Movie Reviews

Carmen

By opera_singer1
This production is a wonderfully updated 21st century rendition. Full of lively exuberance and very human angst. It doesn't cost an arm and a leg to see a live performance at our premium opera...

"Carmen"

By montana7444
As wonderful as it is to go to the Met in NYC and see the live performance of an opera, this presentation of "Carmen" was even better than sitting in a seat at the Met....

Carmen - Met summer encores

By ssalter881
The HD cinema version of the Met's lavish treatment of Bizet's classic was a delight. Elina Garanca, as Carmen, was in fine full voice and stunningly beautiful. The fine tenor Roberto Alagna was...

Excellent!

By mkahana
A wonderful experience. I have seen Carmen in a live production, but this is a very different experience. You can not only hear the music, but also see the acting, face expressions and movements....

Beautiful production

By chezeve
The most beautifully visual Carmen I've seen. The performers were so attractive relative to the stereotype of the older tradition of opera performers. Today, it's such an incredibly difficult...

The Met: Live in HD performance of Bizet's Carmen

By janiematthews
I've seen this film of the Met's recent production at least three times now, and it never ceases to move and amaze me. The emotional intensity of the acting and the sublime singing of the leads,...

So Fabulous!

By wamozart
This is the best Carmen I have ever seen. The chemistry between Elina Garanca and Roberto Alagna is outstanding!...

Bravo

By janetgoldberg37
Just a quick note to say this was one of the finest performances of Carmen ever. The voices are marvelous. Carmen electrifingly lusty and expressive; Don Jose truly smitten, and Michaelina...

Carmen in HD is just fabulous

By lgrumet
The production,the quality of the performances, the music, the interviews, were all byong highest expectations. We will be regular Met HD viewers. This was our third one. All amazing...

MET HD - Carmen

By casual_user
I think that these productions are great - not quite the same as being in the Met itself, but not far off. You can also get very close to the action. I really enjoyed it and Carmen is a wonderful...