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Rosemary's Baby Reviews

June 11, 2015
Right to its bitter end, there is no escaping "Rosemary's Baby." On film Ira Levin's best selling novel is as horribly frightening as it was on paper.
October 7, 2013
Rosemary's Baby is suffused with Polanski's style and preoccupations.
Full Review | Original Score: A
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October 19, 2010
Even readers of the book who know how Baby comes out are in for a pleasant surprise: the very real acting ability of Mia Farrow.
February 12, 2009
Polanski worked with an elegant restraint that less talented filmmakers have been trying to mimic ever since.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
October 30, 2008
One of the finest horror films ever made.
October 30, 2008
Weird obstetricians, mysterious night noises and even Farrow's improvised stroll into actual oncoming traffic add up to a bustling nightmare that's spawned many a Black Swan since.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
October 29, 2008
Having escaped the horrors of the Nazi Holocaust in Poland by the skin of his teeth, Mr. Polanski was well equipped psychologically to re-imagine what was, before Rosemary's Baby, a B-picture genre into an A-picture genre.
October 28, 2008
Get your fix of Mia Farrow looking terrified in Roman Polanski's iconic 1968 thriller Rosemary's Baby.
September 19, 2007
Several exhilarating milestones are achieved in Rosemary's Baby, an excellent film version of Ira Levin's diabolical chiller novel.
September 19, 2007
Superbly acted (especially by bone-thin Farrow and Ruth Gordon as the ultimate neighbor from hell), it's a satantango in the land of Is-this-real-or-am-I-crazy?, with a luridly literal ending that doesn't negate the previous, more interior terrors.
September 19, 2007
A very sophisticated, very effective piece of work spun from primal images, with an excellent cast.
June 24, 2006
A supremely intelligent and convincing adaptation of Ira Levin's Satanist thriller.
June 4, 2005
It should establish Mia Farrow as an actress of stature and Roman Polanski as a name which will be remembered.
October 23, 2004
It is a creepy film and a crawly film, and a film filled with things that go bump in the night. It is very good.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
May 20, 2003
The movie -- although is it pleasant -- doesn't seem to work on any of its dark or powerful terms.
May 15, 2003
The devil may come in many forms, but few have been more entertaining.
Full Review | Original Score: A
April 27, 2003
Hunched, black-eyed, leering, John Cassavetes's Guy is a contaminated satanic canal in himself.