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Visual Acoustics: The Modernism of Julius Shulman Review

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

  • 4.0
    67

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 70

    out of 100

    Village Voice

    Enjoyable as it is, Bricker's giddy hagiography could have used a little pushback, especially in the matter of Shulman's airy dismissal of the postmodernism that, he claimed, forced him into "retirement."

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  • 70

    out of 100

    The New York Times

    It’s about lovely photographs of graceful buildings and those who can afford the real estate. But it does pay proper respect to a deserving artist.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times Kenneth Turan

    Nominally about the life and career of landmark Southern California architectural photographer Julius Shulman, but it's more about the buildings he photographed than it is about him. Which is probably the way he'd like it.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Kirk Honeycutt

    A really terrific, intensely focused documentary on a fascinating personality.

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