The Citadel Reviews

July 24, 2019
Altogether, this is one of the season's most interesting films.
January 10, 2018
... still has considerable punch despite the placebo of a plot.
January 31, 2012
A gripping portrait of both idealism and its disillusionment.
January 31, 2012
Though it has Vidor's favorite theme of personal rebirth and his enduring country/city dichotomy, it lacks his usual fire.
January 31, 2012
Picture is studded with many brilliantly human and dramatic sequences.
January 31, 2012
Sweetened with a happy ending, it's still an effective piece of work, thanks to Donat's typically sturdy performance and Vidor's powerful direction.
March 7, 2011
With the exception of compromised ending, King Vidor's film is a good version of Cronin's novel, well acted by Robert Donat as the doctor and the the rest of the cast, including Rosalind Russell and Rex Harrison.
July 30, 2003
December 1, 2002
Great old-fashioned drama. Donat is wonderful.