Reactions to Fahrenheit 451

A slightly disappointing score of 72.09 per cent for Fahrenheit 451, but lots of enthusiasm in the comments.

  • “A most imaginative film. Pleased that I had the opportunity to see it.”
  • “Lovely film. Sixties chic but relevant today with fake news, press control, etc.”
  • “Quirky, amusing, food for thought. But optimistic!”
  • “Completely original.”
  • “Loved it!”
  • “An old favourite.”
  • “Memorable despite the rather silly plot.”
  • “The Flying Policemen raised this from ‘good’ to ‘excellent’.”
  • “Took a bit of time to realise I enjoyed it. Think the book would be better.”
  • “It’s aged very well. I saw it 40 years ago: it seems even more relevant today.”
  • “It was very interesting and of its time.”
  • “Interesting concept: not sure it worked totally.”
  • “Despite the Trumpton fire engine, still worth seeing.”
  • “Obviously a bit dated but I thought it neat.”
  • “Interesting curiosity.”
  • “Completely spoiled by the overloud soundtrack. Surprisingly dated.”
  • “So dated! It had some rare moments but overall I thought it was dreadful.”
  • “Felt artificial and clunky. Poor acting and too much colour.”
  • “Beyond Truffaut’s skills.”