The Story Of Film: An Odyssey
The Story Of Film: An Odyssey (2011)

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Rated: Unrated
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DVD Release Date: November 20, 2012
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Critic Score: 80% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Mark Feeney
Boston Globe

It's wildly ambitious, often extremely good, occasionally maddening, and always stimulating.

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Shawn Levy
Oregonian

Like Martin Scorsese's "A Personal Journey Through American Cinema" and "My Voyage to Italy," it's a tour through a museum with a deeply passionate and engaging guide.

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Sean Axmaker
Seanax.com

... an unconventional, expansive, and almost exhaustive approach to the history of cinema.

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Charlie Lyne
Ultra Culture

One of the most staggeringly comprehensive cinematic histories ever told.

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Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

Cousins's insanely repetitive delivery of every sentence sadly renders the documentary unwatchable - or at least unlistenable. Cousins has the annoying habit of ending every phrase like a question. Torturous.

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Flixster Audience Score: 89% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalh„es
Mark Cousins knows a lot about Cinema and did an impressive research job here, but unfortunately his voice inflection makes it torturous to listen for 15 hours,… More