Giulietta degli Spiriti (Juliet of the Spirits)
Giulietta degli Spiriti (Juliet of the Spirits) (1965)

Writer-director Federico Fellini uses lush color and extraordinary imagery in this study of a woman's psychological awakening. Giulietta has built her life around her husband but realizes her marriage is crumbling. Deeply troubled, she… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 14, 1999
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Chris Vognar
Dallas Morning News

A dazzling technical achievement, from the color to the tracking shots that delight in running down every detail of Juliet's companions.

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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

At once an eye-popping display of bravura and a work of compassionate insight.

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

This gorgeously shot, surreal feature about a middle-aged usewife, Fellini's first work in color, stars his wife Masina in their last collaboration together.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

It never less than dazzling to look at.

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Stephen Holden
New York Times

Fellini went deliriously and brilliantly bananas with the color to create a rollicking through-the- looking-glass series of tableaus evoking a woman's troubled psyche.

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Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

Sublime.

Michael Wilmington
Chicago Tribune

A mad, resplendent peacock of a film, a cinematographic riot of color and sensuality that evokes its era -- the swinging mid-'60s -- as much as any movie made during those giddy years.

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Michael Atkinson
Village Voice

Juliet is never less than eye-catching, but is rarely more.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Visually splendid piece of eye candy that hides behind its gaudy exteriors an emptiness and lack of vision.

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Flixster Audience Score: 86% Flixster User Reviews
Apeneck Fletcher
"My wife thinks I'm cheating (and I am, I'm a great artist, I belong to everyone, how can anyone expect me to stay with only one, even my wife?)… More
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It's hard to tell if the world we live in is either reality or a dream. -- <i> Bin-jip (3-Iron) </i><p> This line from… More
Robert C
Giulietta Masina is a delight to watch.
Tom S.
Giulietta really had exquisite hats.
Randy Tippy
Semi-autobiographical piece put forth by Fellini and his wife, Giulietta Masina. It's the story of Giulietta (Giulietta), the spouse of a wealthy… More