8 Women Synopsis
A woman (Catherine Deneuve) tries to find her husband's murderer.
Read Full Synopsis

Features

Movie Reviews

Critic Ratings

64
SEE ALL CRITIC REVIEWS
100

San Francisco Chronicle

By Jonathan Curiel
So original, so funny, so alive with drama, intrigue, mystery and colors that you want to see it again and again.
Full Review
100

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
The secret to enjoying 8 Women is to check your analytical mind at the popcorn counter and settle back for almost two hours of cinematic...
Full Review
88

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
One of the most uplifting and delightful films to have come along this year.
Full Review
80

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Whatever you call this one-of-a-kind bonbon spiked with wit and malice, it's classic oo-la-la.
Full Review
75

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
The movie doesn't remind me so much of the movies of Minnelli or Sirk as it does a lavish parody of "Upstairs, Downstairs," with musical...
Full Review
75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
May not plumb the depths of the female psyche, but it's stylish and frivolous in the most profound ways.
Full Review
75

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Even if some of the references are inscrutable, a lot of 8 Women is a riot. Here and there Ozon finds the key to a level of farce that...
Full Review
75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Movies like 8 Women are essentially made for movie-lovers. You have to have seen overdecorated studio musicals, and you have to know who...
Full Review
75

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The result is weightless entertainment that's both camp and true, a warped adoration of star-quality actresses as amazing creatures who can...
Full Review
70

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The cast is the main attraction in Francois Ozon's witty, even touching 8 Women.
Full Review

Fan Reviews

Did You See This Movie?

Be the first to write a review!

More Info

Rated R | For Some Sexual Content