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The dialogue could arguably be called smart and the characterization complex.

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The new documentary presents a Fred Rogers as warm and generous as his onscreen persona.

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It looks like garbage and is no fun at all.

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The film promises punk rock but feels dreadfully quirk-heavy.

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The famous New York artist is barely present in the new documentary.

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The German filmmaker's neglected masterpiece screens in Berkeley.

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