Lianna Reviews

February 6, 2020
An exciting and sincere film. [Full Review in Spanish]
September 20, 2019
Lianna is limited by its predictability, and one soon begins to wonder about the film's aura of authenticity.
August 20, 2019
It is a poignant, praiseworthy piece of art.
November 5, 2011
[VIDEO] Writer/director John Sayles's 1983 follow-up to his impressive debut with "Return of the Secaucus Seven" is an important touchstone of lesbian cinema.
June 2, 2011
Though not one of Sayles' best efforts, this indie about a lesbian coming out is well acted.
January 18, 2011
Sayles balances anecdotal stiffness with a keen interest in people and their unguarded moments
February 17, 2006
December 6, 2005
July 18, 2005
April 27, 2005
One of Sayles terrific early films
November 19, 2004
August 19, 2004
An appealing movie about love, friendship, and camaraderie.
August 22, 2003
December 8, 2002
November 21, 2002
July 2, 2002
Marred by some stilted performances, a painfully dated soundtrack, and an opening half-hour that skirts the razor's edge of painful didacticism.
February 28, 2002