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Tookey's Rating
4 /10
 
Average Rating
7.07 /10
 
Starring
David Hemmings, Vanessa Redgrave, Sarah Miles
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Directed by: Michelangelo Antonioni
Written by: Michelangelo Antonioni

 
 
 
Released: 1966
   
Genre: OVERRATED
THRILLER
CONTROVERSIAL
   
Origin: GB
   
Colour: C
   
Length: 111
 
 


 
Randy photographer thinks he has photographed a murder, but can't be totally sure, so romps with pair of nudes instead. Er, that's it.
Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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A film which, despite many intensely irritating characteristics including an inconclusive plot and enigmatic characters, sums up the spirit of the swinging 60s. Antonioni's use of colour really is wonderful.


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