Jun 19, 2020
The opening sequence... feels like an insert from a much more interesting film by a much more interesting filmmaker.
Aug 9, 2019
A drearily sentimental little film... I cannot think that Bergman is pleased to have this apprentice botch presented to American audiences as if it were his latest work.
Mar 14, 2010
Shots are often fumbled, yet the need for human touch is profoundly evoked in its physicality and its spirituality
Aug 29, 2006
Very early Bergman film (he had directed 16 films before all the critical acclaim) starring Malmsten as a man who struggles against blindness that happened to him in the military.
Jan 26, 2006
This is one film Bergman didn't wrench from the depths of his soul.
Aug 1, 2005
May 10, 2005
Cinematic juvenilia of a painful sort.