Salome Reviews

September 10, 2019
As the reader has noticed, this film bores me. [Full Review in Spanish]
May 29, 2019
Though the direction is attributed to Charles Bryant, the auteur was clearly Nazimova, with Natacha Rambova patterning the set and costumes after the Aubrey Beardsley illustrations that accompanied one edition of the play.
May 29, 2019
You see an exceedingly tame and not remarkably graceful performance that Herod wouldn't have given standing room in his kingdom for.
May 29, 2019
Salomé's reputation for practically inventing camp proves its least interesting aspect.
March 12, 2014
March 12, 2014
The storytelling is none to thrilling but there's much to gloat over the costumes, sets, lighting and camerawork.
March 12, 2014
Picturesquely it is very pretty as to lightings, setting and photography, but there ends about all that can be said in praise.
March 5, 2014
Despite careful stylisation and exquisite photography, this adaptation of Oscar Wilde's play boasts a healthy streak of vulgarity of which Wilde, one suspects, would have secretly approved.
March 5, 2014
Most of the movie is a big buildup to Salomé's dance, basically an absurd little gavotte despite the presence of a clownishly excited Herod and a squad of capering dwarfs.