Ludwig Reviews

June 22, 2018
Built mostly around medium close-ups and dark interiors, the film creates a sense of isolation that matches the lead character's own state of mind.
June 11, 2018
Grand and melancholy...
May 9, 2005
Visconti has been such an intelligent film maker in the past that it's difficult to believe that Ludwig could be quite as bereft of ideas as it is.
October 23, 2004
Perhaps only Visconti, who seems obsessed with the gloomy side of decadence, could have made Ludwig II of Bavaria seem boring.