Short Eyes

1977

Short Eyes (1977)

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A child molester sent to prison finds that criminals exact harsher justice than society.

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All Critics (9) | Top Critics (2)

Remarkably effective film making.

May 9, 2005 | Rating: 4/5

Miguel Pinero's slice-of-prison-life stage play gets slick and conscientious treatment from director Robert M. Young.

Jan 1, 2000 | Full Review…

A brutal, compelling slice of prison life, popularly described as "raw and powerful."

Apr 9, 2007 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…

Makes the point that prison is a microcosm of society's bigotries and group pressures against undesirable outsiders.

Jan 23, 2004 | Full Review…

Based on the award-winning play by Miguel Pinero, and directed by Robert M. Young, the film is well-acted with a frightening view of prison life.

May 2, 2003 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Lousy prison drama.

Mar 7, 2003 | Rating: 1/5

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