chjwetel-ejiofor,Red Dust [DVD] [2006] [English] [Region 1], Three Blind Mice [DVD] [2003] [Multilingual] [Region 1], Dirty Pretty Things [Blu-ray], Endgame [DVD] [2009], Slow Burn [DVD] [2007] [Multilingual] [Region 1]

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he flash frames of Ejiofor's fractured memory are particularly effective and upsetting....It's a highly affecting film, steeped in moral certitude."Ultimate DVD34.98901

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"...A swift, tangy drama....[An] understated and sure film....Mr. Knight's climactic story-beat achieves its purpose with a minimum of fuss, abetted by the elegant thoughtfulness of Mr. Frears and the no-nonsense charisma of Mr. Ejiofor..."New York Times "...Disturbing and intriguing, DIRTY PRETTY THINGS fits a great deal into its 94 quicksilver minutes....This is a film that insinuates itself deeply into our awareness..."Los Angeles Times "...It's a suspense thriller, a dark comedy, an astute sociological study of the 'New Europe', and a haunting love story, all rolled into one smashing film..."Movieline's Hollywood Life "...Culture clashes in the U.K. are a common screen topic, but Frears is a master....It is dirtier than pretty, but Frears finds beauty in the telling..."USA Today "...Fueled by gripping suspense, dark humor and outraged humanity, the film is a modern horror story that means to shake you and does..."Rolling Stone "[W]orthy, intelligent, tense, and mostly quite wonderful..."Premiere34.98901

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"[S]triking....The film is not so much a history lesson -- the filmmakers say this is a fictional piece inspired by Harvey's book -- but a thrilling primer on how to end conflicts of blood hatred."Hollywood Reporter "Both actors turn in stunning and coolly emotive performances....There's nothing in ENDGAME that's less than proficient."Box Office31.21324

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3 stars out of 4 -- "Ejiofor confirms his status as one of the best actors anywhere....The resonant stillness he brings to REDBELT pulls you in....Mamet is on his game, and that is a sight to see."Rolling Stone 3 stars out of 4 -- "Anchored by a powerful and nuanced performance by Chiwetel Ejiofor, Mamet's latest writing and directing effort is a compelling drama about the world of martial arts fighting."USA Today "[T]ricky and engrossing....A contemporary noir with a samurai movie interior, as sincere, plaintive and strangely optimistic a movie as he's made."Los Angeles Times "[T]he film's visual moderation, contained scale and ambition keep it well tethered. It's a tight film purely if not simply, which of course also means it's about he struggle to live."New York Times "Mamet regulars Ricky Jay and Joe Mantegna blend well with Mamet newbie Tim Allen, a treat as a spoiled-rotten aging Hollywood action star." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "REDBELT offers a good deal of Mametian red meat while also trying to break out of some of the strictures that Mamet's erected around his own work."Premiere 4 stars out of 5 -- "Ejiofor is superbly centered and authoritative, completely in command of Mamet's mantra-like dialogue."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "Standing out in a cracking cast, Ejiofor is electric as a man being slowly driven to breaking point...it's enthralling and moving, proving that, even for David Mamet, actions can speak louder than words."Empire30.61539

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3 stars out of 4 -- "Ejiofor confirms his status as one of the best actors anywhere....The resonant stillness he brings to REDBELT pulls you in....Mamet is on his game, and that is a sight to see."Rolling Stone 3 stars out of 4 -- "Anchored by a powerful and nuanced performance by Chiwetel Ejiofor, Mamet's latest writing and directing effort is a compelling drama about the world of martial arts fighting."USA Today "[T]ricky and engrossing....A contemporary noir with a samurai movie interior, as sincere, plaintive and strangely optimistic a movie as he's made."Los Angeles Times "[T]he film's visual moderation, contained scale and ambition keep it well tethered. It's a tight film purely if not simply, which of course also means it's about he struggle to live."New York Times "Mamet regulars Ricky Jay and Joe Mantegna blend well with Mamet newbie Tim Allen, a treat as a spoiled-rotten aging Hollywood action star." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "REDBELT offers a good deal of Mametian red meat while also trying to break out of some of the strictures that Mamet's erected around his own work."Premiere 4 stars out of 5 -- "Ejiofor is superbly centered and authoritative, completely in command of Mamet's mantra-like dialogue."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "Standing out in a cracking cast, Ejiofor is electric as a man being slowly driven to breaking point...it's enthralling and moving, proving that, even for David Mamet, actions can speak louder than words."Empire30.61539

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"The movie is astonishing for its dramatic power, and unsparing in its depiction of the brutality visited on Solomon and his fellow slaves..."Wall Street Journal "McQueen's juxtaposition of intensely savage scenes with lush natural beauty, interlaced with ambient sound, is a disturbingly vivid filmmaking choice."USA Today "Its at once a familiar, utterly strange and deeply American story....A story that seizes you almost immediately with a visceral force."New York Times "[A]n agonizingly magnificent movie....12 YEARS A SLAVE lets us stare at the primal sin of America with open eyes..." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 4 -- "As Solomon, Ejiofor gives an electrifying performance that will be talked about for years."Rolling Stone "[I]t seems certain to transcend the movie realm and become a new reference point in contemporary culture -- The film is amazing, and in every way good."Wall Street Journal "[A] film about great bravery, featuring some of the bravest performances youll ever have the privilege to witness."Chicago Sun-Times 4 stars out of 4 -- "Intense, unflinching, bold in its simplicity and radical in its use of image, sound and staging, 12 YEARS A SLAVE is in many ways is the defining epic so many have longed for to examine -- if not cauterize -- Americas primal wound."Washington Post "Ejiofors soulful performance is rightly being discussed as a Best Actor frontrunner..."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "12 YEARS A SLAVE is history lesson as horror film, powerful, visceral and affecting. And after years of being great in everything, Chiwetel Ejiofor shines in a lead worthy of his immense talent."Empire "12 YEARS A SLAVE is entirely successful -- it is a sober, non-judgmental study that does not preach to audiences. In contains many powerful and lasting images..."Uncut "[McQueen's] is a decidedly high style -- every image has been precisely calibrated, tailored to fit a consonant aesthetic."Sight and Sound30.61539

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"The movie is astonishing for its dramatic power, and unsparing in its depiction of the brutality visited on Solomon and his fellow slaves..."Wall Street Journal "McQueen's juxtaposition of intensely savage scenes with lush natural beauty, interlaced with ambient sound, is a disturbingly vivid filmmaking choice."USA Today "Its at once a familiar, utterly strange and deeply American story....A story that seizes you almost immediately with a visceral force."New York Times "[A]n agonizingly magnificent movie....12 YEARS A SLAVE lets us stare at the primal sin of America with open eyes..." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 4 -- "As Solomon, Ejiofor gives an electrifying performance that will be talked about for years."Rolling Stone "[I]t seems certain to transcend the movie realm and become a new reference point in contemporary culture -- The film is amazing, and in every way good."Wall Street Journal "[A] film about great bravery, featuring some of the bravest performances youll ever have the privilege to witness."Chicago Sun-Times 4 stars out of 4 -- "Intense, unflinching, bold in its simplicity and radical in its use of image, sound and staging, 12 YEARS A SLAVE is in many ways is the defining epic so many have longed for to examine -- if not cauterize -- Americas primal wound."Washington Post "Ejiofors soulful performance is rightly being discussed as a Best Actor frontrunner..."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "12 YEARS A SLAVE is history lesson as horror film, powerful, visceral and affecting. And after years of being great in everything, Chiwetel Ejiofor shines in a lead worthy of his immense talent."Empire "12 YEARS A SLAVE is entirely successful -- it is a sober, non-judgmental study that does not preach to audiences. In contains many powerful and lasting images..."Uncut "[McQueen's] is a decidedly high style -- every image has been precisely calibrated, tailored to fit a consonant aesthetic."Sight and Sound30.61539

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