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Ultrasuede: In Search of Halston Reviews

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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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This film has a grander trajectory than just about any other fashion doc.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: A-

January 18, 2012
Philip French
Observer [UK]

A glossy, messy, highly watchable biography of the handsome, charismatic American milliner, innovative fashion designer, New York celebrity and brand creator Roy Halston Frowick...

Full Review Source: Observer [UK]

September 25, 2011
Derek Malcolm
This is London

Sudler-Smith interviews Minnelli and other celebrities in a somewhat amateurish fashion. But it's the era that's intriguing rather than the man.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 3/5

September 23, 2011
Andrew Pulver

The man himself remains something of a cipher. But this is an interesting slice of pop history, nonetheless.

Full Review Source: Guardian | Original Score: 3/5

September 22, 2011
Nigel Andrews
Financial Times

Peculiar, picaresque and presided over by a self-appointed fashion paradigm.

Full Review Source: Financial Times | Original Score: 4/5

September 22, 2011
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

While the elusive subject of this documentary is fascinating, filmmaker Sudler-Smith us almost as interested in his own celebrity as in that of iconic fashion designer Halston.

Full Review Source: Shadows on the Wall | Original Score: 3/5

September 22, 2011
Carmen Gray
Total Film

This documentary seeks out bestie Liza Minnelli and others to unearth the man behind the lifestyle.

Full Review Source: Total Film | Original Score: 3/5

September 19, 2011
Jennie Kermode
Eye for Film

Full Review Source: Eye for Film | Original Score: 3/5

February 14, 2011
Mike Scott

Halston's name is in the title, but the faintly irritating Ultrasuede isn't necessarily about the fashion designer. It's about director Whitney Sudler-Smith

Full Review Source: Times-Picayune | Original Score: 2/5

March 9, 2012
Sheri Linden
Los Angeles Times
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A self-indulgent pilgrimage to the shrine of '70s fabulousness, "Ultrasuede: In Search of Halston" assembles a fine assortment of archival material but falls far short of its stated goal.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 2/5

February 9, 2012
Diego Costa
Slant Magazine

The tension between the amateurish interviewer and the star interviewees gives the doc a layer of authenticity that its otherwise formulaic structure and storytelling fail to find.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 2/4

January 21, 2012
Sara Stewart
New York Post
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It's unfortunate that director Whitney Sudler-Smith seems to have spent more time on his own hair than his interview prep.

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 2/4

January 20, 2012
Rachel Saltz
New York Times
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Lost in all this is Halston, who comes through only in dribs and drabs. If you're curious about him, skip this film.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 1/5

January 19, 2012
Chris Barsanti

A dishwater-dull film about an electric subject

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 1.5/5

January 19, 2012
Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
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This isn't simply the biography of an American icon, but the chronicle of a misguided filmmaker.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 2/5

January 19, 2012
Sam Adams
AV Club
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At least Smith has proof that he spent ample time with the beautiful people.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: C-

January 19, 2012
Eric Hynes
Village Voice
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A ghastly vanity affair for one Whitney Smith, the son of a socialite who, despite minimal credits to his name, feels entitled to make Halston's story his own.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 17, 2012
David Fear
Time Out New York
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Abandon hope, all ye who expect insight into what made this game-changing gent tick...

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 1/5

January 17, 2012
David Rooney
Hollywood Reporter
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All the ingredients are here for another juicy fashion insider film, but this Halston portrait is diminished by a clueless fame whore determined to wedge himself into the story.

Full Review Source: Hollywood Reporter

January 13, 2012
Richard Knight
Knight at the Movies

Less a portrait of its ostensible subject than that of his times, and the film suffers from yet another examination of the disco era.

Full Review Source: Knight at the Movies

January 13, 2012
Leslie Felperin
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February 23, 2012

New York Times
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January 27, 2012

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