The Zen Of Bennett Reviews

December 7, 2012
It feels a bit like a classed-up infomercial at times, but it's still as much a treat to witness Bennett's process as it is to see him interact with today's young stars.
November 16, 2012
As simple as Tony Bennett's life is, his magic could've used a documentary less simple-minded than The Zen of Bennett to explain it.
November 1, 2012
We see an art form bridge generations with a strange mixture of grace, joy and melancholy.
November 1, 2012
Like the singer himself - smooth and classy.
October 26, 2012
Like with any great singer, it's often the telling pauses of the man born Anthony Benedetto that say the most in "The Zen of Bennett."
October 24, 2012
These elements leave the documentary hanging somewhere between a glorified making-of album promo and a more in-depth portrait of the artist.
October 24, 2012
Friendly doc offers plentiful guest stars but only one perspective on the singer's career.
October 23, 2012
The way Mr. Bennett talks is the way he sings. There is no subtext, only the song conveyed with knowledge, heart, a sophisticated sense of swing and a positive attitude.
October 23, 2012
The arbitrary insertion of black-and-white footage suggests Moon is more interested in channeling a bygone sense of style-when men always wore ties and things were in monochrome, dammit!-than in going too deep.