Woyzeck Reviews

March 17, 2020
What Herzog does is to make his own contrary film inside the original, elevating Jonathan Harker from functionary to dual protagonist.
August 7, 2019
Woyzeck's tragedy and crime is one of the most beautiful crimes in the history of film. [Full Review in Spanish]
September 26, 2005
June 29, 2005
May 25, 2005
Often painful but never truly affecting.
May 9, 2005
Woyzeck is, if possible, ever more mysterious by the time we reach the end than it is at the beginning.
March 26, 2005
November 19, 2004
April 23, 2003
Klaus Kinski is exceptional and Herzog's narrative captivating.
February 4, 2003
February 3, 2003
Handsomely mounting each scene, the director has trouble attaining any forward momentum, though he achieves some powerful moments while trying.
May 24, 2001
Oppressive and unsatisfying.
Top Critic
January 1, 2000
The film seems to have been barely directed--the camera setups are relentlessly banal.