Drama • NR • 1965 • 1 hr 45 min
What a strange little film. Not much story, but a series of a character's unraveling.
Strange film about insanity with retro f/x like Jean Cocteau films. Horrifying, but I saw it in Mexico where the audience laughed?!?!
Takes a bit for the horror to ramp up, but when it does happen it creates a type of fear not often shown to this extent.
I love the effects used in this movie. Such a great way to tap into a familiar feeling to show the horror of mental illness.
A portrait of madness, you'll wanna laugh to break the tension.
A cleverly constructed descent into madness.
Terrifying horror from Polanski. It’s almost up there with Rosemary’s Baby.
I've always liked films that portray a descent into madness, and here, Polanski expertly pulls that off.
deneuve in her visual prime, and polanski creating possibly his best paranoia-scape, better than rosemary’s maybe?
The creeping paranoia and anxious horror are as effective as the day it was filmed. A blueprint for so many thrillers to this day.
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