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Ratings & Reviews

  1. the_mentaculus's rating of the film Viridiana

    Bunuel's most realized vision. Between the flaming crown of thorns, the Beggar's Banquet, a psycho-pseudo-rape, and a threesome (a game of tute), Bunuel assaults the audience until God seems but a distant memory. God bless Bunuel.

  2. Victor Gonzalez's rating of the film Viridiana

    A masterpiece and a gem not to be missed. One of the greatest films of all time.

  3. Matt Schlee's rating of the film Viridiana

    Bunuel is a master. This film is such a roller coaster of emotions. It can be funny, tense, uplifting, sad. It also managed to be far more suggestive than many films of its era.

  4. Love Wegeh's rating of the film Viridiana

    ok. but not a masterpiece. a bit stiff and shallow.

  5. CarlosEsquives's rating of the film Viridiana

    Dividida en tres partes. Primero la trama buñueliana sobre el hombre de inclinaciones pedófilas e intención incestuosa. El deseo por una difunta esposa como excusa. Segundo es una mujer enmendando una culpa impuesta y un heredero obstruyendo la benevolencia de la primera. Tercero es una secuencia carnavalesca. En resumen, "Viridiana" es el proyecto frustrado. La sociedad benevolente que esconde un rostro perverso.

  6. Renton47's rating of the film Viridiana

    There are few people who commit to practicing what they preach, it's a lost art and not one to be criticised. Bunuel suggests the purity of Christian ideals is tested by how one reacts to the reality of suffering; true charity can be thankless. We are constantly floundering but the meaning for why is entirely left up to our own interpretation.

  7. Alexander Dunkelberger's rating of the film Viridiana

    Social satire at it’s bleakest and most uncompromising. Pretty much no one comes off good in this film. The rich are greedy animals who care only for themselves, and so are the poor. And the one woman who tries to be on both sides ends up becoming a “fallen woman” and earlier is almost raped a few times for her kind heartedness. The message of the movie is an incredibly, but effectively pessimistic one.

  8. Muraki's rating of the film Viridiana

  9. Samuel Donath's rating of the film Viridiana

    Disturbing, yet frequently funny. Amusing, yet shocking for the side of human nature Bunuel frequently shows.

  10. Mohammad Aboomar's rating of the film Viridiana

  11. peterbowse's rating of the film Viridiana

    Bunuel's best. Equally misanthropic and hilarious.

  12. María F. Guerrero's rating of the film Viridiana

    No sé todavía como describir esta película, pero todo lo que se es que es de mis favoritas y la vería todos los días si pudiera.

  13. Odile~'s rating of the film Viridiana

    Una de las cimas de su trayectoria. Con este canto a la libertad, el de Calanda nos regala uno de los desenlaces más divertidos y escandalosos del cine: la explícita partida de tute. Impagables Fernando Rey y Paco Rabal.

  14. nino nino's rating of the film Viridiana

    i was always wary of beggars.

  15. DanOffen's rating of the film Viridiana

    This is brilliant. I was worried I was getting bored in the first half but it really opens up. There's so much going on that the film leads you down so many avenues of analysis. Displays human nature so well but also has much to say as a film.

  16. Egons's rating of the film Viridiana

    Bunuel is a fine observer of the human nature! Beautiful movie!

  17. João Vuvu's rating of the film Viridiana

    haverá melhor sequência que a deste jantar? fds

  18. DVC's rating of the film Viridiana

  19. Kasun Surindu's rating of the film Viridiana

    Nice Story handling and Love the pace.

  20. alcools's rating of the film Viridiana

    Like a twisted fairy tale.

  21. Lisa Biesinger's rating of the film Viridiana

    Bunuel has done a great job of showing us what a mix of will to good and desire of bad we are. Lovely film.

  22. Linn's rating of the film Viridiana

    A violent movie on several levels, climaxing in a brilliant re-enactment of The Last Supper. Absolutely impressive.

  23. Maximilian R.'s rating of the film Viridiana

    My first Buñuel and still one of my favorites! Full of great symbolism and Franco bashing.

  24. AKFilmFan's rating of the film Viridiana

    An audacious drama that begins with a weird first half (that partially reveals Bunuels fetishes) then flips and reveals his darkly humorous look at religion. It doesn't completely work but when it does it's interestingly cynical and comfortable with it; it's the type of film where a saved stray dog is just one of many and helping the unfortunate (who even hate a "leper") leads to a disastrous dinner.