Interiors (1978)

When a wealthy man leaves his emotionally disturbed wife, the couple's three adult daughters, each burdened with their own neuroses, attempt to come to their mother's aid. Director Woody Allen's first foray into serious drama… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: August 2, 1978
DVD Release Date: July 5, 2000
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Critic Score: 77% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Allen, whose comedies have been among the cheerful tonics of recent years, is astonishingly assured in his first drama.

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Steve Crum
Dispatch-Tribune Newspapers

Disturbing, well acted Woody Allen drama.

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

Probably the best of Allen's Bergman tributes

Emanuel Levy

One of Allen's few pretentious films, this somber tale of one troubled WASPish family feels like a tribute to his mentor Ingmar Bergman, though as the two women who represent different subcultures Geraldine Page and Maureen Stapleton are excellent.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Interiors tells its story so convincingly within the house of negation that it offers us a clear picture of what a healthy mother-daughter relationship must entail.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Invites comparisons to Ingmar Bergman.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Laughably bad misfire by Allen in Bergman mode.

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Flixster Audience Score: 79% Flixster User Reviews
Spencer S.
Allen's most serious film up to this point was the year's previous "Annie Hall," which wasn't nearly as dramatic as this. Veering… More
Daniel Perry
Strong ensemble piece lost between Annie Hall and Manhattan in Woody Allen's prolific career, with none of the humour that either of those landmarks is… More
Alice Shen
The darkest and coldest Woody Allen film I've seen to date. It's high drama, courtesy of Ingmar Bergman. The sophistication is less polished than in… More
Drew Smith
It' All these people do is mope. If Interiors was an hour and a half of this depressing family contemplating their lives and problems, then… More
Melvin White
Joey: I feel the need to express something, but I don't know what it is I want to express. Or how to express it. Interiors isn't your average Woody… More
Steven Carrier
One of Woody Allen's true, unadulterated dramas. "Interiors" is good for the simple fact that it has great actors delivering great lines in… More

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