The Armstrong Lie
A documentary following the world-famous cyclist Lance Amstrong from his popularity rise to the ultimate fall standing out in the history of professional sports when he was accused of using doping in 2012.
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Herald Sun (Australia)
March 18, 2014 INCISIVE as it is infuriating, The Armstrong Lie chronicles the greatest fraud ever perpetuated in the history of organised sport.Read in Source
October 10, 2014 ( ... ) a riveting, insider's view of the unravelling of one of the most extraordinary stories in the history of sports. Alex Gibney's two-hour movie races by in what feels like minutes.Read in Source
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
December 12, 2013 While the movie includes enough details about the physiology, strategy and marketing of bike racing to satisfy some of our curiosity, other questions remain unanswered.Read in Source
November 28, 2013 Gibney gives the truth as full an airing as seems humanly possible, given that the subject is a world-class liar.Read in Source
November 29, 2013 The Armstrong Lie is eye-opening and myth-shattering and more than a little depressing.Read in Source
June 05, 2014 The Armstrong Lie is a very good sports documentary, but doesn't reach far enough to become one of the best nonfiction films of the year.Read in Source
Minneapolis Star Tribune
December 05, 2013 The tale has plenty of resonance off the race course. As sportswriter Dan Coyle says in the film, "It's not a story about doping, it's a story about power."Read in Source
January 28, 2014 What will take your breath away is how viciously Armstrong crushed and humiliated anyone who dared to make allegations against him,Read in Source
November 29, 2013 "The Armstrong Lie" simply offers up the Armstrong lie. Sorry, but we've all already heard that one.Read in Source
May 16, 2014 [A]nother brilliant documentary from the ever-incisive Alex Gibney... not about cycling but the power of celebrity...Read in Source
November 01, 2014 The Armstrong Lie has several insightful moments but is most interesting in how it shows us a filmmaker usually committed to finding the absolute truth in his subjects, suffering when he comes across a story where lies and truth constantly intertwine.Read in Source
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