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Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has To Travel Reviews

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February 25, 2013
She was a fashion-industry icon and taste-maker for decades, working at Harper's and then Vogue in an era when magazine publishing was as adventuresome as painting, filmmaking and music.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 24, 2013
We suspect that in her imperious voice, Vreeland would say she was mad about it, and she'd mean it as a measure of praise.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
December 8, 2012
A lively portrait that's as colorful, dynamic and oh-so-fashionable as one of Vreeland's magazine spreads.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
November 26, 2012
An otherwise fine profile of American fashion magazine doyen Diana Vreeland is let down by pedestrian production.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
November 22, 2012
She wanted you to look and look again, and this film is full of images which make you do just that.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
November 22, 2012
There's something marvellously comic about her, an effect reinforced by her refined yet raucous baritone voice.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
November 22, 2012
This pleasurable documentary is jammed packed with images from magazines, photoshoots and newsreels of a life well lived, but also lots of historical footage of the life Vreeland imagined she had too.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
November 19, 2012
...more of an energetic and affectionate sketch than a revealing portrait of this oversized personality, but one has to wonder if the woman who celebrated glittering surfaces would have wanted it any other way.
Full Review | Original Score: B
November 18, 2012
This fascinating documentary reveals that Vreeland (who died in 1989, aged 86) was an original: a dynamic woman with energy to spare and an infectious lust for life
November 15, 2012
What makes this such a joy to watch is not just the timeline of fashion highlights, but Vreeland's unique perspective on life.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
November 1, 2012
Her life, and her work, transcended what we think of as "fashion." Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel celebrates a unique and uniquely determined woman.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
October 26, 2012
Many people remember some of Diana Vreeland's famous pronouncements ("I adore pink! It is the navy blue of India!") but few remember actually hearing her speak. The documentary Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel takes care of that.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
October 26, 2012
The filmmakers have done a fine job corralling so many fantastic tales from Vreeland's life.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
October 19, 2012
For fashionphiles and pop culture vultures, there's much to devour.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
October 18, 2012
Diana Vreeland is both history lesson and sentimental love letter to a fashion titan.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
October 18, 2012
Legendary fashion editor Diana Vreeland was the consummate dreamer, a romantic who never looked back and propelled society forward.
Full Review | Original Score: B
October 18, 2012
"Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel" is an intriguing portrait of a true original; you only wish the movie had half the color and verve of its subject.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
October 18, 2012
A feast for fashion-history buffs and anyone who applauds unstoppable eccentricity.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
October 18, 2012
The late, legendary fashion editor comes alive in "Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel," an awkwardly titled but engaging documentary.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
October 18, 2012
A lively movie, and in the case of its appearance-obsessed subject, it feels right that all it does is skim the surface.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
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