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Based on 33 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 90
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    For all its fancy pedigree, the spellbinding Dancer in the Dark aims right for the heart and aces its target. show more

  • 100
    Edward Guthmann San Francisco Chronicle

    A thrilling, audacious work. show more

  • 50
    Mike Clark USA Today

    This is the kind of movie that has always polarized serious film folk, while the public usually elects to stay home and prune shrubs. show more

  • 50
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    A movie that by turns is wincingly awful and heartbreakingly fine. It boasts an unforgettable performance by Björk. show more

  • 50
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    What is meant to be an innovative, cutting-edge musical melodrama is so jumbled, irrational and amateurish that it makes dinner theater look like the Old Vic. show more

  • 89
    Michael Atkinson Mr. Showbiz

    Easily the year's most trying, tormented, and thrilling movie ordeal. show more

  • 100
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    One of the most searing experiences to be had at the movies this year. show more

  • 88
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    It is a bold, reckless gesture. show more

  • 88
    Michael Wilmington Chicago Tribune

    (The film is) one of the most anguished, intense and weirdly brilliant of the year. show more

  • 88
    Wesley Morris San Francisco Examiner

    A movie too smart and too urgent to be categorically awful. Clinically insane may be another matter altogether. show more

  • December 10, 2011 jspiech
    Report This User

    The ABSOLUTE BEST movie, I have ever scene!!!! About TRUE LOVE!!

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