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I Know That Voice (2013)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 6 November 2013 (USA)
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Several voice actors discuss their art and their careers.

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Several voice actors discuss their art and their careers.

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A documentary that puts a face to a face to all the voices that we know and love.

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Frank Welker and Tress MacNeille were asked to appear in the film but they both turned it down. See more »

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Steve Blum: There's a bunch of us who say that we literally get fired after every job. and that sort of, mentality to live by on your day to day thing you got bills to pay um, that, that fear and um that that terror that comes with that i think sorta subsides your so grateful every day for that job when that day does come and and i didn't start doing voice over full time till I was 40 years old. Spike Spiegel from 'Cowboy Bebop' that became a huge bench-mark as right around that time uh, recorded and none ...
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References Batman: The Animated Series (1992) See more »

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Written by Luigi Boccherini (as Luigi Bocherini)
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Too many words
14 September 2014 | by See all my reviews

This is a terrific 70-minute documentary that goes on for 90 minutes. A huge cast of exceptional voice talent tells how they got to do what they do, why they like doing what they do, why they do and don't get the recognition they deserve, and other green room stories. Each and every interview is compelling and informative in and of itself, but after about an hour the aggregate doesn't seem to be going anywhere. Although the filmmakers have broken the continuity into subject areas and the online editors have done a gorgeous job creating transitions and effects that add to the storytelling, one comes away from "I Know That Voice" knowing what it's like to be a voice actor, but not how a voice actor does her or his job. The film doesn't show it. A major off-putting stylistic decision was having the interviewer sit so far off eye-line axis that the viewer feels excluded from the conversation rather than brought into it. This is a loving tribute to unsung people, pleasant but not memorable.


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