The Three Faces of Eve
The Three Faces of Eve (1957)

When Alistair Cooke shows up to introduce Three Faces of Eve, we know that the fact-based story will bear more than a little fidelity to truth. Joanne Woodward won an Academy Award for her portrayal of Eve, a young Georgia housewife… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 23, 1957
DVD Release Date: October 5, 2004
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Critic Score: 93% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

In only her third silver-screen appearance, Joanne Woodward found gold -- Oscar gold -- via her Academy Award-winning performance in this psychological drama.

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Emanuel Levy

An early, too simplistic Hollywood melodrama about split personality, well acted by Joanne Woodward in an Oscar-winning performance.

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Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

A introdução feita por Cooke indica a insegurança dos produtores com relação ao roteiro - e, se não fosse pela performance de Woodward, o filme seria um grande embaraço.

Eric Melin

Woodward is solid and the entire film turns on her performance, which gets deeper and more convincing as the story opens up a bit.

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MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

The power of the film as a whole has been lessened with time...

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

It once seemed daring, now it seems simplistic.

Josh Larsen

...turns a psychological condition into a parlor trick.

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Christopher Null

watch the film for Woodward. She never reached heights like this before or since

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Flixster Audience Score: 77% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
It's not the fault of anyone in 1957 that their serious take on a serious malady hasn't aged well, but it simply hasn't. Done better since then… More
Aj V
This drama is brilliantly fantastic, I loved it. The actors are great, the story is intriguing, and it's based on a true story, what else could you ask… More
familiar stranger
Guess the shifting of personalities were simplified for a laymen to understand it easily. While I liked the performances, I found it difficult to swallow the… More
Randy Tippy
It would be difficult to imagine a more demanding role than a character with three completely different personalities, and it would be equally difficult to… More
Jim Hunter
This film is the portrait of a woman with multiple personality disorder. I think Ken Hanke of <i>Mountain Xpress</I> best summarizes my opinion of… More
Devon Bott
House wife "Eve" (Joanne Woodward in an oscar-winning role) buys alot of expensive "hollywood" dresses without remembering she had ever done… More