Beautiful Losers Synopsis
The work of a group of do-it-yourself artists and designers affects the art world.
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Boston Globe

For a film about a gaggle of slackers, Beautiful Losers is remarkably polished; with its quicksilver editing and fastidious mise-en-scene,...
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Film Threat

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Beautiful Losers challenges and appreciates, is worthy and worthless; a piece of art in itself.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

True to the loose, funky spirit of the artists and their work.
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New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Names of the other artists - such as Barry McGee, Ed Templeton, Margaret Kilgallen and Jo Jackson - won't necessarily ring a bell, but they...
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70

Los Angeles Times

Fortunately, Rose's on-camera turns as a kind of "I-was-there" guide through the various incarnations of the Alleged Gallery and its...
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Variety

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Full of energy and attitude.
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63

TV Guide

By Ken Fox
While not every artist Aaron Rose profiles in his documentary about one colorful corner of the 1990s New York Art scene is "beautiful,"...
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50

Salon.com

By Andrew O'Hehir
Alternately winsome and irritating documentary.
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50

Village Voice

Regardless of Rose's intentions, his underachieving airiness is both entertaining and perfectly fitting for the slacker ennui of his...
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Chicago Tribune

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On your deathbed you will want back the time it takes to see this one.
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so inspiring!

By razmatazern
Beautiful Losers is such an inspirational film! After watching the film, it made me want to go out and use my creativity to create something great. The lives of the artists were very interesting, and...