The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls
The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls (2011)

Argot Pictures is proud to present the US theatrical release of 'The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls' a documentary by Leanne Pooley. Winner of numerous awards, including Best Feature Documentary at New York's NewFest 2010 and the… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: November 7, 2011
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Critic Score: 89% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune

With a cheeky attitude and a live-and-let-live message, the Topps are irresistible ambassadors for New Zealand, where a daft sense of humor appears to be a key natural resource.

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Mark Jenkins
NPR

One secret to the Topps' widespread acceptance is in plain sight: their remarkably old-fashioned act.

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Brandon Judell
indieWIRE

These butch lesbian sibling farmers, who have a comedy singing act (acoustic country songs), are shown fighting for gay rights and surviving cancer over the decades, and they are endearing in their suits and fake moustaches.

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Ty Burr
Boston Globe

A fond, uncomplicated love letter to two irrepressible good-time Charlottes.

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Kyle Smith
New York Post

They've been performing for 30 years and it's safe to say that if they had any appeal here, you would have heard of them by now.

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Charlotte O'Sullivan
This is London

Pooley could have been more probing in her interviews with the twins and their supporters. But the fact of the duo's success is so astounding you're gripped all the same.

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David Wiegand
San Francisco Chronicle

Sometimes corny, often funny and just as often touching, their act has been wowing Kiwis for decades.

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

Merging old-fashioned comedy routines with up-to-the-minute politics - all of it enabled by fun-loving personalities and a gift for rousing original songs - the ladies emit a genuine warmth that reels audiences in.

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Allan Hunter
Daily Express

The more you learn about the twins the more of a fan you are likely to become and The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls is the very essence of a crowd-pleaser.

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Flixster Audience Score: 91% Flixster User Reviews
Sunil Jawahir
Probably the most joyous documentary I've ever seen. Tells a unique and fascinating story and filled with love, genuine people, and music.