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L'année dernière à Marienbad (Last Year at Marienbad) Reviews

November 17, 2011
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
May 1, 2008
To even talk of a story is nonsensical, since a central aesthetic of the film involves the effects of fantasy, time and subjective memory on human consciousness. Marienbad takes place in a heightened, sci-fi nightmare world where knowing, believing
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
February 29, 2008
Marienbad is elegantly hermetic, a ravishing waxworks that has stillness at its heart.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
February 1, 2008
Remains one of cinema's glorious enigmas, endlessly compelling and intriguing.
January 15, 2008
The movie is what it is -- a sustained mood, an empty allegory, a choreographed moment outside of time, and a shocking intimation of perfection.
January 15, 2008
The film's dreamlike cadences, frozen tableaux, and distilled surrealist poetry are too eerie, too terrifying even, to be shaken off as camp. For all its notoriety, this masterpiece among masterpieces has never really received its due.
February 9, 2006
Obscure, oneiric, it's either some sort of masterpiece or meaningless twaddle.
May 9, 2005
Be prepared for an experience such as you've never had from watching a film when you sit down to look at Alain Resnais' Last Year at Marienbad, a truly extraordinary French film.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
January 1, 2000
It is a deliberate, artificial artistic construction. I watched it with a pleasure so intense I was surprised.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4