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"[A] vividly intimate film....Brie Larson, operating in another realm, creates a marvelously complex heroine."Wall Street Journal "[A] small wonder, a film of exceptional naturalness and empathy that takes material about troubled teenagers and young adults that could have been generic and turns it into something moving and intimate."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "Actress Brie Larson delivers an astonishing performance in the naturalistic drama SHORT TERM 12."Washington Post "[T]he film conveys a wealth of compelling details....Emotions, too, generally have a real-world level of complexity and honesty."A.V. Club 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "SHORT TERM 12 comes from a place of delicate and truthful understatement, which allows the humanity and decency of its characters -- and, yes, the lessons -- to shine through naturally."RogerEbert.com 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "SHORT TERM 12, an exceptional film in every way, breaks the mold."Rolling Stone "[A] drama of astonishing emotional purity....[The actors] show you what emotionally naked acting is all about." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly "Its one of the best movies of the year....SHORT TERM 12 is also slyly funny, graceful, tender and peppered with moments of small joy."Chicago Sun-Times "This modest, low-budget feature set in a foster care facility is well-written, terrifically acted and compelling."USA Today 4 stars out of 5 -- "The key to it is Brie Larson, previously an indie bit-part mainstay...who here confirms her character-actor cred as young-but-weathered carer Grace."Total Film 5 stars out of 5 -- "SHORT TERM 12 is a miracle of a movie. Beautifully written and perfectly played, all of human life is here..."Empire36.35707

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"[A] vividly intimate film....Brie Larson, operating in another realm, creates a marvelously complex heroine."Wall Street Journal "[A] small wonder, a film of exceptional naturalness and empathy that takes material about troubled teenagers and young adults that could have been generic and turns it into something moving and intimate."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "Actress Brie Larson delivers an astonishing performance in the naturalistic drama SHORT TERM 12."Washington Post "[T]he film conveys a wealth of compelling details....Emotions, too, generally have a real-world level of complexity and honesty."A.V. Club 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "SHORT TERM 12 comes from a place of delicate and truthful understatement, which allows the humanity and decency of its characters -- and, yes, the lessons -- to shine through naturally."RogerEbert.com 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "SHORT TERM 12, an exceptional film in every way, breaks the mold."Rolling Stone "[A] drama of astonishing emotional purity....[The actors] show you what emotionally naked acting is all about." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly "Its one of the best movies of the year....SHORT TERM 12 is also slyly funny, graceful, tender and peppered with moments of small joy."Chicago Sun-Times "This modest, low-budget feature set in a foster care facility is well-written, terrifically acted and compelling."USA Today 4 stars out of 5 -- "The key to it is Brie Larson, previously an indie bit-part mainstay...who here confirms her character-actor cred as young-but-weathered carer Grace."Total Film 5 stars out of 5 -- "SHORT TERM 12 is a miracle of a movie. Beautifully written and perfectly played, all of human life is here..."Empire36.35707

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"The director Wil Shriner, a Florida native, captures the laidback mood of a Gulf Coast beach town..." New York Times "[T]he spotlight on corporate greed and its effects on defenseless animals inspires thought about ecological balance and preservation of endangered species."USA Today 3 stars out of 5 -- "Younger kids will find the pranks and schemes funny, while the enviro-activist theme is an important message to which they may just latch on." Box Office35.60512

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"It's an unusual performance, simultaneously understated and way, way over the top..." -- Grade: BA.V. Club35.32518

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"Fonda, displaying gravitas and sly humor, and Liu, appealing and funny, both offer sterling support."Hollywood Reporter31.24546

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"[A] culturally astute drama, spiked with enough comedy to make it splendidly intoxicating to watch."Los Angeles Times "[U]nforced, unhurried, unpretentious....This story of adolescents on the brink of adulthood is refreshingly, and endearingly, unlike the overheated features that have come to define the genre."Wall Street Journal 4 stars out of 4 -- "[I]t compassionately conveys the confusion, insecurities and joys that are a quintessential part of being 18."USA Today 4 stars out of 4 -- "A lovely film about two high school seniors who look, speak and feel like real 18-year-old middle-American human beings."RogerEbert.com "Whats different, and irresistibly so, about THE SPECTACULAR NOW is the way that familiar romantic configuration has been rejuvenated by a healthy dose of authenticity."A.V. Club "Much of this patiently achieved success flows from Miles Tellers winning, seemingly effortless performance as Sutter, in all his laziness and charm, open-mindedness and fatalism, always with a glimpse of the unease beneath."New York Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "James Ponsoldt's funny and touching coming-of-age tale covers old ground with disarming freshness."Rolling Stone "[I]t's one of the rare truly soulful and authentic teen movies. It's about the experience of being caught on the cusp and not knowing which way you'll land." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "What beautiful work by Shailene Woodley....Its a wonderfully written role, and Woodley is brilliant in every second she is onscreen."Chicago Sun-Times30.90953

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"[T]he movie morphs into an action comedy with a tonal complexity that marks it as a very contemporary creative project....21 JUMP STREET is a riot of risks that pay off, the biggest of which might be handing Tatum funny business." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "[Tatum] has the kind of comic timing thats deceptively laid-back and sharp at the same time."Movieline 4.5 out of 5 -- "Jonah Hill is masterful at delivering absurd stories with so much sweetness, the nonsense can't even get in the way. If you loved SUPERBAD...this could be your new favorite movie."Box Office 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his mix of buddy-buddy cop movie and high-school comedy is surprisingly fun-packed from start to finish."Total Film "[C]heerfully chaotic, gleefully vulgar....The most agreeable parts turn on the unlikely affection that grows between Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum as screw-up cops and reluctant buddies..."Wall Street Journal "Hill is in fine form....Its Tatum, an introspective actor not thought of as an exuberant funnyman, who rises to the occasion with a loose, mischievous performance..."Hollywood Reporter "[T]here's enough disposable fun to be had in a script that relishes every chance to prove it's not trying too hard..."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 4 -- "[O]ne of the pleasures of 21 JUMP STREET is that the screenplay by Michael Bacall and Jonah Hill is happy to point out all of its improbabilities; the premise is preposterous to begin with, and they run with that."Chicago Sun-Times "[The film has] an endearing, punch-you-in-the-arm-because-I-like-you-man charm."Los Angeles Times "21 JUMP STREET is an example of how formula-driven entertainment can succeed....silly, spirited and, yes, smart enough to work."New York Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[W]ith a fresh script, flip humor and inspired casting....It's that rare comedy that's funny throughout, with a hilarious story that hinges on the unlikely pairing of Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum..."USA Today 3 stars out of 4 -- "This bracing new take on 21 JUMP STREET has a playful spark all its own. It's a blast."Rolling Stone0.4479114

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"[T]he movie morphs into an action comedy with a tonal complexity that marks it as a very contemporary creative project....21 JUMP STREET is a riot of risks that pay off, the biggest of which might be handing Tatum funny business." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "[Tatum] has the kind of comic timing thats deceptively laid-back and sharp at the same time."Movieline 4.5 out of 5 -- "Jonah Hill is masterful at delivering absurd stories with so much sweetness, the nonsense can't even get in the way. If you loved SUPERBAD...this could be your new favorite movie."Box Office 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his mix of buddy-buddy cop movie and high-school comedy is surprisingly fun-packed from start to finish."Total Film "[C]heerfully chaotic, gleefully vulgar....The most agreeable parts turn on the unlikely affection that grows between Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum as screw-up cops and reluctant buddies..."Wall Street Journal "Hill is in fine form....Its Tatum, an introspective actor not thought of as an exuberant funnyman, who rises to the occasion with a loose, mischievous performance..."Hollywood Reporter "[T]here's enough disposable fun to be had in a script that relishes every chance to prove it's not trying too hard..."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 4 -- "[O]ne of the pleasures of 21 JUMP STREET is that the screenplay by Michael Bacall and Jonah Hill is happy to point out all of its improbabilities; the premise is preposterous to begin with, and they run with that."Chicago Sun-Times "[The film has] an endearing, punch-you-in-the-arm-because-I-like-you-man charm."Los Angeles Times "21 JUMP STREET is an example of how formula-driven entertainment can succeed....silly, spirited and, yes, smart enough to work."New York Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[W]ith a fresh script, flip humor and inspired casting....It's that rare comedy that's funny throughout, with a hilarious story that hinges on the unlikely pairing of Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum..."USA Today 3 stars out of 4 -- "This bracing new take on 21 JUMP STREET has a playful spark all its own. It's a blast."Rolling Stone0.4479114

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