‘Phoenix’ Has Thrilled Film Critics. But Will It Thrill You?

A Jewish singer, disfigured beyond recognition during the Holocaust, discovers that her husband no longer recognizes her—and begins to suspect that he was the one who betrayed her—in the moody thriller Phoenix, a layered drama that delivers in atmosphere and weird tension, but doesn’t quite live up to the hype.

Read FilmJabber’s full Phoenix movie review.

By Erik Samdahl
Related categories: Drama Movies, Foreign Films, Movie Reviews, Thriller Movies