Te doy mis ojos (Take My Eyes) Reviews

May 12, 2006
A mesmerizing and deeply disturbing film from Spain.
April 21, 2006
Approaching potentially unpleasant subject matter with humor, intelligence and deep compassion for its flawed yet infinitely human characters, Take My Eyes is almost certain to rank as one of the year's best films.
April 20, 2006
An extraordinarily truthful and piercing drama about spousal abuse.
April 20, 2006
What makes the movie fascinating is that it doesn't settle for a soap opera resolution to this story, with Pilar as the victim, Antonio as the villain, and evil vanquished. It digs deeper and more painfully.
April 20, 2006
Though deceptively straightforward in its exploration of the causes and effects of domestic abuse, Take My Eyes benefits from the grubby verisimilitude Bollan brings to his material, which otherwise might have lapsed into movie-of-the-week superficiality
April 6, 2006
This tale of domestic abuse breaks little new stylistic or psychological ground, but it is a searing, well-acted drama that should strike universal chords.
March 31, 2006
This small, somber drama says things to battered women they probably already know. What it says to their abusers -- of any country or culture -- they can't afford to ignore.
March 17, 2006
The story isn't exactly new, but Bollain, an actress in her own right, keeps Take My Eyes from sinking into clichs.
March 16, 2006
The film won a sack of Goya Awards in 2004.
March 16, 2006
Handles the subject of domestic violence with intelligence and compassion.