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La Chienne Reviews

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May 24, 2003
It's not a major piece of work, but the acting and direction ensure that it's watchable.
June 20, 2016
Any discussion of the film's actual story can only be a discussion of how life imitates art. This is a bit of a pity, because 'La Chienne' is actually a tragic, appealingly melodramatic tale of deep humanity.
September 11, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
September 22, 2016
The women's roles lack dimension and the bittersweet depth Renoir's later films explored so memorably. Visually, though, this one's gorgeous and extremely fluid.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
April 26, 2001
Jean Renoir's first sound feature (1931) and one of his best.
February 4, 2002
Even with this pulp material, Renoir manages moments of great beauty and humanity.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
May 9, 2007
Very cleverly made and beautifully acted.
February 9, 2006
Wonderfully moving, with great performances.
January 5, 2011
The three leads gave superb performances.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
July 11, 2016
the first film to fully embody the naturalistic style and complex social themes that would come to be associated with Renoir's best work
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
January 1, 2000
One of those great over-looked films.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
May 20, 2003
All of the performances are close to flawless, but it's Renoir's unseen presense one remembtrs most vividly.
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
June 30, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
August 30, 2006
An often-overlooked highlight of Renoir's momentous career that was well worth the 44-year wait.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
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