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Generation Iron Review

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  • 4.0

    out of 100

    Generally favorable reviews
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  • 100

    out of 100

    Village Voice Ernest Hardy

    Yudin pulls lovely philosophical grace notes from his subjects as they illuminate some universal truths from their very specific world.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    The New York Times

    For a documentary about extreme discipline, the filmmakers lack restraint: the movie, about 20 minutes too long, undercuts much of its own momentum.

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  • 60

    out of 100

    Variety Dennis Harvey

    Those with just a casual interest will find it colorful if a bit undercooked in the human-interest department, with limited insight into what makes its subjects tick, and the occasional rivalries between them.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times Gary Goldstein

    [A] compelling and energetic documentary.

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