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This So-Called Disaster Review

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  • 4.0

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  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Frank Scheck

    Despite the often insightful comments by the various cast members and Shepard himself -- the film doesn't dig very deeply into the artistic process of putting on a new play. But it does offer a fascinating fly-on-the-wall perspective.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    Almereyda's fascination with creative creatures and their mysterious ways is abundantly clear. And distracting.

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  • 90

    out of 100

    The New York Times Dana Stevens

    Fascinating. Anyone interested in the challenges and techniques of acting -- which is really to say, anyone interested in human behavior -- should turn off E! and head down to Mr. Almereyda's film.

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