The Fox (1967)



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This romance is based on D.H. Lawrence's novella. It follows the lonely lives of lesbian lovers who have sequestered themselves away in an isolated farmhouse. Trouble begins when one of them begins secretly yearning for a man. When one comes to call, the lovers soon find their relationship in shambles.
PG (adult situations/language, nudity, sex)
Art House & International , Drama , Gay & Lesbian
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MGM Home Entertainment


Sandy Dennis
as Jill Banford
Keir Dullea
as Paul Renfield
Anne Heywood
as Ellen March
Glyn Morris
as Realtor

Critic Reviews for The Fox

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (5)

[Dennis] is excellent, though the movie goes sour anyway.

Full Review… | May 8, 2013
TIME Magazine
Top Critic

Overdone adaptation of DH Lawrence's novella, making explicit everything that was implicit.

Full Review… | May 8, 2013
Time Out
Top Critic

A quiet, powerful masterpiece.

Full Review… | May 8, 2013
Chicago Sun-Times
Top Critic

A beautifully photographed, dramatically uneven Canadian-made film.

Full Review… | May 8, 2013
Top Critic

A good and interesting movie.

Full Review… | May 8, 2013
New York Times
Top Critic

Good performance by Heywood.

Full Review… | May 8, 2013
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Audience Reviews for The Fox

Curious mid-'60's film adaptation of DH Lawrence. It doesn't really work, but the three actors give it their best shot.

Matty Stanfield
Matty Stanfield

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