The Small Back Room
The Small Back Room (1952)

In 1948, "The Archers" -- the writing and directing team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger -- had completed The Red Shoes, one of their greatest international successes, but it had yet to be released when the Rank… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 1, 1952
DVD Release Date: August 19, 2008
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Critic Score: 80% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeremy Heilman

The Small Back Room is too good to be regarded as the curio that most currently see it as.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

... its uncanny storytelling is ever so eloquent.

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Matthew Sorrento

Through the Archers' gaze we watch closely, but are never let in.

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Bill Weber
Slant Magazine

One of the period's most piercing, emotionally anguished romances.

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Flixster Audience Score: 75% Flixster User Reviews
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic][color=seagreen]"The Small Back Room" is about the problems and work of a weapons researcher in London in the spring of 1943.… More