Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me Reviews

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January 31, 2018
Minutes into the film it is obvious this is going to be a rough emotional ride.
October 17, 2017
I'll Be Me is a palatable but powerful plea for attention to a disease that is likely to explode in coming years with the aging of the baby boomers.
December 18, 2015
The result is an oddly effective hybrid of music and medical doc.
November 12, 2015
Both moving and enlightening, even if it does occasionally take on the tone of an educational video.
April 3, 2015
Life is the collection of memories, and Campbell is losing them. But there is solace in the reality that you will not miss what you cannot recall.
April 2, 2015
Emotional and intimate.
April 2, 2015
It's a rare, intensely personal look at Alzheimer's that will be tragically familiar to those who have lived with it and sobering and sad for those who have not.
February 17, 2015
A harrowing yet also inspiring portrait of the American pop music icon as he copes with the rapid deterioration of Alzheimer's.
January 21, 2015
Director Keach places his cameras so that you feel like you are part of the film.
January 8, 2015
As a salute to a musical master, I'll Be Me does Glen Campbell justice. And as a rallying cry for the fight to end Alzheimer's, it's potent.
January 7, 2015
One of Glen Campbell's final songs was Not Gonna Miss You, dedicated to his wife. I can't imagine anyone listening to it and not being moved.
January 6, 2015
The film includes vignettes of the more than 100 concerts in that goodbye tour, all of which serve as vivid and painful images of the downward spiral that is Alzheimer's.
January 6, 2015
I'll Be Me" takes you along on that tour and shares with you the ups and downs of this most personal of illnesses.
January 5, 2015
Even if hits like 'Wichita Lineman' or 'Rhinestone Cowboy' are not among your jams, it's impossible to not get swept up by the emotions on display.
January 5, 2015
Campbell's long goodbye to music and memory is astonishing... part of a farewell tour forced by Alzheimer's and each second was dramatic, swelling hearts with missed lyrics and cruelly perfect guitar licks, one thing he hadn't forgotten how to do.
December 31, 2014
...heartbreaking, surprisingly entertaining
December 26, 2014
This is a portrait of a star gaining luster even as his mortality becomes more evident.
November 21, 2014
Ultimately, I'll Be Me is both an unconventional tribute to this American icon and a deep-down cri de coeur for more research on viable ways to retard the progression of Alzheimer's and perhaps one day find a reliable cure.
November 20, 2014
A wrenching document, Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me is a painful but necessary tribute to a singular talent.
November 18, 2014
The film is as much a love story as it is a farewell.
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