Stevie (1981)

Stevie is not a he but a she--famed British poet Stevie Smith. As portrayed by Glenda Jackson, Stevie escapes her dull middle-class existence through her poetry. Though she takes many a spiritual flight of fancy, she never truly leaves the… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: June 19, 1981
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Robert Roten
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A heartbreaking documentary about a ruined life.

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Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

intriguing and entertaining

Dennis Schwartz
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Unfortunately, besides the flawless performances I didn't get much else from the film to make it much of a lyrical experience.

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Ken Hanke
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All in all it's a remarkably satisfying portrait of a true English original.

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Michael E. Grost
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