Short Eyes Reviews

April 9, 2007
A brutal, compelling slice of prison life, popularly described as "raw and powerful."
July 18, 2005
May 9, 2005
Remarkably effective film making.
January 29, 2005
January 23, 2004
Makes the point that prison is a microcosm of society's bigotries and group pressures against undesirable outsiders.
November 7, 2003
May 2, 2003
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.
March 7, 2003
Lousy prison drama.
January 1, 2000
Miguel Pinero's slice-of-prison-life stage play gets slick and conscientious treatment from director Robert M. Young.