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Total Eclipse

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Youthful poet Paul Verlaine (David Thewlis) drinks absinthe and neglects his devoted wife, Mathilde (Romane Bohringer). When young, wild poet Arthur Rimbaud enters their lives, he alienates the couple even further by engaging in a fierce, forbidden romance with Paul.
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Apollo Guide
The Rimbaud seen here is less a poet warrior than cloying brat.
January 01, 2000
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
A disappointing biography about the homosexual relationship of two famous 19th century French poets.
February 13, 2001
A misguided project from Holland: Watching Verlaine and Rimbeau engage in endless arguments about the nature of love, you wonder when they had time to create the poetry that revolutionized the world.
January 09, 2007
Slant Magazine
Despite its fascinating subject matter, Total Eclipse is both unflattering and loveless.
July 31, 2003
Old School Reviews
a noble effort to capture Rimbaud's genius, but it fails to take enough risks to get close to the enigmatic poet.
October 11, 2002