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Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work Review

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4.0

Dave White Profile

Not ready to make nice. Read full review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 4.0
    79

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
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    critic review scores.

  • 100

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    She's a teller of hilarious gutbucket truths as surely as Lenny Bruce and Richard Pryor ever were. Yet while they were consumed by their demons, Rivers is just the opposite.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter John DeFore

    A highly entertaining documentary revealing a serious talent behind the one-note present-day reputation.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    What she thinks of herself, though, seems perfectly, if improbably, reasonable--a queen of comedy who won't and shouldn't abdicate.

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