Jules and Jim Reviews

May 28, 2008
Truffaut has a light touch for evoking moods, time, place and desires. Its forthright attempt to grasp life sometimes makes it uneven. But, overall, this is a candid entry.
December 12, 2006
More than 40 years old, François Truffaut's whirling dervish remains an ageless beauty.
December 12, 2006
With this 1961 film Truffaut comes closest to the spirit and sublimity of his mentor, Jean Renoir, and the result is a masterpiece of the New Wave.
February 9, 2006
Truffaut's third film may not look the masterpiece it seemed 40-odd years ago, but it remains one of his most enjoyable movies.
August 12, 2004
There is joy in the filmmaking that feels fresh today and felt audacious at the time.
May 20, 2003
To put it quickly and crisply, it is charming, exciting and sad.
April 17, 2001
A painfully moving story about uncompromising friendship and uncontrollable love.
January 1, 2000
The films works in ways that touch the heart more than the mind.