The Joyless Street Reviews

November 12, 2007
The picture has minor virtues and major defects.
Top Critic
June 24, 2006
It later came as a major revelation, both when compared with Pabst's later work and in the context of the development of a film narrative able to accommodate a large number of characters.
January 1, 2000
Despite Garbo, it's heavy going -- an official classic that hasn't quite earned the title.