Mask 1985

Critics score:
93 / 100

Reviews provided by RottenTomatoes

Vincent Canby, New York Times: One of those movies that try so hard to get their supposedly universal message across that they are likely to put your teeth on edge more often than they bring one little, lonely teardrop to the eye. Read more

Dave Kehr, Chicago Reader: The film's undeniable impact comes from Bogdanovich's willingness to go too far with practically every emotional moment, while maintaining a distant, classical visual style that gives the film a surface dignity and reserve. Read more

Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times: A wonderful movie, a story of high spirits and hope and courage. Read more

Derek Adams, Time Out: Bogdanovich invests the story with warmth, generosity and considerable power. Read more

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