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"...A stunningly crafted objet d'art that evokes serious viewer admiration....Director Alan Parker has done a dazzling job creating screen images to accompany the wall-to-wall music..." Variety "...Madonna, who took voice lessons to extend her range, easily masters the musical material. As importantly, she is a convincing Evita..." Chicago Sun-Times39.98814

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"...A mightily absorbing mystery that also represents the best sustained filmmaking of director Alan Parker..." Variety "...It is a movie cool to the eye....It is the film's cumulative atmosphere that builds its mounting sense of doom..." Los Angeles Times "...With spine-twisting atmosphere, oodles of sly wit and a nightmare-birthing ending..." Total Film "...A definitive 1980s period piece..." Sight and Sound "[Rourke] gives off a vibe of mangy cool..." Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's still a kick to see the two Method men lock acting antlers -- particularly with both at the peak of their pomp." Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "ANGEL HEART grows richer with each viewing, especially in its autumnal palette."Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "ANGEL HEART duly remains a well-regarded Faustian puzzle of a film."Ultimate DVD39.85114

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5 stars out of 5 -- "BUGSY MALONE remains a superb film....Genuine comedy, a sparkling script and accomplished performances."Ultimate DVD39.55666

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"...[The] cast, direction and production are all very good..." Variety "[A] harrowing depiction of the torment of an American serving time in Turkey..." Premiere 4 stars out of 5 -- "The performances are good, especially John Hurt as Hayes' prison confidant..."Empire 3 stars out of 5 -- "Parker's film is powerful and harrowing, with fine performances from Brad Davis as Hayes and John Hurt as his frail Brit fellow-prisoner."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[G]rippingly well-made stuff."Uncut39.53149

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"...It's a rousing, lively production, bursting out of the screen with talent and exuberance..." Variety "...A jubilant, hugely entertaining movie....The cast is full of glowing newcomers, the score is emphatically upbeat..." New York Times39.53149

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"...It's a rousing, lively production, bursting out of the screen with talent and exuberance..." Variety "...A jubilant, hugely entertaining movie....The cast is full of glowing newcomers, the score is emphatically upbeat..." New York Times39.53149

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Rolling Stone (No. 975, p.79) - 4 stars out of 5 - "[T]he Fingers' potent 1979 debut, teems with harsh, desperate commentary on 'the Troubles' in Northern Ireland..."Q (5/02 SE, p.142) - Included in Q's "100 Best Punk Albums".Q (12/01, p.165) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...The genuine voice of youthful outrage..."Mojo (Publisher) (3/03, p.76) - Ranked #12 in Mojo's "Top 50 Punk Albums" - "The Belfast quartet's inspired debut was the first independent album to make the Top 20..."0.2013836

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NME (Magazine) (10/23/93, p.36) - "...the transition from punk terrorists to chart-friendly noo wavers had already begun with [the Stiff Little Fingers]' soft-centred but marvellous second LP, and they were still careening madly by the time it came round to GO FOR IT...the 4th most desirable album of the SLF..."0.2013836

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"[T]he show sincerely portrayed young artists struggling to discover their talents." -- Grade: B+ Entertainment Weekly0.1510377

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"[I]ts synthy soundtrack, heated dance-offs, and Day-Glo leg warmers are guilty-pleasure pay dirt." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly17.25408

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"...THE MOTHMAN PROPHECIES is sure to cause much leaping from seats, just as any good thriller should..." Box Office "...Pellington's portrait of the bewildered Klein is well drawn....Pellington has a feel for those on the periphery of US society..." Sight and Sound "...It remains an odd and unsetting achievement. Its strangeness alone is going to spark more than a few nightmares..." Total Film "...Pellington's camera expertly creates a bone-chilling atmosphere of doom..." Entertainment Weekly5.379521

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Q (p.126) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] purely musical delight....War, violence and death have rarely been sung about so tenderly."Alternative Press (p.152) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[A] musically tender, lyrically brutal outing at least as potent as the best moments on Yo La Tengo's I CAN HEAR THE HEART BEATING AS ONE."Magnet (p.108) - "[With] plenty of mellotrons and other keyboards, the type that are central to the sonic architecture so characteristic of returning producer Dave Fridmann's planetarium-pop experiments."The Wire (p.55) - "[A] sparer, more abrasive mix of loops, drum machines and distortion....It's a bold move, yet one that plays to their strengths, highlighting the tension and restraint that has long underpinned the group's material."The Wire (p.35) - Included in The Wire's "50 Records of the Year 2007".CMJ (p.39) - "[They] remain one of the most prolific and affecting musical partnerships of the past two decades, striking a perfect balance between Sparhawk's foot-note guitar playing and Parker's terse drumming..."No Depression (p.112) - "Low employs guitars almost solely for color....Melodies don't' come much more beautiful than the album-closing 'Violent Past'."Mojo (Publisher) (p.102) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "The sublime combination of Alan Sparhawk and Mimi Parker's trance-inducing voices are still their trump card....A record that sounds like absolutely no one else on the planet."0.1920126

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