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Based on 23 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 75
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    Cunningham's work is about seeing and teaching us how to see, and that should be plenty for us. show more

  • 60
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    It's hard not to wonder if Press might have offered a similarly impactful portrait in a more concise manner. show more

  • 80
    Stephen Farber The Hollywood Reporter

    This fascinating documentary about famed photographer Bill Cunningham features interviews with Vogue editor Anna Wintour, author Tom Wolfe and New York Times publisher Arthur Sulzberger Jr. show more

  • 95
    Stephanie Zacharek Movieline

    What Press comes up with in the end isn't just a portrait of individual eccentricity. Its larger subject is the way one man, just by being alive to what's around him, has created a vast, detailed anthropological record of how New Yorkers present, and feel, about themselves. show more

  • 100
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    Here is a good and joyous man who leads a life that is perfect for him, and how many people do we meet like that? This movie made me happy every moment I was watching it. show more

  • 75
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    Shows us a man who not only derives great pleasure from devoting himself to his job but also, in the process, has helped shaped the greatest city in the world. show more

  • 75
    Wesley Morris Boston Globe

    It's as much a portrait of a kind of artist as it is a document of a city's evolving sense of style. show more

  • 75
    Liam Lacey The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    Not surprisingly, it's a cinematic mash note, but apparently a deserved one. show more

  • 75
    Joe Williams St. Louis Post-Dispatch

    Cunningham's answers to pointed questions about romantic love and religious faith are so open-hearted, we understand that he's bigger than just New York. show more

  • 80
    Bill Goodykoontz Arizona Republic

    As much as his admirers praise him, they also say they don't know much about him or his private life. Press opens a small window into that world. show more

  • April 09, 2011 susanpaley
    Report This User

    Loved it! Bill Cunningham photographed me when I was 20 and called me child. How blessed I am.

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