F for Fake Reviews

August 19, 2015
A good-natured but deeply-felt riposte, executed with considerable showmanship and meant to humble artist and critic alike.
October 27, 2014
The extras could use a spruce-up, but this is still a sturdy and attractive packaging of a profound and ever-relevantly self-reflexive Orson Welles masterpiece.
February 27, 2007
May 21, 2005
May 4, 2005
This may be the ultimate extension of Jean-Luc Godard's approach to moviemaking.
May 3, 2005
Hardcore film lovers owe it to themselves to track down F for Fake; its charms and merits are quite real.
April 29, 2005
A wickedly rich puzzle and a great source of discussion sure to start arguments among the nicest film fans.
April 27, 2005
As Welles points out, the line between truth and illusion is fuzzy, if not downright invisible.
April 22, 2005
Thanks, Criterion, for keeping the film's mystique of fakery alive.
April 20, 2005