It is unfortunate that one of the milestone movies of international cinema receives such a terrible treatment in terms of subtitles and print transfer on the DVD. Read morePublished on Dec 19 2000
I agree with many reviewers here that this is truly a great film. Someone mentioned that the story is melodramatic or even propagandistic, which is true, but it is really beside... Read morePublished on Dec 11 2000 by "ilian73"
I agree with most of reviewer here that Roberto Rossellini's Open City is a great film - ground-breaking work that is yet entertaining in the most simple way. Read morePublished on Dec 11 2000 by "ilian73"
First off let me state that i have not actually viewed the DVD version of this film, but i read a review which warned viewers that about 20% of the dialogue was untranslated and... Read morePublished on Oct. 26 2000
Roberto RosselliniÕs classic 1945 movie masterpiece, Open City, was a sad story with a very sad ending, since the film's chief characters, Pina, Giorgio Manfredi, and Don Pietro... Read morePublished on Aug. 25 2000 by Ira Grossman
Italian film owes much to Roberto Rossellini. World film owes him more than he's worth, I'm afraid. Read morePublished on Aug. 5 2000 by "unhelpful"
A Great film ..filled with the emotion of the times. It was here that Rosselini hired an assistant named Frederico Fellini to help him with this film. Read morePublished on March 12 2000 by charles pope