The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp Reviews

May 17, 2012
This glorious film is about the greatest mystery of all: how old people were once young, and how young people are in the process of becoming old.
May 17, 2012
Staggering and heartbreaking. Still.
May 14, 2012
A wonderful salute to British decency and a touching portrait of a friendship that bridges national boundaries.
November 15, 2011
Maybe the most wonderfully British movie ever made.
November 15, 2011
A 1943 Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger collaboration so unambiguously satirizing the military mind-set that Prime Minister Winston Churchill tried to have it banned.
November 13, 2011
Few British films from this period seem to mythologize the pre-war period of Churchill's youth and early career quite as potently.
December 30, 2006
November 19, 2002
The movie looks past the fat, bald military man with the walrus moustache, and sees inside, to an idealist and a romantic. To know him is to love him.
January 1, 2000
It stands as very possibly the finest film ever made in Britain.