The Truth Reviews

August 14, 2020
Clouzot captured Bardot at her most dynamic in a performance which rivals any of her work with New Wave alums.
November 14, 2019
There are some powerful moments but the famous BB's acting equipment fails to measure up to the requirements of the drama.
March 19, 2019
La Vérité is a film that pushed the boundaries of its era, a scathing examination of the way in which patriarchal societies exert control over women through hypocritical moralizing.
March 18, 2019
We've all known a Dominique, or been one ourselves, and Clouzot wrings much humanity out of this tragedy.
February 24, 2019
Moves beyond its law-and-order trappings to examine obvious generational differences as well as a woman trying to survive in a patriarchal society.
January 8, 2018
The basic fault can be traced to a script which attempts an examination of French criminal procedure brought face to face with the confused habits of the younger generation.