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  • 88
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Does this sound like rock heaven? It is. show more

  • 25
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    An empty exercise. show more

  • 75
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    It's a pleasure to watch these men perform. These are real-life guitar heroes. But it would have been a treat to see more of them talking shop. show more

  • 75
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    With varying degrees of success, the filmmaker gets each musician to talk about the personal and musical roots that blossomed into his technique. show more

  • 60
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Few of the parts harmonize properly, leaving us with provocative fragments rather than an electrifying whole. show more

  • 100
    The Hollywood Reporter

    It Might Get Loud offers a thrilling personal tour of three exceptional electric guitarists' careers that's equally appealing to musicians and rock enthusiasts alike. show more

  • 75
    Mark Jenkins NPR

    The moments when the guitarists teach the others their best-known riffs are fascinating. show more

  • 100
    Michael Sragow Baltimore Sun

    You'll never see a more tactile expression of the intimacy between artists and their instruments than in Davis Guggenheim's elating It Might Get Loud. show more

  • 88
    Kevin C. Johnson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

    Davis Guggenheim, the St. Louis director who won an Oscar for "An Inconvenient Truth," mines less controversial material this time around. show more

  • 75
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    The best parts of It Might Get Loud, though, occur when Guggenheim visits with the musicians one on one. show more

  • August 20, 2009 rlebow9978
    Report This User

    It was fun to watch, especially when Jimmy launched his Les Paul into 'whole lotta love' while the other two ************. More emphasis on finger work as opposed to (effects) pedal technique would have made it more interested for me.

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