The Picture of Dorian Gray As Dorian's victim, Angela Lansbury is gorgeous and touching in this fastidious Oscar Wilde adaptation The Picture of Dorian Gray . Hitchcock fans will note… The Picture of Dorian Gray As Dorian's victim, Angela Lansbury is gorgeous and touching in this fastidious Oscar Wilde adaptation The Picture of Dorian Gray . Hitchcock fans will note…
Movie on DVD Review

The Picture of Dorian Gray (2008)

EW's GRADE
B

Details Release Date: Oct 07, 2008; DVD Release Date: Oct 07, 2008; Movie Rated: Unrated; Genres: Drama, Mystery and Thriller; With: Angela Lansbury and George Sanders

As Dorian's victim, Angela Lansbury is gorgeous and touching in this fastidious Oscar Wilde adaptation The Picture of Dorian Gray. Hitchcock fans will note echoes between the staging of a murder and Psycho's basement finale. Best commentary tidbit: MGM head Louis B. Mayer totally missed the film's elegant homoeroticism. B

Originally posted Oct 14, 2008 Published in issue #1017 Oct 24, 2008 Order article reprints
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