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Downtown 81 Review

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  • 3.0

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  • 40

    out of 100

    The New York Times Dave Kehr

    It's as a documentary that Downtown 81 is most successful, particularly at those moments when the somewhat unfocused filmmaking allows us to look past the foreground characters and catch glimpses of a vanished cityscape.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Village Voice J. Hoberman

    Doesn't dawdle and, despite some eye-rolling dialogue, is a generally amiable time-trip.

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