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My Perestroika Review

  • Release Date: Mar 23, 2011
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 27 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Robin Hessman

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

  • 5.0
    90

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Universal acclaim
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 100

    out of 100

    The New York Times Stephen Holden

    My Perestroika gives you a privileged sense of learning the history of a place not from a book but from the people who lived it. Watching it is a little like attending a party in an unfamiliar city and discovering the place's secrets from the guests.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    Village Voice Nick Pinkerton

    The subjects, plainspoken and insightful, attempt to extract the objective lessons of the political past from their subjective fortunes. This struggling to untie the personal-political knot makes for compelling oral history.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Sheri Linden

    A terrifically engaging picture of life beyond the headlines, My Perestroika lifts the veil of Cold War mystery.

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