Il portiere di notte (The Night Porter) Reviews

December 10, 2014
At its best, the film layers Lucia's and Maximilian's flashbacks in such a way that that the lines between memory, fantasy, and nightmare get blurred.
August 1, 2013
Morbidly fascinating work, choreographed from within a vacuum devoid of feeling and retribution, and spearheaded by a director who must find some sadistic pleasure in being such an exacting provocateur.
July 16, 2008
A strange and unforgettable picture that questions deeply the psyches of torturers and the tortured.
July 16, 2008
A strange, brooding tale.
October 10, 2005
June 19, 2005
November 12, 2004
April 16, 2004
March 1, 2004
It retains a certain importance -- as much for understanding the history of film as for its intrinsic merits.
February 21, 2004
October 28, 2003
Groundbreaking might not be the right word, but it's certainly the right sentiment.
October 9, 2003
A estranha relao entre o casal de protagonistas transforma o filme em uma experincia nada agradvel - o que no quer dizer que ele no merea ser admirado como belo estudo de personagens e por revelar sombras assustadoras da natureza humana.
May 24, 2003
A compelling and disturbing testament to the enduring power of evil and the complexity of human nature.
May 11, 2003
November 22, 2002