Becoming Cary Grant
For the first time one of Hollywood's greatest stars tells his own story, in his own words. From a childhood of poverty to global fame, Cary Grant, the ultimate self-made star, explores his own screen image and what it took to create it.
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San Francisco Chronicle
June 05, 2017 The documentary adds to the mountain of information about Grant and brings us somewhat closer to understanding who he really was. But it's likely aspects of both Archie Leach and Cary Grant will remain an enigma forever.Read in Source
Wall Street Journal
June 09, 2017 The man gets his due in Becoming Cary Grant, a moody jewel of a film that draws on Grant's unpublished autobiography for much of its narration.Read in Source
June 06, 2017 Even with a subject as great as Cary Grant, and a take on him that appears to have all its metaphysical Old Hollywood signifiers in place, "Becoming Cary Grant" is a murky and rather disappointing biographical portrait.Read in Source
June 07, 2017 Any documentary loaded with clips of Grant's work has half the battle won right there - few stars have ever appeared in nearly as many first-rate films as this actor did over the course of his 34-year career.Read in Source
June 09, 2017 Grant's story is striking by the breadth of the chasm between his wounded inner self and his seductive persona that was attentive, buoyant and up for anything.Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
June 09, 2017 The film has an interesting meditative pace and a kind of self-sufficient weight.Read in Source
New York Times
June 08, 2017 The film, elusive and impressionistic, is at least somewhat successful in capturing that inner tumult.Read in Source
June 12, 2017 And so Becoming Cary Grant falls into that disappointing category of a documentary that, in wanting to do its subject a favor, actually does him a disservice.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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