Laurence Barber ★★½
This just wasn't selling anything I was buying in very high volumes. Repetitive and rather mindless, the most aggravating thing about this film is how fundamentally it either misunderstands or…
Film of the year for me.
Laurence Barber ★★★
So aggressively three-star that I wish I could give it two. As with all films - nay, things - it's just not gay enough.
Christopher Runyon ★★★★
Whereas most costume dramas are undone by their staid, polite period dialogue, Belle uses that politeness as a poison-edged blade that makes each uttered word sting with social and racial…
Bradley J. Dixon ★★★★½
A poetic study of an emotionally manipulative, morally contemptuous and unsympathetic landowner that rewards patient viewers with a revelatory takedown of the constructed reality we call civilised society.
Paul Anthony Nelson