The Saddest Music in the World An obsessive love of old movies fills the exquisite black-and-white imagery in each frame of Guy Maddin's eye-popping, sad, mad melodrama, set in Depression-era Winnipeg… The Saddest Music in the World An obsessive love of old movies fills the exquisite black-and-white imagery in each frame of Guy Maddin's eye-popping, sad, mad melodrama, set in Depression-era Winnipeg… 2004-04-30 Unrated PT99M Comedy Musical Maria De Medeiros Mark McKinney Isabella Rossellini David Fox Brent Neale IFC Films
Movie Review

The Saddest Music in the World (2004)

MPAA Rating: Unrated
EW's GRADE
A-

Details Limited Release: Apr 30, 2004; Rated: Unrated; Length: 99 Minutes; Genres: Comedy, Musical; With: Maria De Medeiros, Mark McKinney and Isabella Rossellini; Distributor: IFC Films

An obsessive love of old movies fills the exquisite black-and-white imagery in each frame of Guy Maddin's eye-popping, sad, mad melodrama, set in Depression-era Winnipeg and starring Isabella Rossellini as a legless beer baroness.

Originally posted May 14, 2004 Published in issue #765 May 14, 2004 Order article reprints
Advertisement

Today's Most Popular

  1. Photo Gallery: American Music Awards 2014 American Music Awards '14: We grade the performances
  2. Photo Gallery: American Music Awards 2014 American Music Awards 2014 style: What the stars wore

From Our Partners