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"[A] mesmerizing look at the mythic quality and anarchic spirit of the irreverent and rabble-rousing journalist..."USA Today "GONZO, directed by Alex Gibney, is filled to the top with admiring celebrities -- including Wolfe, singer Jimmy Buffett, and politicians such as former president Jimmy Carter and presidential candidate George McGovern -- offering encomiums to Thompson's talent."Los Angeles Times "GONZO is a fascinating history lesson and a bit of a cautionary tale -- about the corrosive effects of rampant drug use, yes, but more about how fame can turn into the scourge of talent."New York Times "This documentary by Alex Gibney taps the full fascination of its subject....Gibney devotes exhaustive sections to Thompson's journalistic landmarks, as well as to his 1969 candidacy mayor of Aspen..." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 5 -- "Gibney craftily interweaves archive footage, a rocking soundtrack, face-to-faces with an amazing range of interviewees and Thompson's audio tapes, so that the subject is also the narrator."Empire16.56108

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Uncut (magazine) (p.113) - "[F]ull of brilliant Canadian archive, total access to intense singer Geddy Lee, childhood pal and guitarist Alex Lifeson and dour intellectual drummer/lyricist Neil Peart....Superb..."0.5307144

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Uncut (magazine) (p.113) - "[F]ull of brilliant Canadian archive, total access to intense singer Geddy Lee, childhood pal and guitarist Alex Lifeson and dour intellectual drummer/lyricist Neil Peart....Superb..."0.5142045

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Rolling Stone (p.70) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Singer Matt Shultz, a vocal dead ringer for the Arctic Monkeys' Alex Turner, conjures white-blues forebears and barks with abandon on songs like 'Free Love'..."0.3237412

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Rolling Stone (p.70) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Singer Matt Shultz, a vocal dead ringer for the Arctic Monkeys' Alex Turner, conjures white-blues forebears and barks with abandon on songs like 'Free Love'..."0.3237412

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Rolling Stone (p.70) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Singer Matt Shultz, a vocal dead ringer for the Arctic Monkeys' Alex Turner, conjures white-blues forebears and barks with abandon on songs like 'Free Love'..."0.3237412

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CMJ (p.5) - "Subtle horns and unexpected backstage banter...occasionally sneak out of otherwise square-jawed, acoustic-led love rock."No Depression (p.136) - "Mostly they succeed, especially because singer Alex Dezen has a voice that's melodically and romantically persuasive without being too beautiful for its own good."0.3237412

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Rolling Stone (p.70) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Singer-guitarist Alex Turner does a delicate Velvet Underground lullaby and straight love-soldier crooning..."Entertainment Weekly (p.70) - "The dance-floor-ready post-punk of their early days has matured into a meatier, more assured sound..." -- Grade: A-Q (Magazine) (pp.96-97) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Not for the first time, they sound like the best band in Britain."Mojo (Publisher) (p.84) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "This is exciting, audacious work from a band yet again on the edge of a new future."0.2158275

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Rolling Stone (p.70) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Singer-guitarist Alex Turner does a delicate Velvet Underground lullaby and straight love-soldier crooning..."Entertainment Weekly (p.70) - "The dance-floor-ready post-punk of their early days has matured into a meatier, more assured sound..." -- Grade: A-Q (Magazine) (pp.96-97) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Not for the first time, they sound like the best band in Britain."Mojo (Publisher) (p.84) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "This is exciting, audacious work from a band yet again on the edge of a new future."0.2158275

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Rolling Stone (p.70) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Singer-guitarist Alex Turner does a delicate Velvet Underground lullaby and straight love-soldier crooning..."Entertainment Weekly (p.70) - "The dance-floor-ready post-punk of their early days has matured into a meatier, more assured sound..." -- Grade: A-Q (Magazine) (pp.96-97) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Not for the first time, they sound like the best band in Britain."Mojo (Publisher) (p.84) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "This is exciting, audacious work from a band yet again on the edge of a new future."0.2158275

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Mojo (Publisher) (p.97) - 3 stars out of 5 - "'Haunting at 1300,' 'Sunday Afternoon' and 'Telephone' are flat-out Nuggetsy neo-psych dancers, with piled-on lysergic FX."Pitchfork (Website) - "[I]t finds the band peeling back the psychedelic murk and tempering its bad vibes with a hint of flower-power homage."Record Collector (magazine) (p.84) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Out of the new breed they get it just right, making some genuinely ground-breaking new music."Uncut (magazine) (p.87) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Tracks like 'Bad Vibrations' are more like demonic incantations than songs, wound tight by ruthless repetition, thick waves of reverb, adn singer Alex Maas invoking Grace Slick and Jim Morrison."0.188849

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Pitchfork (Website) - "The vocals are mostly quiet and reflective: 'Cursed Ages' backs its vocals with a repetitive guitar figure and rolling toms..."0.1650991

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Rolling Stone (p.74) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "His seventh is his most vivid and varied yet, full of exquisite guitar work, gem-like songcraft and inspired covers..."Alternative Press (p.83) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "A WASTELAND COMPANION is a reminder that Ward is one of indie music's most capable singer/songwriters....A welcome return to form."Magnet (p.59) - "[With] a moodily atmospheric production, heartbreaking vocals and genius finger-picking."Billboard (p.28) - "Best of all is 'Wild Goose,' where Ward's various talents come together in a woozy rush of hushed harmonies, sparkling lap steel and Old Hollywood strings."Q (Magazine) (p.101) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he real wonder here is to be found when he drops a gear into hushed beauty and sun-dappled loveliness."Mojo (Publisher) (p.87) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[The album] revels in the layers of experience overlaid on life, building up texture, building up meaning, building up songs."Uncut (magazine) (p.68) - "Vocally, Ward sounds like Paul Simon....Go past the tone of his voice, inhale the poetry, and you'll taste a sweeter, less mordant Leonard Cohen."0.1604789

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Rolling Stone (p.74) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "His seventh is his most vivid and varied yet, full of exquisite guitar work, gem-like songcraft and inspired covers..."Alternative Press (p.83) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "A WASTELAND COMPANION is a reminder that Ward is one of indie music's most capable singer/songwriters....A welcome return to form."Magnet (p.59) - "[With] a moodily atmospheric production, heartbreaking vocals and genius finger-picking."Billboard (p.28) - "Best of all is 'Wild Goose,' where Ward's various talents come together in a woozy rush of hushed harmonies, sparkling lap steel and Old Hollywood strings."Q (Magazine) (p.101) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he real wonder here is to be found when he drops a gear into hushed beauty and sun-dappled loveliness."Mojo (Publisher) (p.87) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[The album] revels in the layers of experience overlaid on life, building up texture, building up meaning, building up songs."Uncut (magazine) (p.68) - "Vocally, Ward sounds like Paul Simon....Go past the tone of his voice, inhale the poetry, and you'll taste a sweeter, less mordant Leonard Cohen."0.1604789

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"...The script and the direction are skillful....Mr. Kramer wisely gives the actors room to work..." New York Times "...A beguiling Las Vegas romantic fable, a fairy tale really....[With] a combination of shrewd, witty characterization and sure-footed storytelling skills..." Los Angeles Times "...Kramer's sexy, redolently seedy-looking indie is a swell, singin', low-stakes card game..."Entertainment Weekly "...It's a winner....William H. Macy gives one of his best performances....THE COOLER places all the smart bets and hits the jackpot..." Rolling Stone "...Always watchable. The performances by William H. Macy, Maria Bello and Alex Baldwin are first-rate..." Movieline's Hollywood Life "Director/co-writer Wayne Kramer generally finesses an unusual tone....Grabber subplots further boost a story that is basically made by its three leads."USA Today "[T]his is one of Alec Baldwin's best performances..."Chicago Sun-Times "Macy hits a career high here....He's perfectly complemented by Bello....This is Vegas as it should be." Uncut0.1456068

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3 stars out of 4 -- "Hugh Grant's has-been pop star in MUSIC AND LYRICS is the ideal fit for the actor's trademark low-key, self-deprecating wit."USA Today "MUSIC AND LYRICS includes some great throwback faux music videos." -- Grade: B-Entertainment Weekly "The couple work well, with Barrymore's more grounded performance enabling Grant, whose role is business as usual, to steal most of the laughs....There is an understated poetry of sorts at work in the film."Sight and Sound "Grant and Barrymore's] chemistry and comic repartee evoke the lightheartedness of screwball romantic classics of the Thirties and Forties."Film Comment0.1400912

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3 stars out of 4 -- "Hugh Grant's has-been pop star in MUSIC AND LYRICS is the ideal fit for the actor's trademark low-key, self-deprecating wit."USA Today "MUSIC AND LYRICS includes some great throwback faux music videos." -- Grade: B-Entertainment Weekly "The couple work well, with Barrymore's more grounded performance enabling Grant, whose role is business as usual, to steal most of the laughs....There is an understated poetry of sorts at work in the film."Sight and Sound "Grant and Barrymore's] chemistry and comic repartee evoke the lightheartedness of screwball romantic classics of the Thirties and Forties."Film Comment0.1167427

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Q - 5 Stars - Indespensable0.1167427

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Entertainment Weekly (7/26/91) - A "...A good introductory survey..."0.1167427

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Rolling Stone (p.59) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "This is music as secret hideaway, all come-hither vocals, fuzzy organ riffs, liquid slide guitar and muffled drum beats riding swells of reverb onto soft white sands."Spin (p.97) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "On DEVOTION, slow-motion organ washes over precisely twanged guitar while Legrand slides sensuously accented phonemes through the hazy mix."Entertainment Weekly (p.59) - "The lo-fi arrangements on their second full-length -- a faint organ riff here, a distant chime there, a mournful chant floating above it all -- smartly tease the border between 'pretty' and 'eerie'..." -- Grade: BUncut (p.83) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "If you like Galaxie 500, Mazzy Star, Low -- that's to say, starcrossed boy-girl balladry refracted through a narcotic haze and reverb -- you'll adore them."CMJ - "Beach House offers enough warmly reverberating organs, feline, female vocals and drowsy melodies to provide an ample score to any chill-out tent."Q (Magazine) (p.100) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Everything is dreamily understated: Legrand quietly intones as her organ conjures up a ghostly calm..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.108) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[With] shape-shifting backgrounds -- classic '60s pop arrangements filtered through the fuzzy prism of a dream."Clash (magazine) (p.110) - "Beach House excel, effortlessly drawing you into their world. Legrand creates a multi-tracked choir around the clarity of her lead vocal while Scally skillfully populates the songs with supporting instruments."The Word (magazine) (p.100) - "This duo have been placed in a US lineage that's at once intimate and of fathomless, reverberant depth -- Low, Mazzy Star, Galaxie 500. Backed by Alex Scally's guitar, Paris-born singer Victoria Legrand can live up to this..."URB (Magazine) (p.108) - 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's as rewarding as it is tantalizing....They've managed to wholeheartedly blossom their sound while remaining right where they left off."0.1079137

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"RUSH: BEYOND THE LIGHTED STAGE is a doc that anyone can enjoy. Fans will gorge on this deft, year-by-year portrait of the ultimate enduring cult band." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "[F]ilmmakers Sam Dunn and Scot McFadyen uncovered a tale of endurance and friendship in the prog-rock trio..."Rolling Stone0.08254956

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"...Amazing depth-of-field....Terrific performances..." USA Today "...One of the last truly great Roman epics, the Kirk Douglas-starrer boasts a true cast-of-thousands battle..."Total Film "The entire film was an immediate hit with cinemagoers and the majority of critics....Unquestionably it is Douglas' film..."Empire "A truly epic production with massive battles, iconic cinematography, and a legendary cast..."Premiere0.08254956

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"...Amazing depth-of-field....Terrific performances..." USA Today "...One of the last truly great Roman epics, the Kirk Douglas-starrer boasts a true cast-of-thousands battle..."Total Film "The entire film was an immediate hit with cinemagoers and the majority of critics....Unquestionably it is Douglas' film..."Empire "A truly epic production with massive battles, iconic cinematography, and a legendary cast..."Premiere0.08254956

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"...Amazing depth-of-field....Terrific performances..." USA Today "...One of the last truly great Roman epics, the Kirk Douglas-starrer boasts a true cast-of-thousands battle..."Total Film "The entire film was an immediate hit with cinemagoers and the majority of critics....Unquestionably it is Douglas' film..."Empire "A truly epic production with massive battles, iconic cinematography, and a legendary cast..."Premiere0.08254956

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"...Amazing depth-of-field....Terrific performances..." USA Today "...One of the last truly great Roman epics, the Kirk Douglas-starrer boasts a true cast-of-thousands battle..."Total Film "The entire film was an immediate hit with cinemagoers and the majority of critics....Unquestionably it is Douglas' film..."Empire "A truly epic production with massive battles, iconic cinematography, and a legendary cast..."Premiere0.08254956

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Rolling Stone (p.84) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's 1920s folk music full of pop flash and drama..."0.07879832

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