want to bury and forget, but our subconscious won't let us.
December 6, 2017
It is well-acted and nicely textured, but scenes of euthanasia and child molestation, a flurry of violence and confusing flashbacks, and Leigh's hard, angry face ensure that it's no barrel of laughs.
September 5, 2010
A patient and mature thriller featuring a protagonist fascinating in her agony.
June 16, 2008
Deftly cutting between the past and the present, director Taylor Hackford manages to establish a compelling mood and pace even though the pic lacks a thriller's true "Aha!" moment.
December 26, 2005
Denso e melancólico, o filme supera suas ocasionais falhas de roteiro graças às fortes atuações de seu elenco feminino (incluindo a jovem Ellen Muth).