The Nightcomers Reviews

January 8, 2020
Has occasional moments where Brando's genius shines through.
May 7, 2019
...positively reviewed upon initial release, and Brando was nominated for a BAFTA, but I can't for the life of me figure out why.
September 30, 2015
Alas, Michael Winner, a gentleman not notably renowned for any kind of subtlety, has produced and directed the whole enterprise and it's painful to watch him make the wrong plodding step at almost every moment of the film.
September 23, 2008
Michael Winner's rare, ambitious film tries to reimagine the prequel to Henry James' famous novel and its characters, offering Marlon Brando one of his most malevolent and disturbing roles; a good companion piece to The Innocents.
May 2, 2008
Strips the artistry of the Henry James original and leaves us with a hairy, overweight, naked and sweating Brando brutally kneading Stephanie Beacham's breasts into new shapes
June 15, 2007
Michael Winner's film ends where James's tale begins, and it is a deflating attempt to flesh out that which was never meant to be fleshed out, describing in sordid detail the love affair between the mistress and the groundskeeper and how it affected the t
May 14, 2004