“An exquisitely crafted documentary about the woman who was arguably the greatest movie critic who ever lived.” – Owen Gleiberman, Variety
“To see Rob Garver’s affectionate documentary about Kael’s career is to be once again swept away by the excitement of cinema as she experienced it.” – James Greenberg, TheWrap
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Tagged by Roger Ebert as the most influential film critic of the late twentieth century, the film tells the story of Pauline’s turbulent life and work, through never-seen archival footage, her published writing and personal letters, and interviews with both friends and foes of her pen. Pauline is voiced by Sarah Jessica Parker, and participants include Quentin Tarantino, Camille Paglia, David O. Russell, Molly Haskell, Francis Ford Coppola, and daughter Gina James.
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