We Have Always Lived in the Castle Reviews

December 27, 2019
More concerned with eccentricities and atmospherics than building genuine tension, this uneven adaptation winds up dreary and dull.
May 16, 2019
Passon makes the creepy stuff too low-key, less a case of building dread than growing impatience.
May 16, 2019
The movie, though, which was adapted by Mark Kruger, is all surface polish and play-acted oddness, from the cloying symmetry of the stalely composed shots to the cartoonish depiction of some awfully complicated - nigh perverse - family relationships.
May 15, 2019
Passon's attempt at slow-burn never really ignites. And so We Have Always Lived in the Castle is not exciting, eerie, or intriguing, just boring.