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Katy Perry: Part of Me Reviews

Katy Perry: Part of Me

Overview


Genre :

Documentary

Release Date :

July 05, 2012

MPAA Rating :

PG

Director :

Dan Cutforth, Jane Lipsitz

Starring :

Katy Perry, Rachael Markarian, Lucas Kerr

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

3.5 of 5

“..Perry may be the world's most high-profile tease, but she sure knows how to show us a good time..”
by Elizabeth Weitzman [NY Daily News]
4 of 5

“..offers a captivating glimpse into a superstar's life with fun and heart-rending honesty, that rarely feels contrived..”
by Lewis Corner [Digital Spy]
“..mix of interviews, reality TV-style behind-the-scenes footage and 3D concert scenes, the movie is attractively, if conventionally, assembled..”
by Justin Lowe [Hollywood Reporter]
4 of 5

“..its emotional survival theme and seriously catchy melody, "Part of Me" keeps Katy Perry pointed directly at the pop mainstream..”
by Bill Lamb [About.com]
3 of 5

“..it is hardly surprising..”
by Glenn Kenny [MSN Movies]
“..is more interesting than similar movies..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
3 of 4

“..is all done with crafty direction and editing..”
by Timothy Finn [Kansas City Star]
3 of 4

“..giving us plenty of backstage passes to see the naturally pretty Perry turn into a lush, lacquered doll pre-show, sing her heart out and then drag herself to do countless meet-and-greets with fans..”
by Kara Nesvig [Minneapolis Star Tribune]
“..full of vintage footage and charming behind-the-scenes moments..”
by David Greenwald [Billboard.com]
“..captures quite nicely..”
by Betsy Sharkey [LA Times]
2.5 of 4

“..an unexpected but dramatic story arc to counter-balance the flashy production numbers and the footage of adoring fans..”
by Bruce DeMara [Toronto Star]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Mark Olsen [Boxoffice Magazine]

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