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3 stars out of 5 -- "[W]hat puts BART GOT A ROOM above the norm is a tight and charming screenplay and Hecker's way with mood and place....[With] winning performances from the young leads..."Box Office13.8511

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] exuberant actioner....CRANK wouldn't work without Jason Statham. Battered, weary, wiescracking and astoundingly, viciously lethal, he's the working class angel of death cinema..."Total Film "[A]s showily amped and amiably amoral an extreme action pic as the exhaust-end of summer deserves." Entertainment Weekly9.912242

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] exuberant actioner....CRANK wouldn't work without Jason Statham. Battered, weary, wiescracking and astoundingly, viciously lethal, he's the working class angel of death cinema..."Total Film "[A]s showily amped and amiably amoral an extreme action pic as the exhaust-end of summer deserves." Entertainment Weekly9.912242

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] exuberant actioner....CRANK wouldn't work without Jason Statham. Battered, weary, wiescracking and astoundingly, viciously lethal, he's the working class angel of death cinema..."Total Film "[A]s showily amped and amiably amoral an extreme action pic as the exhaust-end of summer deserves." Entertainment Weekly9.912242

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] exuberant actioner....CRANK wouldn't work without Jason Statham. Battered, weary, wiescracking and astoundingly, viciously lethal, he's the working class angel of death cinema..."Total Film "[A]s showily amped and amiably amoral an extreme action pic as the exhaust-end of summer deserves." Entertainment Weekly9.912242

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JazzTimes (12/97, p.135) - "...not your average tribute album....often bringing out shades of meaning bubbling below the well-travelled surfer anthems. The range of approaches alone is impressive..."9.655512

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"[T]hough the movie bears some of the Farrellys' trademark outrageous humor, it has a sweet demeanor and makes a noble statement."Los Angeles Times "[A] film that does for the mentally challenged what REVENGE OF THE NERDS did for the pocket-protector set, finding a hidden coolness in their ability to be themselves." -- Grade: B Entertainment Weekly "[T]here is a sweet and rather sentimental story arc." Sight and Sound7.110576

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"[A] film that does for the mentally challenged what REVENGE OF THE NERDS did for the pocket-protector set, finding a hidden coolness in their ability to be themselves." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly "[T]here is a sweet and rather sentimental story arc."Sight and Sound "[T]hough the movie bears some of the Farrellys' trademark outrageous humor, it has a sweet demeanor and makes a noble statement."Los Angeles Times7.110576

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"...Unabashedly lyrical and beautifully photographed....Its stately pace and appreciation of the austere grandeur of the Texas landscape and the eerie beauty of night baseball contribute to its aura of modern American folk tale..." New York Times "...The movie keeps its eye on the ball....[The filmmakers] touch the heart without being sticky..." USA Today "...A sweet, engaging, truth-based celebration of America's favorite pastime....THE ROOKIE will feel like a home run..." Premiere "...John Lee Hancock's heartfelt movie scores a solid hit..."Rolling Stone "...[The filmmakers have] given THE ROOKIE a lovely, relaxed feeling that makes us happy to be in this film's company..." Los Angeles Times "...Smoothly directed....Schwartzman's attractive color lensing is splendid....Quaid's effortlessly compelling and engagingly earnest performance keeps the pic grounded in down-to-earth reality..." Variety "...[Quaid] brings an appealing humility to his role..." Sight and Sound "...This gently played story of an ordinary second chance is actually quite a treat..." Total Film6.168372

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"...Unabashedly lyrical and beautifully photographed....Its stately pace and appreciation of the austere grandeur of the Texas landscape and the eerie beauty of night baseball contribute to its aura of modern American folk tale..." New York Times "...The movie keeps its eye on the ball....[The filmmakers] touch the heart without being sticky..." USA Today "...A sweet, engaging, truth-based celebration of America's favorite pastime....THE ROOKIE will feel like a home run..." Premiere "...John Lee Hancock's heartfelt movie scores a solid hit..."Rolling Stone "...[The filmmakers have] given THE ROOKIE a lovely, relaxed feeling that makes us happy to be in this film's company..." Los Angeles Times "...Smoothly directed....Schwartzman's attractive color lensing is splendid....Quaid's effortlessly compelling and engagingly earnest performance keeps the pic grounded in down-to-earth reality..." Variety "...[Quaid] brings an appealing humility to his role..." Sight and Sound "...This gently played story of an ordinary second chance is actually quite a treat..." Total Film6.168372

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"...John Lee Hancock's heartfelt movie scores a solid hit..."Rolling Stone "...The movie keeps its eye on the ball....[The filmmakers] touch the heart without being sticky..."USA Today "...Smoothly directed....Schwartzman's attractive color lensing is splendid....Quaid's effortlessly compelling and engagingly earnest performance keeps the pic grounded in down-to-earth reality..."Variety "...A sweet, engaging, truth-based celebration of America's favorite pastime....THE ROOKIE will feel like a home run..."Premiere "...[The filmmakers have] given THE ROOKIE a lovely, relaxed feeling that makes us happy to be in this film's company..."Los Angeles Times "...[Quaid] brings an appealing humility to his role..."Sight and Sound "...Unabashedly lyrical and beautifully photographed....Its stately pace and appreciation of the austere grandeur of the Texas landscape and the eerie beauty of night baseball contribute to its aura of modern American folk tale..."New York Times "...This gently played story of an ordinary second chance is actually quite a treat..."Total Film6.168372

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Down Beat (p.54) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he sharp arrangements retain the contrapuntal flash, sweet voicings and fiery rhythms of the original era..."JazzTimes (p.68) - "Brian Carpenter's Brooklyn renegades reinvestigates the potency of music from the 1920s..."0.2829713

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Entertainment Weekly (1/8/99, pp.64-65) - "...it sounds like the freshest rock album that never existed. The feather-boa anthems (from Lou Reed, Brian Eno and Roxy Music) still conjure the delicate decadence of that era's fashion and mood..." - Rating: A0.2084768

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"[An] appealing dramedy...."[It] is actually scruffy and sweet, thanks to a nicely underplayed turn byChandler Canterbury as the kid,Kelsey, and the chemistry betweenJason Ritter andJake Sandvig."Movieline "[S]cruffy and sweet, thanks to a nicely underplayed turn byChandler Canterbury as the kid,Kelsey, and the chemistry betweenJason Ritter andJake Sandvig as hipster grifters Ben and Alan."Movieline0.2073989

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"[An] appealing dramedy...."[It] is actually scruffy and sweet, thanks to a nicely underplayed turn byChandler Canterbury as the kid,Kelsey, and the chemistry betweenJason Ritter andJake Sandvig."Movieline "[S]cruffy and sweet, thanks to a nicely underplayed turn byChandler Canterbury as the kid,Kelsey, and the chemistry betweenJason Ritter andJake Sandvig as hipster grifters Ben and Alan."Movieline0.2073989

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Alternative Press (p.188) - "[P]roducer Brian McTernan brings the band's lush, dreamy atmospherics to the forefront, seamlessly connecting these moments with Moneen's unrelenting series of guitar and noise explosions."Alternative Press (p.136) - Included in Alternative Press's "10 Essential Albums Of 2006" -- "Moneen are an unstoppable force."Kerrang (Magazine) (p.47) - "THE RED TREE is saccharine-sweet pop-punk; all clean vocals, melodic harmonising and big hooks."0.1886475

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"...Mr. Wenders demonstrates his casual mastery....He lovingly lingers over the baked, cracking pavement, blowing kisses to [L.A.'s] flaws..." New York Times "...Wenders and cinematographer Phedeon Papamichael work up some nifty atmosphere, enhanced by a soundtrack from the likes of Bono and Brian Eno..."Rolling Stone "...A quixotic marvel....[With] emotionally lucid compositions..." Film Comment "...Rapturously beautiful....THE MILLION DOLLAR HOTEL is a fantasy, a fairy tale..." Los Angeles Times0.1707289

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"...Mr. Wenders demonstrates his casual mastery....He lovingly lingers over the baked, cracking pavement, blowing kisses to [L.A.'s] flaws..." New York Times "...Wenders and cinematographer Phedeon Papamichael work up some nifty atmosphere, enhanced by a soundtrack from the likes of Bono and Brian Eno..."Rolling Stone "...A quixotic marvel....[With] emotionally lucid compositions..." Film Comment "...Rapturously beautiful....THE MILLION DOLLAR HOTEL is a fantasy, a fairy tale..." Los Angeles Times0.1662263

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Entertainment Weekly (07/11/03, pp.78-9) - "...Recalls the mood-drenched fog of Galaxie 500 decorated with Byrdsian guitar filligrees....[a] shimmering sound tapestry..." - Rating: B+Uncut (9/03, p.112) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...A pure, delicate pop breeze as evocative of bucolic summer afternoons as anything in the Brian Wilson catalogue..."Alternative Press (9/03, p.102) - 3 out of 5 - "...Every song is a jewel - pretty, austere and precision-cut..."CMJ (07/07/03, p.7) - "...Dreamy, subtle melodies....Between shimmering, breezy interludes and the recurring chimes of church bells, singer Alasdair MacLean whispers gently of truth and yearning, carefully treading the line between the real and the surreal..."Mojo (Publisher) (9/03, p.113) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...[Listeners] will find comfort in the warm surrender of The Clientele's aesthetic, the sweet, curious familiarity that lies in the indistinct and the allusive..."0.1650666

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Q (4/99, p.98) - 4 Stars (out of 5) - "...achieves the near-impossible by putting a freash spin on songs that look to the usual venerable sources - John Lennon, Brian Wilson, for inspiration, resulting in an album of irresistable, clever modern pop..."CMJ (1/25/99, p.25) - "...a skilled craftsman who makes a rare kind of power pop -- it appeals to both lovers of hummable, sugary pop and to the serious songwriter. His arrangements are intricate and savvy without compromising the simple beauty of his hooks..."Mojo (Publisher) (03/99, p.106) - "...He [Falkner] makes it all seems effortless and, furthermore, delivers it with a playful twinkle in his eyes. CAN YOU STILL FEEL? is a joy."0.1599967

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"...Rowdy, rambunctious, sweet-natured....Farley and Spade take off like rockets....TOMMY BOY is a good belly laugh of a movie..."Los Angeles Times "...Farley and Spade are very funny....Check out Farley to see a master at work..."Sight and Sound "Chris Farley puts the fat in indefatigable in this, his best movie."Rolling Stone0.1517203

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"...Rowdy, rambunctious, sweet-natured....Farley and Spade take off like rockets....TOMMY BOY is a good belly laugh of a movie..."Los Angeles Times "...Farley and Spade are very funny....Check out Farley to see a master at work..."Sight and Sound "Chris Farley puts the fat in indefatigable in this, his best movie."Rolling Stone0.1517203

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"...Rowdy, rambunctious, sweet-natured....Farley and Spade take off like rockets....TOMMY BOY is a good belly laugh of a movie..."Los Angeles Times "...Farley and Spade are very funny....Check out Farley to see a master at work..."Sight and Sound "Chris Farley puts the fat in indefatigable in this, his best movie."Rolling Stone0.1517203

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Down Beat (p.68) - "[T]he jazz trio form in their hands has an almost primitive, inside-your-head, idiosyncratic quality to it that suggests the three are truly one."JazzTimes (p.90) - "Bassist Reed Mathis frequently takes the role of lead voice, using an octave pedal to boost his sound and give him a tone that's similar to Bill Frisell's."Mojo (Publisher) (p.91) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[They] joyfully apply their jazz smarts to pop and rock....There's playfulness...but also genuine heart: witness an emotional, reverent look at Brian Wilson's 'Wonderful'."0.1509915

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Rolling Stone (p.105) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[With] gorgeous songs that range from Buddy Holly-style rock to prom balladry to the strummy epic 'Hellhole Ratrace.'"Spin (p.33) - Ranked #5 in Spin's "40 Best Albums Of 2009" -- "[A] dazzling debut that hazily evokes 1959 without the greaser-kitsch baggage."Entertainment Weekly (p.104) - Included in Entertainment Weekly's 'The Best Albums of 2009' -- "ALBUM is a shambolic tribute to the enduring spark of basement-bred rock & roll..."CMJ - "[W]hile 'Goddamn''s hedonistic verses carry trace inflections of the Thin White Duke, 'Hellhole Rat Race' bears a far more somber Costello-esque vocal."Billboard (p.36) - "[T]he duo manages to make sweet pop music devoid of cynicism."Q (Magazine) (p.111) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "The abiding mood is of boy-next-door heartache, while the songwriting draws heavily on bigwigs such as Elvis Costello, Burt Bacharach and Brian Wilson..."Clash (magazine) - "[T]heir music is jam-packed full of laid back melodies and psychedelic wanderings under pinned with classic hooks."Uncut (magazine) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "ALBUM lurches bizarrely from the heart-rending to the goofy to the simply spaced-out, but what it lacks in polish it makes up for with buckets of charm."0.1179047

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Rolling Stone (p.105) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[With] gorgeous songs that range from Buddy Holly-style rock to prom balladry to the strummy epic 'Hellhole Ratrace.'"Spin (p.33) - Ranked #5 in Spin's "40 Best Albums Of 2009" -- "[A] dazzling debut that hazily evokes 1959 without the greaser-kitsch baggage."Entertainment Weekly (p.104) - Included in Entertainment Weekly's 'The Best Albums of 2009' -- "ALBUM is a shambolic tribute to the enduring spark of basement-bred rock & roll..."CMJ - "[W]hile 'Goddamn''s hedonistic verses carry trace inflections of the Thin White Duke, 'Hellhole Rat Race' bears a far more somber Costello-esque vocal."Billboard (p.36) - "[T]he duo manages to make sweet pop music devoid of cynicism."Q (Magazine) (p.111) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "The abiding mood is of boy-next-door heartache, while the songwriting draws heavily on bigwigs such as Elvis Costello, Burt Bacharach and Brian Wilson..."Clash (magazine) - "[T]heir music is jam-packed full of laid back melodies and psychedelic wanderings under pinned with classic hooks."Uncut (magazine) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "ALBUM lurches bizarrely from the heart-rending to the goofy to the simply spaced-out, but what it lacks in polish it makes up for with buckets of charm."0.1179047

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Rolling Stone (p.105) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[With] gorgeous songs that range from Buddy Holly-style rock to prom balladry to the strummy epic 'Hellhole Ratrace.'"Spin (p.33) - Ranked #5 in Spin's "40 Best Albums Of 2009" -- "[A] dazzling debut that hazily evokes 1959 without the greaser-kitsch baggage."Entertainment Weekly (p.104) - Included in Entertainment Weekly's 'The Best Albums of 2009' -- "ALBUM is a shambolic tribute to the enduring spark of basement-bred rock & roll..."CMJ - "[W]hile 'Goddamn''s hedonistic verses carry trace inflections of the Thin White Duke, 'Hellhole Rat Race' bears a far more somber Costello-esque vocal."Billboard (p.36) - "[T]he duo manages to make sweet pop music devoid of cynicism."Q (Magazine) (p.111) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "The abiding mood is of boy-next-door heartache, while the songwriting draws heavily on bigwigs such as Elvis Costello, Burt Bacharach and Brian Wilson..."Clash (magazine) - "[T]heir music is jam-packed full of laid back melodies and psychedelic wanderings under pinned with classic hooks."Uncut (magazine) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "ALBUM lurches bizarrely from the heart-rending to the goofy to the simply spaced-out, but what it lacks in polish it makes up for with buckets of charm."0.1179047

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Q (8/96, p.126) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...Their mostly uptempo, mainly downbeat debut...does not fall neatly on modern indie's map....Brian Molko...drapes a stab of punksome adrenaline....the effect is uneasily sharp and tuneful....this energising, square-peg stuff..."Uncut (p.123) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "The best of the clutch of rarities among the additional tracks is the ultra-percussive punk-funk banshee wail of 'Paycheck'..."Option (11-12/96, p.122) - "The shifty melodic swirl of Placebo goes down as easy as a sugar pill, though its sweet pop hooks hide dark humor in a musical masquerade that recalls the dynamic tenion of Pond...and the distortion-tinged waves of the Pumpkins..."Melody Maker (12/21-28/96, pp.66-67) - Ranked #21 on Melody Maker's list of 1996's 'Albums Of The Year.'Melody Maker (6/15/96, p.42) - Recommended - "...Even if you weren't looking, Placebo stand up and scream for your attention....if post-punk/grunge is going anywhere meaningful at all, it's down their dark road."Kerrang (Magazine) (p.55) - "[T]hey've always had a knack for finding glitter in London's seedy underbelly."Kerrang (Magazine) (p.53) - "[A]n alt-rock must have....Set to sublimely snotty but irresistibly catchy tunes."NME (Magazine) (12/21-28/96, pp.66-67) - Ranked #13 in NME's 1996 critic's poll.NME (Magazine) (6/15/96, p.48) - 8 (out of 10) - "...pure teenage angst....indecently catchy pop songs....an all too rare pop record with intentions far beyond the drab recreation of vintage '60s moments..."0.1179047

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Rolling Stone (8/31/00, p.73) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...On-par tunes and productions...strikingly unified....ranking among the band's most heartfelt achievements..."Entertainment Weekly (8/11/00, pp.78-9) - "...There aren't many who won't want [this]...bearing several of Brian's post-PET SOUNDS mini-masterpieces..." - Rating: B+/B-Q (9/00, pp.118-9) - 5 stars out of 5 - "...SUNFLOWER is an absolute delight...[they] minted a sound that managed to stride into fresh pastures, but retain the qualities...that had long been their calling card....SURF'S UP ups the ante even further...the sun-kissed psychedelia belatedly reaches full bloom..."Melody Maker (9/12/00, p.51) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Classic symphonic pop mixed confusingly in with naive green politics. Buy PET SOUNDS first, then consider this classic pair of 1970/1 albums."0.1177463

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"SLEEPING DOGS LIE is a bold, provocative meditation on sexual secrets and lies....It's frequently uproarious, yet, in the end, surprisingly sweet."Movieline's Hollywood Life "[A] lean, subversive comedy....The acting, especially by Ms. Hamilton, is better than serviceable."New York Times "The writer-director is Bobcat Goldthwait, who has made a scrappily funny and observant takeoff on the secrets that complete even the 'normal' among us." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] provocative indie, a surprise hit at Sundance....Laced with comic appeal and tenderness..."Total Film "[Goldthwait] keeps the story's ribald elements grounded in richly human comedy..."Sight and Sound0.1162656

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"SLEEPING DOGS LIE is a bold, provocative meditation on sexual secrets and lies....It's frequently uproarious, yet, in the end, surprisingly sweet."Movieline's Hollywood Life "[A] lean, subversive comedy....The acting, especially by Ms. Hamilton, is better than serviceable."New York Times "The writer-director is Bobcat Goldthwait, who has made a scrappily funny and observant takeoff on the secrets that complete even the 'normal' among us." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] provocative indie, a surprise hit at Sundance....Laced with comic appeal and tenderness..."Total Film "[Goldthwait] keeps the story's ribald elements grounded in richly human comedy..."Sight and Sound0.1162656

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