Le Combat dans l'île (Fire and Ice) Reviews

June 27, 2013
Certainly not an undiscovered masterpiece.
November 24, 2011
November 18, 2011
November 17, 2011
June 27, 2010
... you know this is heading into truly weird territory.
April 16, 2010
Alain Cavalier's film, in re-release, offers plenty of left/right, labor/management, humanity/ideology contrasts, but dramatically it's silly. It's worth watching for Schneider, who is simply radiant.
December 22, 2009
Rescued now from 1962 oblivion, Alain Cavalier's black-and-white "noir" is sleek and cool, with complicated turns and thrilling shoot-outs and stormy betrayals, both political and romantic.
June 12, 2009
Anne [is] played with heart-stopping capriciousness by Romy Schneider, who was never lovelier and who is capable of distracting everyone in the film, and the audience above all, from whatever grave political matters are afoot.
June 12, 2009
Alain Cavalier's New Wave thriller is a tasty French mix of politics and romance, while glorifying that iconic goddess, Romy Schneider.
June 10, 2009
There's a surprise every five minutes, except when fascism gets its ass kicked at the end.
June 4, 2009
might now finally find itself as a key part of post-Algerian France.