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Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction Reviews

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Tom Keogh
Seattle Times
November 7, 2013
Laconic, lost in memory but focused, Stanton slowly opens up to filmmaker-interviewer Sophie Huber.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Ty Burr
Boston Globe
October 3, 2013
It adds up to an unexpectedly moving portrait of a maverick at twilight.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor
September 13, 2013
Harry Dean Stanton is a marvelous actor and, at least from a visual standpoint, a marvelous camera subject. He's not much of a talker, though.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
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Sheri Linden
Los Angeles Times
September 12, 2013
At the film's heart is a fitful conversation that unfolds like a string of koans, epigrams, jokes and silences. And songs.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
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Keith Uhlich
Time Out
September 11, 2013
Huber responds to Stanton's languid opacity in ways both inspired... and insipid.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Nick Schager
Village Voice
September 10, 2013
A film that's in perfect sync with its subject.
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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
September 10, 2013
You won't learn much, but you'll be strangely happy that you didn't.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Neil Young
Hollywood Reporter
September 9, 2013
Engaging documentary tribute to the craggy character-actor and his five-decade career is elevated by classy visuals and a nicely relaxed, casual tone.