When Nietzsche Wept
When Nietzsche Wept (2007)

Set in the year 1882, director Pinchas Perry's adaptation of Irvin D. Yalom's fictional 1992 novel finds a depressed Friedrich Nietzsche seeking out the advice of pioneering psychoanalyst Josef Breuer for help in battling mental… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Drama
DVD Release Date: December 4, 2007
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Dennis Schwartz
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A morose and heavy-handed primer for psychoanalysis.

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Billie Pritchett
The cinematography is that weird cheap kind that makes the movement of the actors look strange. Nevertheless, Armand Assante plays the heck out of Friedrich… More
Anastasia Bartzoulianou
armand assante does what he can best, but the story is uneven and the drama doesn't play out to the audience's expectations. a fair effort but really… More
Mark Abell
A period piece that chronicles an important period in Vienna when Psychoanalysis was being invented and Nietzsche was formulating his philosophies. Erudite in… More
Bill Cavros
I was really energized by this movie. Waxing philosophical on college days of reading multitudes of well worn copies of several philosophers on in summer on… More