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Siddhartha Reviews

October 23, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
November 1, 2002
Like Chappaqua, the movie doesn't live up to the legend.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
October 18, 2002
Apologies to Conrad Rooks, but the only reason his 1972 film, Siddhartha, is getting a 30th-anniversary rerelease is the appeal of seeing Sven Nykvist's amazing cinematography restored to its full splendor.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
September 17, 2002
Sven Nykvist's golden-hued cinematography perfectly suits Hesse's mind-expanding narrative of Buddhist enlightenment.
July 11, 2002
Rather than living on as reminder of India in the early 1900s, the film now exists as a period piece of another sort, namely, as a cult film of the psychedelic era.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
July 2, 2002
Unless you are fully into the subtleties of Hinduism, you are likely to find it rather flat and lethargic.