Movie Reviews

Phedre

By harrietfrank
Very well acted, dramatic, interesting and unusual. The theater I saw it in, Cinema 1,2,3, handled the showing poorly. The auditorium was not adequately lit when people arrived to be seated and...

Phedre

By moirae
This was a wonderful experience! The play was fabulous and the cast sublime! There were, however, many technical glitches, which should have been corrected as we were not seeing the actual live...

Phedre

By suzanne_ccogan_meyer
DREADFULLY OVERACTED. A MAJOR DISAPPOINTMENT. WALKED OUT! Also picture disappeared for several minutes---no theatre personnel spoke to audience....

Helen Mirren is great

By Thanette
Excellent cast. Helen Mirren was wonderful in the title role. Can't say I'm a big fan of the play itself, but this production - sets, costumes, lighting, and acting was very well done. Catch it if...

phedre

By gutentag
it was a wonderful experience, looking forward to the other national theatre productions...

Phedre Seen in the Worst of Circumstances

By Movies Through The Years
First let me state that the presentation of Phedre by the National Theater was a resounding success. They should be very pleased with themselves, and the future of the project should be even more...

Phaedre

By fgamble
Fantastic idea from London's National Theatre. Superb play, cast and performances. I will definitely go to another HD. Suggestion for the future. I'm 68 and felt young in that audience! Many...

Phedre

By DevaTandra
Wonderful! What an extraordinary play and way to offer us the opportunity to watch it. Magnificent performance....

I agree!

By Mary 123
The story is ridiculous anyway (but that's not the director's faul). At one point I wanted to yell out, in regards to the character of Phedre, "for God's sake, get a hold of yourself, woman! The...

Mirren triumphs

By parrny
An oddly satisfying filming of a live show - the camera angles were well chosen and the camera movement not distracting. Never did it feel like I was missing something happening on stage. ...

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Rated NR