Last Tango in Paris Reviews

January 3, 2018
When Brando improvises within Bertolucci's structure, his full art is realized; his performance is intuitive, rapt, princely. Working with Brando, Bertolucci achieves realism with the terror of actual experience still alive on the screen.
December 7, 2007
An uneven, convoluted, certainly dispute-provoking study of sexual passion in which Marlon Brando gives a truly remarkable performance.
December 7, 2007
The operatic extravagance of Bernardo Bertolucci's style has emerged more clearly since this 1972 drama, which still managed to seem vaguely naturalistic in the midst of its extravagant camera moves and eccentric construction.
July 17, 2007
Bernardo Bertolucci's controversial drama is actually a dark, torrid masterpiece about love and grief.
July 14, 2007
Nobody makes sex films like this any more.
June 24, 2006
It's Brando's film: his monologues devastate.
May 20, 2003
The movie is sad, but it's also hugely funny, occasionally when it doesn't mean to be.
January 1, 2000
The look, feel and sound of the film are evocative.