The Name of the Rose (Der Name der Rose) Reviews

April 19, 2016
...a misbegotten adaptation that rarely manages to justify its very existence.
June 27, 2005
July 23, 2004
the window dressing is not enough to buoy the principle acting
May 27, 2003
January 1, 2000
This real monastery looks as if it were designed by the artist M. C. Escher.
January 1, 2000
There are so many good things in The Name of the Rose -- the performances, the reconstruction of the period, the over-all feeling of medieval times -- that if the story had been able to really involve us, there would have been quite a movie here.