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Shut Up Little Man! Reviews

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Jonah Flicker
Paste Magazine
September 3, 2011
The film, directed by Matthew Bate, has been compared stylistically to Errol Morris's work, and it's an accurate assessment.
Full Review | Original Score: 7.5/10
Sara Maria Vizcarrondo
Boxoffice Magazine
August 26, 2011
With all the early-phase irony swimming around this story, director Matthew Bate's short but cutting indictment of remix culture proves that we're still in a fix about our orientations to issues of ownership and classification.
| Original Score: 3/5
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David Lewis
San Francisco Chronicle
August 25, 2011
"Shut Up, Little Man! An Audio Misadventure" has to rank right up there as one of the oddest films of the year. But odd in a very good way.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
June 30, 2011
Documenting both an outrageously funny-tragic story and a surprising pop-culture phenomenon, this film not only has a hugely entertaining narrative, but it also astutely explores issues of voyeurism and exploitation.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Ron Wilkinson
Monsters and Critics
April 6, 2011
A film of found audio footage that goes beyond the imagination. A heartbreaking miracle.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
Kent Turner
Film-Forward.com
March 27, 2011
A scathing and crazily convoluted look at a pop culture footnote
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Nick Schager
Slant Magazine
March 25, 2011
Even as a nascent example of a now-burgeoning trend, however, this initially intriguing doc never manages to justify its own superlative praise for Ray and Peter.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
February 1, 2011
We're all, in one way or another, that creep in the basement hoping to "hear the line" just one more time.
| Original Score: A-
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Dennis Harvey
Variety
January 26, 2011
Alternately hilarious and discomfiting, and finally rather poignant.

Austin Chronicle
October 8, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
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