- Run Time: 1 hours, 21 minutes
- Released: June 24, 2014
- Originally Released: 2013
- Label: IFC Independent Film
- Encoding: Region [unknown]
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Rolling Stone - 02/21/2014
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "This dazzling diva of stage, screen and cabaret gets the dynamite documentary she deserves..."
RogerEbert.com - 02/21/2014
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Stritch is a documentary subject as fearless and raw as her stage persona."
A.V. Club - 02/20/2014
"SHOOT ME simply follows Stritch around New York, from job to job, getting a sense of the rhythms of her life at this stage in her career, and the film is at its most fascinating in these scenes."
New York Times -
"[An] acutely intimate documentary portrait....Ms. Stritch, now 89, is one of the ultimate examples of a classic Hollywood type: the brassy, hard-boiled dame who is never at a loss for a wisecrack."
Wall Street Journal - 03/06/2014
"What you also see -- and this is what makes the film such a treat --is a legendary entertainer redefining, at the age of 86, the word 'irrepressible.'"
Chicago Sun-Times - 03/06/2014
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "It's the infamously edgy candor of actress Elaine Stritch that comes across in first-time director Chiemi Karasawa's terrific documentary..."