Saint Joan - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Saint Joan Reviews

Page 1 of 1
May 22, 2016
The endless talk is of institution vs. individual, Church vs. the girl's "heretical" voices-visions, France vs. Burgundy vs. England, at the molasses pace of a celluloid lecture.
April 1, 2010
A work about Seberg -- a document on a restless, rebellious performer who, like her character, found herself trapped in a role
October 23, 2007
The fervor of the child-soldier is lost on the screen; she appears to be sweet and naive, not the calculating personality Shaw intended and wrote of in the play's prolog.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 25, 2006
Mr. Preminger, his scenarist and his cast, who obviously were serious in tackling an important drama, have only fashioned a series of dissertations on an important theme.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Top Critic
February 9, 2006
Even hardcore Preminger fans number this stage adaptation among his lesser works.
May 24, 2003
The then unknown Seberg in the central role is surrounded by an eminent cast, many of whom act as badly as she but seem above criticism.
January 1, 2000
One of Otto Preminger's most underrated features.
January 1, 2000
Hollywood adaptations of plays rarely come off much worse than this B&W one did.
Full Review | Original Score: D
July 5, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
February 7, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
Page 1 of 1