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The Legend of Pale Male Reviews

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Ty Burr
Boston Globe
December 22, 2010
It's notable for some astounding urban wildlife footage and for the way it unintentionally reflects the giddy narcissism of the primate known as homo sapiens.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
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Walter V. Addiego
San Francisco Chronicle
December 9, 2010
An entertaining documentary that is more heartfelt than polished.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
November 24, 2010
A sugary, aggressively anthropomorphized story of one avian interloper and a whole bunch of human obsessives.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
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Nick Schager
Village Voice
November 23, 2010
Lilien proves wholly uninterested in investigating his human subjects' habit of vigorously anthropomorphizing, and projecting their personal hopes, dreams, fears, and Daddy issues onto the striking hawk.
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Ronnie Scheib
Variety
November 22, 2010
Docu offers family-friendly holiday fare.
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John DeFore
Hollywood Reporter
November 22, 2010
Amateurish storytelling threatens urban-naturalist doc, but doesn't quite kill it.