July 31, 2019
The story is gratuitously complicated, becoming heavier in the second part. [Full Review in Spanish]
July 2, 2018
The blinding of horses is something that works a great deal better as stage symbolism than as cinematic fact, and that's one of the several things wrong with the way Equus has been brought to the screen.
December 3, 2010
Sidney Lumet was just the right director for Equus, and just the wrong one.
October 23, 2004
Pretty much fails as film; the play's really the thing
February 27, 2001
he center of the film is still grandiose acting and tons of over-reaching self-revelation, and it ends up feeling awkward and unsteady on the screen