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  • 3.0

    out of 100

    Mixed or average reviews
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  • 50

    out of 100

    Variety Dennis Harvey

    More a slavish tribute than objective portrait. As a result, competent but innocuous Feature begins to overstay welcome at the 60-minute mark.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times

    Though at times sentimental, the documentary is a terrific character sketch, capturing both the rough edges and the compassion of its subject.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Mark Caro

    When a loving son makes a documentary about his father, you can forgive him for laying it on a bit thick - especially when his love for his subject, Ron Santo, is shared by an entire city.

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