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

Believing her husband to be unfaithful, Giulietta is advised by a mystic to "trust in the spirits." Before long, she is conjuring up the ghosts of past friends, who advise her to cut her matrimonial strings. But Giulietta is too… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 3, 1965
DVD 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.

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.

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.

Michael Atkinson
Village Voice

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

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: 85% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalhães
Fellini's first film in color is this brilliant LSD-infused satire that enchants us with its gorgeous art direction and colorful costumes, while using a… More
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
Kevin M. Williams
"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
Lanning : )
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.