Director Elaina Archer, who produces with Todd Friedrichsen, gives us the faces to make us understand – on some gut level if nothing else – just why movie gangsters still grip us.
- Marilyn Moss/The Hollywood Reporter (12.2.05)
Hayworth is the subject of the hour-long Turner Classic Movies documentary “Rita” which is so riveting that it ends before you realize the excessive tact with which it mentions almost everyone who rotated through the actress’s orbit.
- Ed Blank, Tribune-Review, Pittsburgh, PA
This excellent documentary produced and co-written by Elaina B. Archer rescues Marion Davies, the most gifted female comedian of the silent and early talkies era.
- Kevin Thomas, L.A. Times
Discovering the "IT" Girl sparkles as tele-bio because it has so much research and info to flaunt. The production has a gutsy emotional core: a love affair with Bow…Bow is brought radiantly to life, and footage of her numerous films is tantalizing
- Hollywood Reporter
I just wanted to tell you how impressed I was with 'Looking For Lulu.' Impressed and delighted that anyone had the opportunity to do such a profile for a mainstream television outlet.
- Leonard Maltin