Therese and Isabell Reviews

May 9, 2018
Therese and Isahelle, an eccentric and rather dreadful film, wraps up new permissiveness in rags and tatters of old art movie.
September 25, 2009
Lays out stone-cold architecture only to warm it up with the heady rush of sensual intoxication
January 11, 2008
A fairly sensitive, if somewhat exploitative, drama detailing a schoolgirl's foray into lesbianism.
June 12, 2005
Will likely provide a few quaint sexual thrills for straight guys, but, like all pornography, it tends to drag.
December 18, 2004
December 16, 2004
a story with substantial grace and beauty, but not much substance
December 3, 2004
Probably the most common misconception about Radley Metzger's films is that they are "innocent."
October 23, 2004
There is something preposterous in the sight of two adult women (Essy Persson and Anna Gael) costumed and cast as schoolgirls. The effect is roughly as convincing as Jonathan Winters in a Cub Scout uniform.
February 12, 2003
January 1, 2000
Certainly there were few films of this type intended for legitimate theatrical distribution in the late 60s
January 1, 2000
Metzger is master of cinematic foreplay, and he once again shows how to artfully capture the erotic moment.