Los ojos de Julia (Julia's Eyes)
Los ojos de Julia (Julia's Eyes) (2010)

A woman is trying to unravel a mystery that she literally can no longer see in this thriller from Spanish filmmaker Guillem Morales. Julia (Bel (C)n Rueda) and her sister, Sara, have both inherited a medical condition that is slowly robbing… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 20, 2011
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Critic Score: 94% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Nigel Floyd
Time Out

Aims for intricate, Hitchcockian suspense, embellished with ornate visual flourishes that recall Dario Argento's early giallo movies.

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Dustin Putman
DustinPutman.com

Julia's Eyes doesn't mean much more than what shows up on the surface of the screen, but it's a cinematic exercise that certainly puts a person on edge.

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Matthew Pejkovic
Matt's Movie Reviews

A tense psychological thriller, Julia's Eyes is another example why the Spanish have become the kings of quality horror cinema.

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Andrew O'Hehir
Salon.com

I doubt this project occupied much of del Toro's attention, and it's fundamentally an exercise in genre and style -- but what style!

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Tim Martain
The Mercury

Julia's Eyes stops just short of being an amazing thriller but...some excellent camera work heightens the experience of fumbling through the mystery from Julia's perspective.

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Leigh Paatsch
Herald Sun (Australia)

The anchoring performance of Rueda is what keeps this second-hand material fresh and forcefully involving.

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Geoff Berkshire
Metromix.com

All about mystery and suspense, slowly laying the foundation for an extremely tense final act.

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Joseph Proimakis
Movies for the Masses

another reminder to why modern horror speaks Spanish

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Philippa Hawker
The Age (Australia)

Julia's Eyes becomes a little incoherent as it plunges towards resolution, but it's unerringly stylish and whole-heartedly suspenseful along the way.

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Flixster Audience Score: 68% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
Started off pretty good - I thought, from all the creepy happenings, that this was going to be a ghost story. Then, because of the interesting filming after… More
Carlos Magalhães
The stunning cinematography creates a perfect oppressive atmosphere in a thriller that grows really tense and frightening. Even so, the film is weakened by poor… More
Lewis C.
A woman suffering from progressive blindness and her husband come to investigate the apparent suicide of her sister, who had the same affliction. There turns… More
Joey Shapiro
A Spanish thriller/horror mystery that is better than most, proving once again that the Spanish can make some pretty creepy movies. Julia's Eyes isn't… More
familiar stranger
What a ridiculous story!!! It's an awful mess which I wish I'd avoided. Julia's Eyes are better shut down.
Nicolas Korovessis
Artfully directed to keep the suspense going throughout the film, based on a well written scenario which holds more than one twists, and a constant unsettling… More