'Katy Perry: Part Of Me 3D' - The Reviews Are In!
Katy Perry's new movie, Katy Perry: Part of Me - which follows a year or so in the life of the pop superstar, hit theaters on Thursday, and the concert documentary is proving to be a big hit with fans and critics alike.
The film opened to a mediocre $3.1 million on its first day, putting it on pace for about $12 million over the weekend, which was the film's budget.
Bieber's Never Say Never (2011) raked in $29.5 million, and Miley's Hannah Montana / Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert Tour (2008) banked $31.1 million (and played in roughly 1/5 of the theaters that Never Say Never did).
Movie review site Rotten Tomatoes gives the film a 78% approval rating. Here's a sampling of what the critics are saying...
A- "There are a lot of things to love about Katy Perry"
- Owen Gleiberman, ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY
3 Stars "A backstage pass that even non-fans will enjoy."
- Alynda Wheat, PEOPLE MAGAZINE
“A Fascinating glimpse at an Inspiring story”
- Mara Reinstein, US WEEKLY
"I loved it! I was already a Katy Perry fan, and the movie just made me love her more."
- Vickie An, Time for Kids
“Irresistible, intimate, revealing, inspiring and uplifting!” & “Katy Perry: Part of Me” is a blast! So much fun!”
- Scott Matz, Access Hollywood
“A Teenage Dream come true!” & “Intimately revealing
- Kate Walsh, In Touch
“An unflinching honest look into the real Katy Perry” & “Entertaining, but equally deep and inspiring. It’s not just cotton candy.”
- Perez Hilton, PerezHilton
"The summer's best movie”
- Chloe Melas, Hollywood Life
“‘Katy Perry: The Movie’ is genuinely inspiring…It’s fun for the entire family”
- Drew McWeeny, HitFix
- Joel Amos, MovieFanatic
“This movie will inspire girls everywhere to dream big!”
- Shanee Edwards, SheKnows
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