Shadows and Fog Reviews

May 31, 2018
What does Allen intend in this superficially humorous, even cute film about a fearful little quipster running about dark, frightening, cobbled streets?
November 21, 2015
The sets and camerawork are astounding, and film and literature buffs will have fun spotting the references. But the circus-related material is thin, the philosophic pontificating is atypically glib, and the all-star cast is given precious little to do.
January 18, 2013
Shadows and Fog is Woody Allen's first mystery movie. The mystery: what caused this total breakdown of a unique artist?
September 7, 2011
August 24, 2010
An artistic and commercial misstep, this b/w tribute to German Expressionism wastes the talents of Jodie Foster, Lily Tomlin, Kathy Bates, and many others.
July 25, 2009
Has few laughs.
June 25, 2005
May 19, 2005
February 16, 2003
...never really amounts to much, though it does look great...
January 10, 2003
November 21, 2002
August 8, 2002
January 1, 2000