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Salesman Reviews

February 1, 2016
The filmmakers, despite their rueful gaze, inspire empathy for all parties to this miserable commerce.
March 9, 2015
This 1968 study of door-to-door Bible salesmen in the Boston area and in the south is a superb and truthful look at an American institution -- and at the troubling relationship between fact and fiction, materialism and spiritual values.
May 20, 2003
It's such a fine, pure picture of a small section of American life that I can't imagine its ever seeming irrelevant, either as a social document or as one of the best examples of what's called cinema vérité or direct cinema.