Through a Glass Darkly

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  • NR
  • 1961
  • 1 hr 29 min
  • 8.0  (24,086)

Through the Glass Darkly is a 1951 Ingmar Bergman film. The title of the film is a reference to the a Biblical passage from 1 Corinthians 13 in the New Testament . The story takes place in a 24-hour period and features four family members on a remote island. Karin has recently been released from a mental institution. She suffers from schizophrenia. Her younger brother is frustrated because he feels alienated from their father who is also on the island. The fourth character is a writer named David suffering from writer’s block. This is an interesting movie that explores a number of existential themes in typical Bergman fashion. The movie is heavily influenced by Bergman’s passion for the 19th century Swedish playwright Strindberg.

Through a Glass Darkly
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Through the Glass Darkly is a 1951 Ingmar Bergman film. The title of the film is a reference to the a Biblical passage from 1 Corinthians 13 in the New Testament . The story takes place in a 24-hour period and features four family members on a remote island. Karin has recently been released from a mental institution. She suffers from schizophrenia. Her younger brother is frustrated because he feels alienated from their father who is also on the island. The fourth character is a writer named David suffering from writer’s block. This is an interesting movie that explores a number of existential themes in typical Bergman fashion. The movie is heavily influenced by Bergman’s passion for the 19th century Swedish playwright Strindberg.

Through a Glass Darkly is a 1961 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 29 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.0.

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  • Release Date
    1961
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 29 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (24,086)