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Barrymore

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

November 15, 2012 (Limited)

Director :

Erik Canuel

Starring :

Christopher Plummer

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

“..its core performance remains transfixing enough to draw small crowds of drama buffs to the arthouse..”
by John DeFore [Hollywood Reporter]
4 of 4

“..it's the role-and the performance-of a lifetime, and Plummer plays every color, nuance, mood and variety of vocal power and body language in his enormous range. The artistry leaves you with your mouth wide open..”
by Rex Reed [New York Observer]
“..is best served as arts programming for specialised cable and satellite outlets with a small revenue boast on DVD from film history fanatics..”
by Leonard Klady [Screen Daily]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Andrew Schenker [Slant Magazine]
Reviewed by Betsy Sharkey [LA Times]
Reviewed by Ernest Hardy [Village Voice]
Reviewed by Manohla Dargis [New York Times]

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