The Other Side of the Mirror - Bob Dylan Newport 1963-1965
The Other Side of the Mirror - Bob Dylan Newport 1963-1965 (2007)

This documentary unearths a treasure trove of material that filmmaker Murray Lerner captured of Bob Dylan at the Newport Folk Festival over three turbulent years in the 1960s. While Lerner's original Newport documentary-the 1967 release… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 30, 2007
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Critic Score: 100% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

[A] fascinating documentary.

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John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

a 'must see' for music fans and a necessary addition to the DVD libraries of all Dylan fans

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A.O. Scott
New York Times

A remarkably pure and powerful documentary, partly because it's so simple. The sound mix is crisp, the black-and-white photography is lovely, and the songs, above all, can be heard in all their earnest, enigmatic glory.

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Donald J. Levit
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

'The Other Side of the Mirror' charms from start to finish with the simplicity -- or innocence -- of the Sixties.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

If you care to see the brash young Dylan as he evolves onstage as an artist and moves on from his early folk success, this is just a great film to see that.

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Flixster Audience Score: 96% Flixster User Reviews
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Folk music purists, I'm guessing, will still, today, echo the sentiments of those who at the time saw Bob Dylan's transition to "Electric… More