This is a haunting video/DVD. Blah blah about seeing it only in the opera house (open yourself to a new experience it's a stylized *film*)I have studied opera from Met performers... Read morePublished on Sept. 3 2002
Your opinion of "La Traviata" is likely to depend on how free you feel filmmakers should be to adapt established works of art. Read morePublished on June 23 2002 by Charles S. Tashiro
This is a magnificent production; one to be enjoyed again and again. Not being a professional critic of films or musical performances, I do not look for, nor do I expect to find,... Read morePublished on March 24 2002 by Lazyboy
The direction and the sets of this film are perfection. Verdi's score is tried, true and beautiful, a great place to start if you've never been exposed to opera. Read morePublished on Feb. 5 2002 by pietrogiovanni
I honestly have to say that this was quite a good version of La Traviata. I'm new to Opera, having been in instrumental music all my life, and this DVD held my attention... Read morePublished on Dec 5 2001 by Katherine Dickerson
This film is the standard by which all opera films must be measured.
Zefirelli gets right to work and makes good use of the mournful overture by showing the creditors of the... Read more
This video which is a movie, sung and performed by wellknown opera singers taken at luxurious homes and country side scenery as background is really a marvellous combination of the... Read morePublished on Oct. 29 2001 by Mrs. Sunar Tjahjono