Turtle Diary Reviews

April 22, 2020
The metaphor is so poor that Harold Pinter's talent doesn't manage to elevate the movie... provoking in viewers a feeling of frustration. [Full Review in Spanish]
July 3, 2015
An intelligent, witty, offbeat, and somewhat eccentric comedy based on the novel by Russell Hoban.
June 24, 2006
What's left is not quite Delia Swallow for grown-ups; but the bland world this film inhabits is almost as quaint, complacent and parochial.
June 29, 2005
May 24, 2003
A film that deserves credit for its unpredictability as much as it does for its genuine warm-heartedness.
May 20, 2003
A small, eccentric, exquisitely acted comedy that manages to be as eerie as it is funny. Though it eventually seems somewhat less than the sum of its parts, it's a most engaging shaggy-turtle story.
December 1, 2002
Charming little film with great performances.
November 29, 2002
September 20, 2002
Moves at turtle's pace, but packs punch.
September 1, 2002
Uplifting movie about two people who try to change their lives though an adventuresome project.
January 1, 2000
Ben Kingsley's smile, so warm and mysterious, is the sun that shines all through "Turtle Diary."