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Faithless
"...expensive forms of psychotherapy on earth. Fans of late-stage Ingmar Bergman should be forewarned, however, that they're likely to..."

March 16, 2001 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Best Intentions
"...August, Max Von Sydow and Ghita Norby. Working from Ingmar Bergman's highly personal script, director Bille August (Pelle the..."

Sept. 25, 1992 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Scenes From a Creative Partnership
The Austin Film Society presents the films of Ingmar Bergman and Liv Ullmann in its new series
"...greatest muse with the Essential Cinema series "Liv and Ingmar." The coupling and creative impact of Ingmar Bergman and..."

June 27, 2014 Screens Feature by Josh Kupecki

Sunday's Children
"...Directed by: Daniel Bergman. Starring: Thommy Berggren. Lena Endre, Henrik Linnros, Jakob Leygraf..."

Oct. 21, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Roadracers
"...the one he never made himself. Cinema is visceral. Ingmar Bergman and Russ Meyer both give me headaches because,..."

July 22, 1994 Movie Review by Louis Black

Loveless
Russia's middle class eviscerates itself.
"...performances that wouldn’t have been out of place in Ingmar Bergman’s oeuvre, and the film’s more forthright depictions of..."

March 30, 2018 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Darling
A woman appears to go ’round the bend in this well-done horror film
"...goes crazy” subgenre, advanced mostly by Roman Polanski and Ingmar Bergman in the Sixties, but with this and Alex..."

April 15, 2016 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Sofie
"...Zeller. As the former leading lady of several classic Ingmar Bergman films (Persona, Cries and Whispers, and Scenes From..."

July 16, 1993 Movie Review by Pamela Bruce

Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left for the East?
"...be for others. In a way, the film recalls Ingmar Bergman's early philosophical works: often spare, sometimes striking, always..."

July 9, 1993 Movie Review by Robert Faires

The Ox
"...more dismal than it already is. Director Nykvist -- Ingmar Bergman's longtime cinematographer -- has based his debut on..."

Dec. 18, 1992 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey
"...Evil Bill and Ted. (Of course, the allusion to Ingmar Bergman's The Seventh Seal is completely lost on the..."

July 26, 1991 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Letters @ 3AM
Ingmar Bergman, Michelangelo Antonioni, Federico Fellini: The great achievement of these film directors was to create living souls to look at, that we might know ourselves
"...who once shook my life to the core -- Ingmar Bergman and Michelangelo Antonioni -- died on the same..."

Aug. 17, 2007 Column by Michael Ventura

Paramount Announces Summer Classic Film Series Lineup
See the whole schedule and get some tickets to escape the heat
"...(1942, 102min/b&w, 35mm) Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains, Conrad Veidt, Sydney Greenstreet, and..."

May 16, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Saraband
Ingmar Bergman’s final film continues his exploration into mankind’s willful inability to accept the inevitable, whatever that may be.
"...Directed by: Ingmar Bergman. Starring: Liv Ullmann, Erland Josephson, Börje Ahlstedt, Julia..."

Aug. 12, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Holiday Gifts for Fans of the Big and Small Screen
From essential box sets to writers’ wisdom: stocking fillers and the gifts that keep on giving for your watching pleasure
"...about the size of a piece of paper. – R.W. Ingmar Bergman's CinemaCriterion, 30-disc set, $299.95 Blu-ray..."

Dec. 7, 2018 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

DVD Match
Antonioni vs. Bergman from beyond the grave
"...Red DesertImage, $24.91 Scenes From a MarriageCriterion, $49.95 Early BergmanCriterion, $69.95..."

Aug. 3, 2007 Screens Review by Spencer Parsons

Scenes From a Marriage
After Bergman's marriage-is-hell miniseries premiered in the Seventies, appointments for family counseling in Sweden increased, and the divorce rate swelled in Denmark
"...increased, and the divorce rate swelled in Denmark. Director Ingmar Bergman was happy; people were finally talking about their..."

June 25, 2004 Screens Review by Courtney Fitzgerald

O'Horten
This strange little Danish gem tells the story of the aptly named Odd Horten, a man cut from his moorings when he's forced to take retirement at age 67.
"...Factotum), feels like a cross between Jacques Tati and Ingmar Bergman, minus the latter's ceaselessly madcap antics. Okay, so..."

Aug. 7, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Torremolinos 73
In this comedy set in Seventies Spain, a married couple makes porn movies for Scandinavian consumption.
"...Alfredo’s own mad love affair with the work of Ingmar Bergman that leaves him plotting to direct the adult..."

June 24, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Queen of Earth
Elisabeth Moss stars in Alex Ross Perry's elliptical psychodrama
"...the other calls to mind an updated version of Ingmar Bergman’s Persona. As the pair spit back lines the..."

Sept. 11, 2015 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Clouds of Sils Maria
Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart, and Chloë Grace Moretz mix wonderfully in this drama
"...more toward the fluid identities of the actresses in Ingmar Bergman’s work or even Assayas’ own Irma Vep. The..."

May 1, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

A Field in England
The most enticingly original film to come out of the UK this year is told in crisp, trippy, black and white.
"...A Field in England feels like a film both Ingmar Bergman and Ken Russell could drool over...."

Feb. 7, 2014 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Fun Fun Fun Fest Interview: Sparks
A two-man show promises to get bigger and better
"...plus the expansive conceptual theater piece The Seduction of Ingmar Bergman (2009) – continues pushing the envelope into realms..."

Nov. 8, 2013 Music Post by Michael Toland

Megamind
This animated film is vibrant and exceedingly clever, but also a rather slight thing for such mega-sized proportions.
"...his doleful eyes wide with a soul-sickness fit for Ingmar Bergman. Megamind is a self-professed supervillain, an alien who..."

Nov. 5, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The White Ribbon
A disquieting feeling of apprehension is made palpable in Michael Haneke's import, The White Ribbon.
"...cinematography that calls to mind Sven Nykvist’s work for Ingmar Bergman and the dialectical Protestant morality present in the..."

Feb. 19, 2010 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Last House on the Left
Two parents take revenge on the scum who raped and savaged their daughter in the remake of Wes Craven's grisly horror landmark.
"...House on the Left was itself loosely based on Ingmar Bergman's The Virgin Spring, which in turn was inspired..."

March 20, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Che: Part Two
Steven Soderbergh concludes his two-part biopic with Che's Bolivian endgame.
"...able to make uninterrupted misery engaging (joining Carl Dreyer, Ingmar Bergman, Werner Herzog, Terrence Malick, and Todd Solondz …..."

Jan. 30, 2009 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

A Christmas Tale
Catherine Deneuve stars as the matriarch of this family, whose holiday gathering is like some marvelous do-si-do in which the characters partake in endless swirls of accusations, confessions, and glimpses of grace.
"...Desplechin has cited among his influences the films of Ingmar Bergman and Wes Anderson; he’s certainly amassed just as..."

Dec. 19, 2008 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

A Four Letter Word
This tale of an unapologetically promiscuous New Yorker settles for the easy trifles of romantic comedy.
"...that elusive combination of all three – the Nora Ephron/Ingmar Bergman/Eli Roth trifecta!) Well, if your reason for going..."

May 23, 2008 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

The Invisible
This thriller directed by David S. Goyer serves up teen angst with its supernatural thrills.
"...run up against the immovable cinematic woegasm that was Ingmar Bergman. Never a smart move, that...."

May 4, 2007 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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