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"[Ganz] succeeds brilliantly with this gift of a role, haunting the mind for days afterwards..."Sight and Sound "Of all the actors who have taken up the dare of playing Adolf Hitler, Bruno Ganz may be the first who has truly nailed him in body, spirit, and gesture."Entertainment Weekly "[Ganz] tackles the biggest monster of them all with appropriate sobriety and a touch of mischief."New York Times "[P]owerfully disturbing....The film is painstaking in its re-creation of the fall of Berlin, with captivating camera work, mostly with handheld equipment, and disconcertedly realistic war scenes."USA Today "[T]he reality it confronts is so gripping, we cannot turn away."Los Angeles Times Ranked #2 in Uncut's Best Films Of 2005 -- "Claustrophobia and intensity prevail, the performances are frighteningly believable."Uncut "This is an impeccable, unflinching film."Uncut32.29816

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"[V]isual panache, daring technique, terrific performances from a cast that mixes established actors with relative unknowns -- are all on offer here."Box Office 3 stars out of 5 -- "Sticking to stately, classic compositions, gorgeously lit sets and an unhurried pace, Coppola's style is deliberately old-fashioned, which adds the film's barmy charm."Total Film "Mr. Coppola has created some strikingly beautiful images in YOUTH WITHOUT YOUTH -- his framing remains impeccable, as does his sense of color, proportion and pictorial harmony..."New York Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's a complex story dealing with the flows of time and inner consciousness."Uncut "Ambitious in scope...the movie tackles time, consciousness, reality, the mystery of human potential, the origins of language...all the big enigmas."Los Angeles Times "Technically it is well designed, lit and edited..."Sight and Sound "The film's gorgeously polished looks and Osvaldo Golijov's evocative Mahlerian soundtrack feed one's eyes and ears sumptuously."Sight and Sound32.05576

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4 stars out of 5 -- "As touching a biopic as you'll see all year....Riley and the band excel, as Corbijn essays a mood both timeless and period-precise."Total Film "CONTROL goes past the clichs of punk rock-god gloom to offer a snapshot of alienation that's shockingly humane." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 5 -- "CONTROL is a trenchant, intelligent exercise in stripping away the many myths surrounding both Curtis and the music world generally."Uncut 3 stars out of 4 -- "Rock photo guru Anton Corbijn hits all the right notes in his remarkable feature-directing debut."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "Playing live, the cast vividly recreate the band's jarring guitar sound....CONTROL is up there with PERFORMANCE and LAST DAYS."Empire "Distinguished by its close connection to its subjects, coupled with unexpected flashes of irreverent humor, the film is as emotionally charged as the music it celebrates."Box Office "The actors playing Joy Division perform the music themselves in a spot-on recreation of the band's sound and dynamic."Sight and Sound "CONTROL keeps you riveted...Samantha Morton again shows why she's one of her generation's best actors..."Los Angeles Times 4 stars out of 5 -- "CONTROL is a potent and compelling film, carried by the two extraordinary performances of Riley and Samantha Morton..."Mojo31.81337

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5 stars out of 5 -- "[This] twisty thriller sports a smart sophistication along with an amazing story that's all the more remarkable for its relative anonymity in history books."Los Angeles Times "Canet and Kusturica both give engaging performances..."A.V. Club 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film benefits from a variety of fine supporting turns from and excellent international cast....Superlative cinematography from Walther van den Ende and another memorable Clint Mansell score cap the effort off with impressive aplomb."Box Office "Based on true, surprisingly little-known events that hastened the downfall of the Soviet Union, Christian Carion's espionage drama, FAREWELL is a refreshing reminder in the age of the Bourne movies that spies are real people leading everyday lives."New York Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "You'll notice that the two main characters are played by film directors, and director Carion has a good time playing in the territories where the movies and life intersect..."Chicago Sun-Times "[Kusturica] gives a terrific portrayal of a man living inside his head and his history..."Wall Street Journal "[A] smart, low-key, melancholy dramatization based on a little-known real moment in espionage, circa 1981..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "As FAREWELL rounds to the finish, Carion offers a simple and economical climactic sequence that's suspenseful because it isn't excessively drawn out or overblown."Movieline "Fusing docudrama with the classic spy thriller and an array of 1980s television footage and music tracks, director Christian Carion vividly captures the flavour of the era..."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "Carion delivers a tight, tense and tragic package of the personal and political entwined, with Kusturica's huge presence at its soul."Total Film31.81337

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5 stars out of 5 -- "[This] twisty thriller sports a smart sophistication along with an amazing story that's all the more remarkable for its relative anonymity in history books."Los Angeles Times "Canet and Kusturica both give engaging performances..."A.V. Club 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film benefits from a variety of fine supporting turns from and excellent international cast....Superlative cinematography from Walther van den Ende and another memorable Clint Mansell score cap the effort off with impressive aplomb."Box Office "Based on true, surprisingly little-known events that hastened the downfall of the Soviet Union, Christian Carion's espionage drama, FAREWELL is a refreshing reminder in the age of the Bourne movies that spies are real people leading everyday lives."New York Times "As FAREWELL rounds to the finish, Carion offers a simple and economical climactic sequence that's suspenseful because it isn't excessively drawn out or overblown."Movieline 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "You'll notice that the two main characters are played by film directors, and director Carion has a good time playing in the territories where the movies and life intersect..."Chicago Sun-Times "[Kusturica] gives a terrific portrayal of a man living inside his head and his history..."Wall Street Journal "[A] smart, low-key, melancholy dramatization based on a little-known real moment in espionage, circa 1981..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly31.81337

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4 stars out of 5 -- "As touching a biopic as you'll see all year....Riley and the band excel, as Corbijn essays a mood both timeless and period-precise."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "CONTROL is a trenchant, intelligent exercise in stripping away the many myths surrounding both Curtis and the music world generally."Uncut "Distinguished by its close connection to its subjects, coupled with unexpected flashes of irreverent humor, the film is as emotionally charged as the music it celebrates."Box Office "CONTROL goes past the clichs of punk rock-god gloom to offer a snapshot of alienation that's shockingly humane." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "The actors playing Joy Division perform the music themselves in a spot-on recreation of the band's sound and dynamic."Sight and Sound "CONTROL keeps you riveted...Samantha Morton again shows why she's one of her generation's best actors..."Los Angeles Times 4 stars out of 5 -- "CONTROL is a potent and compelling film, carried by the two extraordinary performances of Riley and Samantha Morton..."Mojo 3 stars out of 4 -- "Rock photo guru Anton Corbijn hits all the right notes in his remarkable feature-directing debut."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "Playing live, the cast vividly recreate the band's jarring guitar sound....CONTROL is up there with PERFORMANCE and LAST DAYS."Empire31.81337

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5 stars out of 5 -- "[This] twisty thriller sports a smart sophistication along with an amazing story that's all the more remarkable for its relative anonymity in history books."Los Angeles Times "Canet and Kusturica both give engaging performances..."A.V. Club 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film benefits from a variety of fine supporting turns from and excellent international cast....Superlative cinematography from Walther van den Ende and another memorable Clint Mansell score cap the effort off with impressive aplomb."Box Office "Based on true, surprisingly little-known events that hastened the downfall of the Soviet Union, Christian Carion's espionage drama, FAREWELL is a refreshing reminder in the age of the Bourne movies that spies are real people leading everyday lives."New York Times "As FAREWELL rounds to the finish, Carion offers a simple and economical climactic sequence that's suspenseful because it isn't excessively drawn out or overblown."Movieline 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "You'll notice that the two main characters are played by film directors, and director Carion has a good time playing in the territories where the movies and life intersect..."Chicago Sun-Times "[Kusturica] gives a terrific portrayal of a man living inside his head and his history..."Wall Street Journal "[A] smart, low-key, melancholy dramatization based on a little-known real moment in espionage, circa 1981..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly31.81337

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"[N]ot just one of the great racing movies of all time, but a virtuoso feat of filmmaking in its own right, elevated by two of the years most compelling performances."Variety "[A]n involving Formula One racing drama centered on the nasty mid-'70s rivalry between two drivers who couldn't have been more dissimilar."Hollywood Reporter 5 stars out of 5 -- "RUSH far exceeds expectations, emerging as one of the most rip-roaring rides of Howards career."Total Film "Howard delivers the real deal in racing frieworks, but it's the way the film digs deep into the psyches of these risk junkies that raises the bar."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "RUSH wins big, delivering the most exciting F1 footage created for film....It is sexy, funny, full of thrills."Empire "It's a classic story of competitors on a headlong collision course, a 450-horsepower movie traveling at 220 miles per hour."Wall Street Journal 4 stars out of 4 -- "The story of real-life rival race-car drivers, RUSH brilliantly captures the exhilaration that comes from facing death head-on. It's also an ode to joyous rivalry."USA Today "Director Ron Howard gives an edgy 'euro' feel to the exciting story of the 70s Formula One rivals Niki Lauda and James Hunt."Chicago Sun-Times "The editing keeps each grand prix remarkably clear; especially as the clock winds down, its almost possible to feel the grinding motors and splashing mud."A.V. Club 3 stars out of 4 -- "RUSH, based on 1970s Formula One stars, brings their story to visceral, sympathetic life."Washington Post "Howard shoots the race scenes brilliantly....Its an effective treatment, especially on the climactic Japanese Grand Prix, in the shadow of Mount Fuji in lethal weather conditions."Uncut0.2908781

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"[N]ot just one of the great racing movies of all time, but a virtuoso feat of filmmaking in its own right, elevated by two of the years most compelling performances."Variety "[A]n involving Formula One racing drama centered on the nasty mid-'70s rivalry between two drivers who couldn't have been more dissimilar."Hollywood Reporter 5 stars out of 5 -- "RUSH far exceeds expectations, emerging as one of the most rip-roaring rides of Howards career."Total Film "Howard delivers the real deal in racing frieworks, but it's the way the film digs deep into the psyches of these risk junkies that raises the bar."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "RUSH wins big, delivering the most exciting F1 footage created for film....It is sexy, funny, full of thrills."Empire "It's a classic story of competitors on a headlong collision course, a 450-horsepower movie traveling at 220 miles per hour."Wall Street Journal 4 stars out of 4 -- "The story of real-life rival race-car drivers, RUSH brilliantly captures the exhilaration that comes from facing death head-on. It's also an ode to joyous rivalry."USA Today "Director Ron Howard gives an edgy 'euro' feel to the exciting story of the 70s Formula One rivals Niki Lauda and James Hunt."Chicago Sun-Times "The editing keeps each grand prix remarkably clear; especially as the clock winds down, its almost possible to feel the grinding motors and splashing mud."A.V. Club 3 stars out of 4 -- "RUSH, based on 1970s Formula One stars, brings their story to visceral, sympathetic life."Washington Post "Howard shoots the race scenes brilliantly....Its an effective treatment, especially on the climactic Japanese Grand Prix, in the shadow of Mount Fuji in lethal weather conditions."Uncut0.2908781

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"[N]ot just one of the great racing movies of all time, but a virtuoso feat of filmmaking in its own right, elevated by two of the years most compelling performances."Variety "[A]n involving Formula One racing drama centered on the nasty mid-'70s rivalry between two drivers who couldn't have been more dissimilar."Hollywood Reporter 5 stars out of 5 -- "RUSH far exceeds expectations, emerging as one of the most rip-roaring rides of Howards career."Total Film "Howard delivers the real deal in racing frieworks, but it's the way the film digs deep into the psyches of these risk junkies that raises the bar."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "RUSH wins big, delivering the most exciting F1 footage created for film....It is sexy, funny, full of thrills."Empire "It's a classic story of competitors on a headlong collision course, a 450-horsepower movie traveling at 220 miles per hour."Wall Street Journal 4 stars out of 4 -- "The story of real-life rival race-car drivers, RUSH brilliantly captures the exhilaration that comes from facing death head-on. It's also an ode to joyous rivalry."USA Today "Director Ron Howard gives an edgy 'euro' feel to the exciting story of the 70s Formula One rivals Niki Lauda and James Hunt."Chicago Sun-Times "The editing keeps each grand prix remarkably clear; especially as the clock winds down, its almost possible to feel the grinding motors and splashing mud."A.V. Club 3 stars out of 4 -- "RUSH, based on 1970s Formula One stars, brings their story to visceral, sympathetic life."Washington Post "Howard shoots the race scenes brilliantly....Its an effective treatment, especially on the climactic Japanese Grand Prix, in the shadow of Mount Fuji in lethal weather conditions."Uncut0.2908781

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"[N]ot just one of the great racing movies of all time, but a virtuoso feat of filmmaking in its own right, elevated by two of the years most compelling performances."Variety "[A]n involving Formula One racing drama centered on the nasty mid-'70s rivalry between two drivers who couldn't have been more dissimilar."Hollywood Reporter 5 stars out of 5 -- "RUSH far exceeds expectations, emerging as one of the most rip-roaring rides of Howards career."Total Film "Howard delivers the real deal in racing frieworks, but it's the way the film digs deep into the psyches of these risk junkies that raises the bar."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "RUSH wins big, delivering the most exciting F1 footage created for film....It is sexy, funny, full of thrills."Empire "It's a classic story of competitors on a headlong collision course, a 450-horsepower movie traveling at 220 miles per hour."Wall Street Journal 4 stars out of 4 -- "The story of real-life rival race-car drivers, RUSH brilliantly captures the exhilaration that comes from facing death head-on. It's also an ode to joyous rivalry."USA Today "Director Ron Howard gives an edgy 'euro' feel to the exciting story of the 70s Formula One rivals Niki Lauda and James Hunt."Chicago Sun-Times "The editing keeps each grand prix remarkably clear; especially as the clock winds down, its almost possible to feel the grinding motors and splashing mud."A.V. Club 3 stars out of 4 -- "RUSH, based on 1970s Formula One stars, brings their story to visceral, sympathetic life."Washington Post "Howard shoots the race scenes brilliantly....Its an effective treatment, especially on the climactic Japanese Grand Prix, in the shadow of Mount Fuji in lethal weather conditions."Uncut0.2908781

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"THE CITY OF YOUR FINAL DESTINATION is as pure an example of the Merchant Ivory brand of upscale literary cinema as devotees of HOWARDS END, A ROOM WITH A VIEW and REMAINS OF THE DAY could ask for."New York Times0.2423984

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"THE CITY OF YOUR FINAL DESTINATION is as pure an example of the Merchant Ivory brand of upscale literary cinema as devotees of HOWARDS END, A ROOM WITH A VIEW and REMAINS OF THE DAY could ask for."New York Times0.2423984

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