Fool for Love Reviews

May 13, 2004
Fool For Love is too removed from the real world to connect as more than a spooky, extradimensional love story.
May 20, 2003
Though most of the tension of the theatrical presentation is gone, the movie preserves a lot of the play's lunatic humor. It also understands the Shepard concern for characters who have somehow found themselves cut loose from any social roots.
January 1, 2000
With Fool for Love, he has succeeded on two levels that seem opposed to each other. He has made a melodrama, almost a soap opera, in which the characters achieve a kind of nobility.
January 1, 2000
Altman's staging only underlines the pretentious vagaries built into Shepard's concept.