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"It's a testament to the strength of the performances and of Wright's staging that the film retains its emotional urgency."Sight and Sound 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[T]hanks to director Joe Wright, ANNA KARENINA lifts off into the wild blue of the imagination..."Rolling Stone "It is risky and ambitious enough to count as an act of artistic hubris, and confident enough to triumph on its own slightly -- wonderfully -- crazy terms."New York Times "From a filmmaking perspective, it's a gorgeous shadowbox of a production, filmed largely in a single location..."Movieline 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[A] masterpiece of moving pieces, a dizzying and obscenely beautiful film that boils down Tolstoy's text to its most basic elements by making literal the theater of high society."Box Office "[An] ingenious, intoxicating adaptation of Leo Tolstoys novel, in which the authors dense tale of love, adultery, politics and aristocratic manners has been brilliantly re-imagined as light opera."Washington Post "[A] new adaptation that streamlines the backpack-breaking novel, and most audaciously, stages its action as a stage production that doesnt attempt to hide its own theatricality."A.V. Club "[Stoppard] supplies an excellently clean, delicately balanced script."Entertainment Weekly21.92228

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Oliver Stone returns to his comfort zone in this blood-soaked, sex and drug-fueled ride....In fact, SAVAGES is one of Stone's best movies..."Box Office "This intense and unavoidably gory adaptation of Don Winslow's wild best-seller about the incursion of Mexican drug cartel mayhem into the United States has been made in a jagged, darkly trippy style that well expresses the story's tense uncertainties..."Hollywood Reporter "[T]his long, dense adventure takes surprising side trips into thoughtfulness, ruefulness, whimsy and romance. It's high-grade entertainment sustained by a buoyant spirit."Wall Street Journal 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "A return to form for Stone's dark side, SAVAGES generates ruthless energy..."Chicago Sun-Times "SAVAGES is grandiose underworld pulp staged with screw-tightening skill and a taste for nasty kicks..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "[With] lush compositions and suave camera movements....The sumptuousness of the movie is among its chief delights..."New York Times "Lively continues her run as a young actress with an undeniable spark....She keys into Os vulnerability and her rich-girl guilelessness..."Movieline "[T]he aesthetic attributes of its cast, along with some scene-stealing performances from the south-of-the-border side of its drug feud, give the film enough appeal..." -- Grade: B-A.V. Club21.86805

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Oliver Stone returns to his comfort zone in this blood-soaked, sex and drug-fueled ride....In fact, SAVAGES is one of Stone's best movies..."Box Office "This intense and unavoidably gory adaptation of Don Winslow's wild best-seller about the incursion of Mexican drug cartel mayhem into the United States has been made in a jagged, darkly trippy style that well expresses the story's tense uncertainties..."Hollywood Reporter "[T]his long, dense adventure takes surprising side trips into thoughtfulness, ruefulness, whimsy and romance. It's high-grade entertainment sustained by a buoyant spirit."Wall Street Journal 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "A return to form for Stone's dark side, SAVAGES generates ruthless energy..."Chicago Sun-Times "SAVAGES is grandiose underworld pulp staged with screw-tightening skill and a taste for nasty kicks..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "[With] lush compositions and suave camera movements....The sumptuousness of the movie is among its chief delights..."New York Times "Lively continues her run as a young actress with an undeniable spark....She keys into Os vulnerability and her rich-girl guilelessness..."Movieline "[T]he aesthetic attributes of its cast, along with some scene-stealing performances from the south-of-the-border side of its drug feud, give the film enough appeal..." -- Grade: B-A.V. Club 3 stars out of 5 -- "Hayek, as the beyond-ruthless drug queenpin Elena, is the standout; a smirking death-goddess with a mile-long mean streak."Total Film "[A] movie with real pulpy pulse....SAVAGES is of a piece with the nothing-succeeds-like-excess rule of Stone's career, a recklessly alive movie with retina-burning, sunstroke cinematography..."Sight and Sound21.86805

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Oliver Stone returns to his comfort zone in this blood-soaked, sex and drug-fueled ride....In fact, SAVAGES is one of Stone's best movies..."Box Office "This intense and unavoidably gory adaptation of Don Winslow's wild best-seller about the incursion of Mexican drug cartel mayhem into the United States has been made in a jagged, darkly trippy style that well expresses the story's tense uncertainties..."Hollywood Reporter "[T]his long, dense adventure takes surprising side trips into thoughtfulness, ruefulness, whimsy and romance. It's high-grade entertainment sustained by a buoyant spirit."Wall Street Journal 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "A return to form for Stone's dark side, SAVAGES generates ruthless energy..."Chicago Sun-Times "SAVAGES is grandiose underworld pulp staged with screw-tightening skill and a taste for nasty kicks..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "[With] lush compositions and suave camera movements....The sumptuousness of the movie is among its chief delights..."New York Times "Lively continues her run as a young actress with an undeniable spark....She keys into Os vulnerability and her rich-girl guilelessness..."Movieline "[T]he aesthetic attributes of its cast, along with some scene-stealing performances from the south-of-the-border side of its drug feud, give the film enough appeal..." -- Grade: B-A.V. Club 3 stars out of 5 -- "Hayek, as the beyond-ruthless drug queenpin Elena, is the standout; a smirking death-goddess with a mile-long mean streak."Total Film "[A] movie with real pulpy pulse....SAVAGES is of a piece with the nothing-succeeds-like-excess rule of Stone's career, a recklessly alive movie with retina-burning, sunstroke cinematography..."Sight and Sound21.86805

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"The film delivers almost exactly what fans of the first installment are hoping for..."Hollywood Reporter 3 stars out of 5 -- "[O]f-a-piece with its scurrilous predecessor....[It] has its share of over-the-top action..."Empire 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]here's memorable spectacle and some fun set-pieces..."Total Film16.41459

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"Close's portrayal is as unsettling as the character....This may be the actress' most finely articulated performance..."Los Angeles Times "Close's passion for the character she plays...contains its own intrigue."Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "This is such a brave performance by Glenn Close....Close never steps wrong, never breaks reality."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film features some really intriguing conflicts and solid performances throughout."Box Office0.2169283

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"Close's portrayal is as unsettling as the character....This may be the actress' most finely articulated performance..."Los Angeles Times "Close's passion for the character she plays...contains its own intrigue."Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "This is such a brave performance by Glenn Close....Close never steps wrong, never breaks reality."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film features some really intriguing conflicts and solid performances throughout."Box Office0.1898123

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"Close's portrayal is as unsettling as the character....This may be the actress' most finely articulated performance..."Los Angeles Times "Close's passion for the character she plays...contains its own intrigue."Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "This is such a brave performance by Glenn Close....Close never steps wrong, never breaks reality."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film features some really intriguing conflicts and solid performances throughout."Box Office0.1898123

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"Close's portrayal is as unsettling as the character....This may be the actress' most finely articulated performance..."Los Angeles Times "Close's passion for the character she plays...contains its own intrigue."Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "This is such a brave performance by Glenn Close....Close never steps wrong, never breaks reality."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film features some really intriguing conflicts and solid performances throughout."Box Office0.1898123

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] action-filled and very funny flick....Vaughn delivers one rollicking and raucous set piece after another but never loses sight of the fun."Box Office 5 stars out of 5 -- "A ridiculously entertaining, perfectly paced, ultra-violent cinematic rush that kicks the places other movies struggle to reach."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "The choreography is gloriously intense....The use of music is inspired throughout..."Uncut "[A]n enjoyably supercharged and ultraviolent teen-rebel comic-book fantasy..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he mocking tone and off-kilter vibe set this film apart. It even has a hearty dose of charm, thanks mostly to the most outrageous performance by a child in recent memory."USA Today "Ms. Moretz is by far the best thing about the film: she holds the screen as gracefully as she executes a running back flip."New York Times "The film, based on the comic by Mark Millar and John S. Romita Jr., is grungily stylish and often funny..."Wall Street Journal "This shrewd mixture of slick comic-book mayhem, unmistakable sweetness and ear-splitting profanity is poised to be a popular culture phenomenon....Los Angeles Times "Directed by Matthew Vaughn with verve and a crisp, color-saturated visual sense, KICK-ASS should delight fans of the original comics and garden-variety action junkies as well."Washington Post 3 stars out of 4 -- "KICK-ASS might be the most fun two hours you'll spend in a movie theater. It delivers the darkly comic laughs as well as the jaw-dropping action..."Premiere 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] mosh pit of a comic-book movie that dares you to dive into its anarchy."Rolling Stone "KICK-ASS is an intelligent meta-comic that deploys familiar superheroic tropes and archetypes to explore all that is fractured and flawed in our decidedly non-super humanity."Sight and Sound0.1355802

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] action-filled and very funny flick....Vaughn delivers one rollicking and raucous set piece after another but never loses sight of the fun."Box Office 5 stars out of 5 -- "A ridiculously entertaining, perfectly paced, ultra-violent cinematic rush that kicks the places other movies struggle to reach."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "The choreography is gloriously intense....The use of music is inspired throughout..."Uncut "[A]n enjoyably supercharged and ultraviolent teen-rebel comic-book fantasy..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he mocking tone and off-kilter vibe set this film apart. It even has a hearty dose of charm, thanks mostly to the most outrageous performance by a child in recent memory."USA Today "Ms. Moretz is by far the best thing about the film: she holds the screen as gracefully as she executes a running back flip."New York Times "The film, based on the comic by Mark Millar and John S. Romita Jr., is grungily stylish and often funny..."Wall Street Journal "This shrewd mixture of slick comic-book mayhem, unmistakable sweetness and ear-splitting profanity is poised to be a popular culture phenomenon....Los Angeles Times "Directed by Matthew Vaughn with verve and a crisp, color-saturated visual sense, KICK-ASS should delight fans of the original comics and garden-variety action junkies as well."Washington Post 3 stars out of 4 -- "KICK-ASS might be the most fun two hours you'll spend in a movie theater. It delivers the darkly comic laughs as well as the jaw-dropping action..."Premiere 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] mosh pit of a comic-book movie that dares you to dive into its anarchy."Rolling Stone "KICK-ASS is an intelligent meta-comic that deploys familiar superheroic tropes and archetypes to explore all that is fractured and flawed in our decidedly non-super humanity."Sight and Sound0.1355802

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] action-filled and very funny flick....Vaughn delivers one rollicking and raucous set piece after another but never loses sight of the fun."Box Office 5 stars out of 5 -- "A ridiculously entertaining, perfectly paced, ultra-violent cinematic rush that kicks the places other movies struggle to reach."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "The choreography is gloriously intense....The use of music is inspired throughout..."Uncut "[A]n enjoyably supercharged and ultraviolent teen-rebel comic-book fantasy..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he mocking tone and off-kilter vibe set this film apart. It even has a hearty dose of charm, thanks mostly to the most outrageous performance by a child in recent memory."USA Today "Ms. Moretz is by far the best thing about the film: she holds the screen as gracefully as she executes a running back flip."New York Times "The film, based on the comic by Mark Millar and John S. Romita Jr., is grungily stylish and often funny..."Wall Street Journal "This shrewd mixture of slick comic-book mayhem, unmistakable sweetness and ear-splitting profanity is poised to be a popular culture phenomenon....Los Angeles Times "Directed by Matthew Vaughn with verve and a crisp, color-saturated visual sense, KICK-ASS should delight fans of the original comics and garden-variety action junkies as well."Washington Post 3 stars out of 4 -- "KICK-ASS might be the most fun two hours you'll spend in a movie theater. It delivers the darkly comic laughs as well as the jaw-dropping action..."Premiere 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] mosh pit of a comic-book movie that dares you to dive into its anarchy."Rolling Stone "KICK-ASS is an intelligent meta-comic that deploys familiar superheroic tropes and archetypes to explore all that is fractured and flawed in our decidedly non-super humanity."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "All good, teen-savvy, pertinent stuff, spiked with laughs....Cage is a deadpan delight..."Total Film0.1355802

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] action-filled and very funny flick....Vaughn delivers one rollicking and raucous set piece after another but never loses sight of the fun."Box Office 5 stars out of 5 -- "A ridiculously entertaining, perfectly paced, ultra-violent cinematic rush that kicks the places other movies struggle to reach."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "The choreography is gloriously intense....The use of music is inspired throughout..."Uncut "[A]n enjoyably supercharged and ultraviolent teen-rebel comic-book fantasy..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he mocking tone and off-kilter vibe set this film apart. It even has a hearty dose of charm, thanks mostly to the most outrageous performance by a child in recent memory."USA Today "Ms. Moretz is by far the best thing about the film: she holds the screen as gracefully as she executes a running back flip."New York Times "The film, based on the comic by Mark Millar and John S. Romita Jr., is grungily stylish and often funny..."Wall Street Journal "This shrewd mixture of slick comic-book mayhem, unmistakable sweetness and ear-splitting profanity is poised to be a popular culture phenomenon....Los Angeles Times "Directed by Matthew Vaughn with verve and a crisp, color-saturated visual sense, KICK-ASS should delight fans of the original comics and garden-variety action junkies as well."Washington Post 3 stars out of 4 -- "KICK-ASS might be the most fun two hours you'll spend in a movie theater. It delivers the darkly comic laughs as well as the jaw-dropping action..."Premiere 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] mosh pit of a comic-book movie that dares you to dive into its anarchy."Rolling Stone "KICK-ASS is an intelligent meta-comic that deploys familiar superheroic tropes and archetypes to explore all that is fractured and flawed in our decidedly non-super humanity."Sight and Sound0.1355802

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] action-filled and very funny flick....Vaughn delivers one rollicking and raucous set piece after another but never loses sight of the fun."Box Office 5 stars out of 5 -- "A ridiculously entertaining, perfectly paced, ultra-violent cinematic rush that kicks the places other movies struggle to reach."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "The choreography is gloriously intense....The use of music is inspired throughout..."Uncut "[A]n enjoyably supercharged and ultraviolent teen-rebel comic-book fantasy..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he mocking tone and off-kilter vibe set this film apart. It even has a hearty dose of charm, thanks mostly to the most outrageous performance by a child in recent memory."USA Today "Ms. Moretz is by far the best thing about the film: she holds the screen as gracefully as she executes a running back flip."New York Times "The film, based on the comic by Mark Millar and John S. Romita Jr., is grungily stylish and often funny..."Wall Street Journal "This shrewd mixture of slick comic-book mayhem, unmistakable sweetness and ear-splitting profanity is poised to be a popular culture phenomenon....Los Angeles Times "Directed by Matthew Vaughn with verve and a crisp, color-saturated visual sense, KICK-ASS should delight fans of the original comics and garden-variety action junkies as well."Washington Post 3 stars out of 4 -- "KICK-ASS might be the most fun two hours you'll spend in a movie theater. It delivers the darkly comic laughs as well as the jaw-dropping action..."Premiere 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] mosh pit of a comic-book movie that dares you to dive into its anarchy."Rolling Stone "KICK-ASS is an intelligent meta-comic that deploys familiar superheroic tropes and archetypes to explore all that is fractured and flawed in our decidedly non-super humanity."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "All good, teen-savvy, pertinent stuff, spiked with laughs....Cage is a deadpan delight..."Total Film0.1355802

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] action-filled and very funny flick....Vaughn delivers one rollicking and raucous set piece after another but never loses sight of the fun."Box Office 5 stars out of 5 -- "A ridiculously entertaining, perfectly paced, ultra-violent cinematic rush that kicks the places other movies struggle to reach."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "The choreography is gloriously intense....The use of music is inspired throughout..."Uncut "[A]n enjoyably supercharged and ultraviolent teen-rebel comic-book fantasy..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he mocking tone and off-kilter vibe set this film apart. It even has a hearty dose of charm, thanks mostly to the most outrageous performance by a child in recent memory."USA Today "Ms. Moretz is by far the best thing about the film: she holds the screen as gracefully as she executes a running back flip."New York Times "The film, based on the comic by Mark Millar and John S. Romita Jr., is grungily stylish and often funny..."Wall Street Journal "This shrewd mixture of slick comic-book mayhem, unmistakable sweetness and ear-splitting profanity is poised to be a popular culture phenomenon....Los Angeles Times "Directed by Matthew Vaughn with verve and a crisp, color-saturated visual sense, KICK-ASS should delight fans of the original comics and garden-variety action junkies as well."Washington Post 3 stars out of 4 -- "KICK-ASS might be the most fun two hours you'll spend in a movie theater. It delivers the darkly comic laughs as well as the jaw-dropping action..."Premiere 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] mosh pit of a comic-book movie that dares you to dive into its anarchy."Rolling Stone "KICK-ASS is an intelligent meta-comic that deploys familiar superheroic tropes and archetypes to explore all that is fractured and flawed in our decidedly non-super humanity."Sight and Sound0.1355802

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] action-filled and very funny flick....Vaughn delivers one rollicking and raucous set piece after another but never loses sight of the fun."Box Office 5 stars out of 5 -- "A ridiculously entertaining, perfectly paced, ultra-violent cinematic rush that kicks the places other movies struggle to reach."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "The choreography is gloriously intense....The use of music is inspired throughout..."Uncut "[A]n enjoyably supercharged and ultraviolent teen-rebel comic-book fantasy..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he mocking tone and off-kilter vibe set this film apart. It even has a hearty dose of charm, thanks mostly to the most outrageous performance by a child in recent memory."USA Today "Ms. Moretz is by far the best thing about the film: she holds the screen as gracefully as she executes a running back flip."New York Times "The film, based on the comic by Mark Millar and John S. Romita Jr., is grungily stylish and often funny..."Wall Street Journal "This shrewd mixture of slick comic-book mayhem, unmistakable sweetness and ear-splitting profanity is poised to be a popular culture phenomenon....Los Angeles Times "Directed by Matthew Vaughn with verve and a crisp, color-saturated visual sense, KICK-ASS should delight fans of the original comics and garden-variety action junkies as well."Washington Post 3 stars out of 4 -- "KICK-ASS might be the most fun two hours you'll spend in a movie theater. It delivers the darkly comic laughs as well as the jaw-dropping action..."Premiere 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] mosh pit of a comic-book movie that dares you to dive into its anarchy."Rolling Stone "KICK-ASS is an intelligent meta-comic that deploys familiar superheroic tropes and archetypes to explore all that is fractured and flawed in our decidedly non-super humanity."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "All good, teen-savvy, pertinent stuff, spiked with laughs....Cage is a deadpan delight..."Total Film0.1355802

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] action-filled and very funny flick....Vaughn delivers one rollicking and raucous set piece after another but never loses sight of the fun."Box Office 5 stars out of 5 -- "A ridiculously entertaining, perfectly paced, ultra-violent cinematic rush that kicks the places other movies struggle to reach."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "The choreography is gloriously intense....The use of music is inspired throughout..."Uncut "[A]n enjoyably supercharged and ultraviolent teen-rebel comic-book fantasy..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he mocking tone and off-kilter vibe set this film apart. It even has a hearty dose of charm, thanks mostly to the most outrageous performance by a child in recent memory."USA Today "Ms. Moretz is by far the best thing about the film: she holds the screen as gracefully as she executes a running back flip."New York Times "The film, based on the comic by Mark Millar and John S. Romita Jr., is grungily stylish and often funny..."Wall Street Journal "This shrewd mixture of slick comic-book mayhem, unmistakable sweetness and ear-splitting profanity is poised to be a popular culture phenomenon....Los Angeles Times "Directed by Matthew Vaughn with verve and a crisp, color-saturated visual sense, KICK-ASS should delight fans of the original comics and garden-variety action junkies as well."Washington Post 3 stars out of 4 -- "KICK-ASS might be the most fun two hours you'll spend in a movie theater. It delivers the darkly comic laughs as well as the jaw-dropping action..."Premiere 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] mosh pit of a comic-book movie that dares you to dive into its anarchy."Rolling Stone "KICK-ASS is an intelligent meta-comic that deploys familiar superheroic tropes and archetypes to explore all that is fractured and flawed in our decidedly non-super humanity."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "All good, teen-savvy, pertinent stuff, spiked with laughs....Cage is a deadpan delight..."Total Film0.1355802

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4 stars out of 5 -- "NOWHERE BOY proves a joyous success. At its heart is a vibrant performance from Johnson, who captures the intensity and contradictions of the teenage Lennon..."Uncut 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Johnson is wholly credible as the future rock king: handsome, smart, brash, impulsive, overconfident and angry, he makes everything we'd later learn about Lennon feel inevitable."Box Office "The director, Sam Taylor-Wood, captures how John Lennon's incredibly sordid, messed-up family life never quite let him know who he was."Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "Taylor-Wood mined gold in her star trio, two superb actresses and Johnson's intense young Lennon wringing wit, vulnerability, love and hurt out of Matt Greenhalgh's script."Empire0.1355802

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4 stars out of 5 -- "NOWHERE BOY proves a joyous success. At its heart is a vibrant performance from Johnson, who captures the intensity and contradictions of the teenage Lennon..."Uncut 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Johnson is wholly credible as the future rock king: handsome, smart, brash, impulsive, overconfident and angry, he makes everything we'd later learn about Lennon feel inevitable."Box Office "The director, Sam Taylor-Wood, captures how John Lennon's incredibly sordid, messed-up family life never quite let him know who he was."Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "Taylor-Wood mined gold in her star trio, two superb actresses and Johnson's intense young Lennon wringing wit, vulnerability, love and hurt out of Matt Greenhalgh's script."Empire0.1355802

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4 stars out of 5 -- "NOWHERE BOY proves a joyous success. At its heart is a vibrant performance from Johnson, who captures the intensity and contradictions of the teenage Lennon..."Uncut 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Johnson is wholly credible as the future rock king: handsome, smart, brash, impulsive, overconfident and angry, he makes everything we'd later learn about Lennon feel inevitable."Box Office "The director, Sam Taylor-Wood, captures how John Lennon's incredibly sordid, messed-up family life never quite let him know who he was."Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "Taylor-Wood mined gold in her star trio, two superb actresses and Johnson's intense young Lennon wringing wit, vulnerability, love and hurt out of Matt Greenhalgh's script."Empire 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "We learn that the emotional roller coaster of his formative years probably contributed to the complexity of his lyrics."Chicago Sun-Times "[A]n emotionally raw and yet raucous, rockin' riff on John Lennon's turbulent teenage years....An entertaining piece of nostalgia."Los Angeles Times "Director Sam Taylor-Wood weaves this tale with elegance, spot-on costumes and production design, and finely tuned casting."USA Today "NOWHERE BOY is modest in scope and more rewarding for it, highlighted by particularly strong performances by Thomas and Johnson, and a keen sense of time and place."A.V. Club 3 stars out of 4 -- "NOWHERE BOY is smart enough not to spell it all out. You can hear it in Lennon's music, which plays in your head as the movie works its subtle magic."Rolling Stone0.1355802

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4 stars out of 5 -- "NOWHERE BOY proves a joyous success. At its heart is a vibrant performance from Johnson, who captures the intensity and contradictions of the teenage Lennon..."Uncut 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Johnson is wholly credible as the future rock king: handsome, smart, brash, impulsive, overconfident and angry, he makes everything we'd later learn about Lennon feel inevitable."Box Office "The director, Sam Taylor-Wood, captures how John Lennon's incredibly sordid, messed-up family life never quite let him know who he was."Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "Taylor-Wood mined gold in her star trio, two superb actresses and Johnson's intense young Lennon wringing wit, vulnerability, love and hurt out of Matt Greenhalgh's script."Empire 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "We learn that the emotional roller coaster of his formative years probably contributed to the complexity of his lyrics."Chicago Sun-Times "[A]n emotionally raw and yet raucous, rockin' riff on John Lennon's turbulent teenage years....An entertaining piece of nostalgia."Los Angeles Times "Director Sam Taylor-Wood weaves this tale with elegance, spot-on costumes and production design, and finely tuned casting."USA Today "NOWHERE BOY is modest in scope and more rewarding for it, highlighted by particularly strong performances by Thomas and Johnson, and a keen sense of time and place."A.V. Club 3 stars out of 4 -- "NOWHERE BOY is smart enough not to spell it all out. You can hear it in Lennon's music, which plays in your head as the movie works its subtle magic."Rolling Stone0.1355802

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] action-filled and very funny flick....Vaughn delivers one rollicking and raucous set piece after another but never loses sight of the fun."Box Office 5 stars out of 5 -- "A ridiculously entertaining, perfectly paced, ultra-violent cinematic rush that kicks the places other movies struggle to reach."Empire 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he mocking tone and off-kilter vibe set this film apart. It even has a hearty dose of charm, thanks mostly to the most outrageous performance by a child in recent memory."USA Today "Ms. Moretz is by far the best thing about the film: she holds the screen as gracefully as she executes a running back flip."New York Times "The film, based on the comic by Mark Millar and John S. Romita Jr., is grungily stylish and often funny..."Wall Street Journal "This shrewd mixture of slick comic-book mayhem, unmistakable sweetness and ear-splitting profanity is poised to be a popular culture phenomenon....Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] mosh pit of a comic-book movie that dares you to dive into its anarchy."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "The choreography is gloriously intense....The use of music is inspired throughout..."Uncut "[A]n enjoyably supercharged and ultraviolent teen-rebel comic-book fantasy..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "Directed by Matthew Vaughn with verve and a crisp, color-saturated visual sense, KICK-ASS should delight fans of the original comics and garden-variety action junkies as well."Washington Post 3 stars out of 4 -- "KICK-ASS might be the most fun two hours you'll spend in a movie theater. It delivers the darkly comic laughs as well as the jaw-dropping action..."Premiere "KICK-ASS is an intelligent meta-comic that deploys familiar superheroic tropes and archetypes to explore all that is fractured and flawed in our decidedly non-super humanity."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "All good, teen-savvy, pertinent stuff, spiked with laughs....Cage is a deadpan delight..."Total Film0.1355802

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"...Heads many a list of all-time cinematic favorites....Stunning..." New York Times "...An audience favorite from the beginning -- and a creative influence on a generation of filmmakers..." USA Today "...THE SEARCHERS contains scenes of magnificence, and one of John Wayne's best performances. There are shots that are astonishingly beautiful..." Chicago Sun-Times "...A masterpiece..." Total Film "...The Western that bowled over a generation of film schoolers, from Lucas to Scorsese to Spielberg..."Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]ender and insightful. It will cut you up." Total Film 5 stars out of 5 -- "Ford's picture is relentlessly unpretentious; tackling Big Themes without neon-slicking them or telling us what to think." Total Film 5 stars out of 5 -- "It's a thoughtful, and rather dark piece....Ford used Monument Valley as a canvas for the breathtaking photography." Ultimate DVD0.09634847

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