Good Morning, Night (Buongiorno, Notte)
Good Morning, Night (Buongiorno, Notte) (2005)

The kidnapping and killing of Aldo Moro, Italy's former prime minister and head of the Christian Democrat party, was a cataclysmic event no Italian can forget. Moro was taken hostage by Red Brigade members in March 1978 and almost two… More

Directed By:
Rated: Unrated
Running Time:
Release Date: April 4, 2006
Add Your Rating
Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
User Score

Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Ty Burr
Boston Globe

The strength of Good Morning, Night is not in winking meta-drama but in a clear-eyed, restorative realism that's occasionally broken by quiet flights of fancy.

Full review…
Andrew Sarris
New York Observer

Part reality, part fantasy and all compassion. It is a strangely moving experience for the historically aware filmgoer.

Full review…
Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Despite good intentions, Good Morning, Night simply confirms what most viewers want to believe about themselves.

Full review…
Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News

The race between her deep-set ideology and burgeoning conscience is a compelling one, but there are too many shortcuts -- from fevered dreams to convenient coincidences -- along the way.

Full review…
A.O. Scott
New York Times

Ms. Sansa is an actress of exquisite sensitivity.

Ken Fox
TV Guide's Movie Guide

A thoughtful and ultimately chilling take on a tragedy that still has the power to disturb and divide.

Full review…
J. Hoberman
Village Voice

Sober yet filled with fancy. There's a wistful aspect to the movie.

Full review…
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter

The writer-director's inquiry into this tragedy makes for a moving and intelligent film, but the dark story never feels fully realized.

Shlomo Schwartzberg
Boxoffice Magazine

A stunning achievement.

Full review…

Flixster Audience Score: 71% Flixster User Reviews
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]"Good Morning, Night" starts out with an apartment being rented to a young couple in Italy. It is 1978 and Christian Democrat… More

More Like This