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"...Entertaining, deadpan, seriocomic melodrama....Mamet's screenplay builds much like a whopping good poker game..." New York Times Included in the New York Times "10 Best Films of 1987" New York Times "...Writer David Mamet's first trip behind the camera as director is entertaining good fun, an American film noir with Hitchcockian touches..." Variety "...A real curve ball....Mamet has elevated the dialogue to the foreground....GAMES is smart..." Film Comment "...Coldly absorbing....Mamet gives us the plot in crisp layers....[The] dialogue -- subtly rhythmed, pungent, terrifically well written -- carries the movie..." Los Angeles Times "...Mamet's dialogue starts with the plain red bricks of reality, and mortars them into walls that are slightly askew..." Chicago Sun-Times "With a parlor-trick plot and neon-lit cinematography right out of Edward Hopper's NIGHTHAWKS, GAMES is a con within a con within a con." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly47.7755

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"...Entertaining, deadpan, seriocomic melodrama....Mamet's screenplay builds much like a whopping good poker game..." New York Times Included in the New York Times "10 Best Films of 1987" New York Times "...Writer David Mamet's first trip behind the camera as director is entertaining good fun, an American film noir with Hitchcockian touches..." Variety "...A real curve ball....Mamet has elevated the dialogue to the foreground....GAMES is smart..." Film Comment "...Coldly absorbing....Mamet gives us the plot in crisp layers....[The] dialogue -- subtly rhythmed, pungent, terrifically well written -- carries the movie..." Los Angeles Times "...Mamet's dialogue starts with the plain red bricks of reality, and mortars them into walls that are slightly askew..." Chicago Sun-Times "With a parlor-trick plot and neon-lit cinematography right out of Edward Hopper's NIGHTHAWKS, GAMES is a con within a con within a con." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly47.74304

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"...This diabolical blend of suspense and wit brims with dark surprise....It's spellbinding..."Rolling Stone "...As satisfyingly convoluted a thriller as any since THE USUAL SUSPECTS..."Sight and Sound "...A twisting tale of paranoia....Martin does a nice turn as a clever con artist..."Box Office "...Mamet is at his best examining the three-way power grab....Intricate....[A] complex look at the culture of amorality..."Premiere "...THE SPANISH PRISONER is the smoothest and most convincing of Mamet's elaborate charades and features intriguing performances by Steve Martin and Campbell Scott..."Los Angeles Times "...[A] Rubik's Cube of a suspense film....As satisfying as a really good crossword puzzle..." -- Rating: A-Entertainment Weekly "...David Mamet's craftiest and most satisfying cinematic puzzle....THE SPANISH PRISONER is played by an ensemble cast that never misses a beat of the filmmaker's staccato rhythm..."New York Times "...THE SPANISH PRISONER resembles Alfred Hitchcock in the way that everything takes place in full view....THE SPANISH PRISONER is delightful..."Chicago Sun-Times47.71057

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"...A mesmerizing thriller....Joe Mantegna delivers a brilliant, multifaceted performance..." Rolling Stone "...The dialogue is a pleasure....The bone-tired-don't-bother-me Mamet acting fits perfectly here..." Film Comment "...HOMICIDE absolutely holds your interest....It's a thrilling ride while it lasts, and it marks Mamet's emergence as a writer-director to be reckoned with..." Los Angeles Times "...[A] period piece, which gets by on sheer outrageousness..." USA Today "The dialogue is stark, bracing, and, in rough-and-tumble scenes at the stationhouse and with partner William H. Macy, funny to boot."Film Comment47.42724

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"...[THE EDGE] exhibits a restrained literateness that's quite effective..." Box Office "...THE EDGE boasts some awesome effects..." Sight and Sound "...Great bear. Great Hopkins... USA Today "...A barbed, great-looking adventure film written cannily by David Mamet and directed with verve and fury by Lee Tamahori..." New York Times "...The well-matched actors grab their parts with disciplined ferocity. Baldwin does his best work in a long time....And Hopkins creates one of his most satisfying, complex characters..." Entertainment Weekly "...THE EDGE's fusion of Mametspeak with a true life adventure remains brawny entertainment..."Los Angeles Times "...It's subtly funny in the way it toys with the cliches of the genre....The movie contains glorious scenery..." Chicago Sun-Times "Hopkins does fine work as a billionaire stranded in the middle of the Alaskan wilderness with a smarmy photographer, played by Alec Baldwin....THE EDGE is an interesting footnote in the Mamet canon..." -- Grade: BA.V. Club 4 stars out of 4 -- "Brilliantly written by David Mamet, and beautifully directed by Lee Tamahori, it's thought-provoking, quotable, and worthy of endless analysis."Premiere0.6604139

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"...Packed with surprises, not the least being that it's a smashing work....THE UNTOUCHABLES is an original..."New York Times Included in the New York Times "10 Best Films of 1987"New York Times "...A beautifully crafted portrait of Prohibition-era Chicago....Propelled by scripter David Mamet's rich dialog, Connery delivers one of his finest performances ever. It is filled with nuance, humor and abundant self-confidence..."Variety "...THE UNTOUCHABLES has a great look; two big action set-pieces and a pair of performances by old-pro smoothies..."Los Angeles Times "[W]itty, intricate and surprisingly moving....Brian De Palma brings his dazzling visual skill to set pieces..."Uncut "De Palma's fingerprints are still all over this stylishly violent, David Mamet-scripted urban Western. The Prohibition sets are epic, the actors are outfitted in Armani, and the action is just as riveting 17 years later."Entertainment Weekly 5 stars out of 5 -- "A masterpiece from Brian De Palma....A strikingly polished presentation..."Ultimate DVD 4 stars out of 5 -- "There's much to enjoy....David Mamet's hard-boiled script, De Palma's assured direction, Morricone's score, De Niro's Capone."Empire0.6530666

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"...Packed with surprises, not the least being that it's a smashing work....THE UNTOUCHABLES is an original..."New York Times Included in the New York Times "10 Best Films of 1987"New York Times "...A beautifully crafted portrait of Prohibition-era Chicago....Propelled by scripter David Mamet's rich dialog, Connery delivers one of his finest performances ever. It is filled with nuance, humor and abundant self-confidence..."Variety "...THE UNTOUCHABLES has a great look; two big action set-pieces and a pair of performances by old-pro smoothies..."Los Angeles Times "[W]itty, intricate and surprisingly moving....Brian De Palma brings his dazzling visual skill to set pieces..."Uncut "De Palma's fingerprints are still all over this stylishly violent, David Mamet-scripted urban Western. The Prohibition sets are epic, the actors are outfitted in Armani, and the action is just as riveting 17 years later."Entertainment Weekly 5 stars out of 5 -- "A masterpiece from Brian De Palma....A strikingly polished presentation..."Ultimate DVD 4 stars out of 5 -- "There's much to enjoy....David Mamet's hard-boiled script, De Palma's assured direction, Morricone's score, De Niro's Capone."Empire0.6530666

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"...Packed with surprises, not the least being that it's a smashing work....THE UNTOUCHABLES is an original..."New York Times Included in the New York Times "10 Best Films of 1987"New York Times "...A beautifully crafted portrait of Prohibition-era Chicago....Propelled by scripter David Mamet's rich dialog, Connery delivers one of his finest performances ever. It is filled with nuance, humor and abundant self-confidence..."Variety "...THE UNTOUCHABLES has a great look; two big action set-pieces and a pair of performances by old-pro smoothies..."Los Angeles Times "[W]itty, intricate and surprisingly moving....Brian De Palma brings his dazzling visual skill to set pieces..."Uncut "De Palma's fingerprints are still all over this stylishly violent, David Mamet-scripted urban Western. The Prohibition sets are epic, the actors are outfitted in Armani, and the action is just as riveting 17 years later."Entertainment Weekly 5 stars out of 5 -- "A masterpiece from Brian De Palma....A strikingly polished presentation..."Ultimate DVD 4 stars out of 5 -- "There's much to enjoy....David Mamet's hard-boiled script, De Palma's assured direction, Morricone's score, De Niro's Capone."Empire0.6530666

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"...Packed with surprises, not the least being that it's a smashing work....THE UNTOUCHABLES is an original..."New York Times Included in the New York Times "10 Best Films of 1987"New York Times "...A beautifully crafted portrait of Prohibition-era Chicago....Propelled by scripter David Mamet's rich dialog, Connery delivers one of his finest performances ever. It is filled with nuance, humor and abundant self-confidence..."Variety "...THE UNTOUCHABLES has a great look; two big action set-pieces and a pair of performances by old-pro smoothies..."Los Angeles Times "[W]itty, intricate and surprisingly moving....Brian De Palma brings his dazzling visual skill to set pieces..."Uncut "De Palma's fingerprints are still all over this stylishly violent, David Mamet-scripted urban Western. The Prohibition sets are epic, the actors are outfitted in Armani, and the action is just as riveting 17 years later."Entertainment Weekly 5 stars out of 5 -- "A masterpiece from Brian De Palma....A strikingly polished presentation..."Ultimate DVD 4 stars out of 5 -- "There's much to enjoy....David Mamet's hard-boiled script, De Palma's assured direction, Morricone's score, De Niro's Capone."Empire0.6530666

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"...There are many fine performances and sensitive moral issues contained in [THE VERDICT]..." Variety "...Newman delivers....A clever, suspenseful, entertaining movie..." New York Times "...One of the most gripping courtroom dramas ever made..." USA Today 3 stars out of 5 -- "[The film] features a typically engaging performance from Newman..."Ultimate DVD 4 stars out of 5 - "[T]he bulk of the heavy dramatic lifting...is in the play of emotions across Newman's craggy features. Few other stars have ever had the guts to sink to this whisky-soaked low."Total Film "One of Lumet's best films, this David Mamet-scripted courtroom drama combines the liberal humanism found in the director's earlier 12 ANGRY MEN with a barbed, satirical edge."Sight and Sound0.5253448

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"...There are many fine performances and sensitive moral issues contained in [THE VERDICT]..."Variety "...Newman delivers....A clever, suspenseful, entertaining movie..."New York Times "...One of the most gripping courtroom dramas ever made..."USA Today 3 stars out of 5 -- "[The film] features a typically engaging performance from Newman..."Ultimate DVD 4 stars out of 5 - "[T]he bulk of the heavy dramatic lifting...is in the play of emotions across Newman's craggy features. Few other stars have ever had the guts to sink to this whisky-soaked low."Total Film "One of Lumet's best films, this David Mamet-scripted courtroom drama combines the liberal humanism found in the director's earlier 12 ANGRY MEN with a barbed, satirical edge."Sight and Sound0.5253448

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"The tough-guy dialogue and working-class Boston locations are so realistic it almost feels like you're watching a documentary." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly "[T]he dialogue is almost David Mamet-like in its specificity and rhythm, and it remains bracing even now." -- Grade: A-A.V. Club "There's not one phony note in the film....A lost treasure..."Entertainment Weekly0.4722101

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"...Broderick provides a genuinely pleasant surprise with his fine, effectively sharp-edged performance..."Variety0.3895954

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"[D]irector Steve Pink balances the main story with the more flippant hijinks of comedian Kevin Hart, matched by a playfully bombastic Regina Hall."Variety "Kevin Hart, Michael Ealy, Regina Hall and Joy Bryant are easy to like in a remake that nicely captures the rhythms of a relationship."Chicago Sun-Times "ABOUT LAST NIGHT is frisky fun made all the more entertaining because of the potent chemistry between its quartet of lead actors."USA Today 3 stars out of 4 -- "ABOUT LAST NIGHT is a superior remake of the 1986 film, featuring good acting and some very funny moments..."RogerEbert.com "[A] sweet, silly, semi-raunchy Valentines Day confection directed by Steve Pink..."New York Times "It's not surprising that the remake of the 1986 film ABOUT LAST NIGHT...is broader, cruder and raunchier than the original. What is surprising it that's also much, much funnier."Hollywood Reporter "The jokes are funnier, the acting is better....Certainly, Michael Ealy and Joy Bryant generate more heat than the previous occupants of their roles..."A.V. Club "[The film] benefits from a sharp script by Leslye Headland, who catches the subversive spirit of the original source material..."Rolling Stone "In ABOUT LAST NIGHT, Hart blows up, to hilariously oversize proportions, the eternal male desire for freedom. He's raunch on wheels."Entertainment Weekly0.3246629

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"[D]irector Steve Pink balances the main story with the more flippant hijinks of comedian Kevin Hart, matched by a playfully bombastic Regina Hall."Variety "Kevin Hart, Michael Ealy, Regina Hall and Joy Bryant are easy to like in a remake that nicely captures the rhythms of a relationship."Chicago Sun-Times "ABOUT LAST NIGHT is frisky fun made all the more entertaining because of the potent chemistry between its quartet of lead actors."USA Today 3 stars out of 4 -- "ABOUT LAST NIGHT is a superior remake of the 1986 film, featuring good acting and some very funny moments..."RogerEbert.com "[A] sweet, silly, semi-raunchy Valentines Day confection directed by Steve Pink..."New York Times "It's not surprising that the remake of the 1986 film ABOUT LAST NIGHT...is broader, cruder and raunchier than the original. What is surprising it that's also much, much funnier."Hollywood Reporter "The jokes are funnier, the acting is better....Certainly, Michael Ealy and Joy Bryant generate more heat than the previous occupants of their roles..."A.V. Club "[The film] benefits from a sharp script by Leslye Headland, who catches the subversive spirit of the original source material..."Rolling Stone "In ABOUT LAST NIGHT, Hart blows up, to hilariously oversize proportions, the eternal male desire for freedom. He's raunch on wheels."Entertainment Weekly0.3246629

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"The jokes are funnier, the acting is better....Certainly, Michael Ealy and Joy Bryant generate more heat than the previous occupants of their roles..."A.V. Club "[The film] benefits from a sharp script by Leslye Headland, who catches the subversive spirit of the original source material..."Rolling Stone "ABOUT LAST NIGHT is frisky fun made all the more entertaining because of the potent chemistry between its quartet of lead actors."USA Today "In ABOUT LAST NIGHT, Hart blows up, to hilariously oversize proportions, the eternal male desire for freedom. He's raunch on wheels."Entertainment Weekly "[D]irector Steve Pink balances the main story with the more flippant hijinks of comedian Kevin Hart, matched by a playfully bombastic Regina Hall."Variety "Kevin Hart, Michael Ealy, Regina Hall and Joy Bryant are easy to like in a remake that nicely captures the rhythms of a relationship."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "ABOUT LAST NIGHT is a superior remake of the 1986 film, featuring good acting and some very funny moments..."RogerEbert.com "[A] sweet, silly, semi-raunchy Valentines Day confection directed by Steve Pink..."New York Times "It's not surprising that the remake of the 1986 film ABOUT LAST NIGHT...is broader, cruder and raunchier than the original. What is surprising it that's also much, much funnier."Hollywood Reporter0.3246629

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"The jokes are funnier, the acting is better....Certainly, Michael Ealy and Joy Bryant generate more heat than the previous occupants of their roles..."A.V. Club "[The film] benefits from a sharp script by Leslye Headland, who catches the subversive spirit of the original source material..."Rolling Stone "ABOUT LAST NIGHT is frisky fun made all the more entertaining because of the potent chemistry between its quartet of lead actors."USA Today "In ABOUT LAST NIGHT, Hart blows up, to hilariously oversize proportions, the eternal male desire for freedom. He's raunch on wheels."Entertainment Weekly "[D]irector Steve Pink balances the main story with the more flippant hijinks of comedian Kevin Hart, matched by a playfully bombastic Regina Hall."Variety "Kevin Hart, Michael Ealy, Regina Hall and Joy Bryant are easy to like in a remake that nicely captures the rhythms of a relationship."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "ABOUT LAST NIGHT is a superior remake of the 1986 film, featuring good acting and some very funny moments..."RogerEbert.com "[A] sweet, silly, semi-raunchy Valentines Day confection directed by Steve Pink..."New York Times "It's not surprising that the remake of the 1986 film ABOUT LAST NIGHT...is broader, cruder and raunchier than the original. What is surprising it that's also much, much funnier."Hollywood Reporter0.3246629

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"...The pleasure of this unique film comes in watching superb actors dine on Mamet's pungent language like the feast it is..."Rolling Stone "...An indoor actor's movie with visual snap and distinction..."USA Today "...Splendid....A mordantly funny DEATH OF A SALESMAN for the 1990's..."New York Times "[With] a fantastic cast who relished the searing scenes of male competitiveness..."Uncut "Many of the plaudits go, rightly, to Mamet's screenplay....But James Foley's direction is also a key to the film's relentless, restless power."Empire "...Tightly wound -- and actually very fine....[Baldwin acts with] reptilian gung-ho..." -- Rating: B+Entertainment Weekly "...Mamet is a true magician with streetwise words, a writer who recognizes the poetry hidden in the most scalding language and creates profane dialogue hot enough to suck all the air out of the screen..."Los Angeles Times "...David Mamet's sales drama is notable for the quantity and quality of its swearing. Alec Baldwin, Ed Harris and Al Pacino all have a go..."Total Film "[E]xemplary. Foley remains faithful to his source and gives his actors plenty of room to move..."Sight and Sound0.2833261

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"....Visual elegance that seems to isolate and purify its characters and their troubles....[Moore gives a] sly, delicately shaded performance..."New York Times "...To watch this VANYA is to marvel, as always with Chekhov, at his insights, at how rigorously and effortlessly non-judgmental he is, at how much empathy he has for all his characters..."Los Angeles Times "...This live wire VANYA, freshly observed for the '90s, is fiercely funny, touching and vital..."Rolling Stone "...[Malle] is the master of a visual style suited to tightly-encompassed material. There is not a shot that calls attention to itself, and yet not a shot that is without thought..."Chicago Sun-Times "Malle's last film was a brilliantly filmed reading of Chekhov's 'Uncle Vanya'..."USA Today "...You may feel that you're seeing Chekhov's masterpiece -- really SEEING it -- for the first time..." -- Rating: AEntertainment Weekly "[T]he process on screen is an actors' workshop, but literalness can't describe the hypnotic ease with which the actors assume, then shed, then reinhabit their roles."Wall Street Journal0.2597303

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"....Visual elegance that seems to isolate and purify its characters and their troubles....[Moore gives a] sly, delicately shaded performance..."New York Times "...To watch this VANYA is to marvel, as always with Chekhov, at his insights, at how rigorously and effortlessly non-judgmental he is, at how much empathy he has for all his characters..."Los Angeles Times "...This live wire VANYA, freshly observed for the '90s, is fiercely funny, touching and vital..."Rolling Stone "...[Malle] is the master of a visual style suited to tightly-encompassed material. There is not a shot that calls attention to itself, and yet not a shot that is without thought..."Chicago Sun-Times "Malle's last film was a brilliantly filmed reading of Chekhov's 'Uncle Vanya'..."USA Today "...You may feel that you're seeing Chekhov's masterpiece -- really SEEING it -- for the first time..." -- Rating: AEntertainment Weekly "[T]he process on screen is an actors' workshop, but literalness can't describe the hypnotic ease with which the actors assume, then shed, then reinhabit their roles."Wall Street Journal0.2597303

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"...WE'RE NO ANGELS is full of interesting things. It's a more intelligent, daring, textured work than many recent big studio movies..."Los Angeles Times0.2597303

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4 stars out of 5 -- "In his uproariously funny motion picture debut, director Armando Iannucci takes both a pairing knife and a wrecking ball to the corridors of UK and US power....It builds a relentless head of comic steam that never subsides."Box Office 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "The whole cast is stellar. And it proves that smart and funny can exist in the same movie..."Rolling Stone "In direct contrast to the sober realism of Ken Loach's political films, say, it's a bluntly confrontational approach, but it does have the desired effect of exposing the ugly truths lurking behind the satire."Film Comment "[A] biting political satire about politicians and their operatives involved in a campaign to promote a war....The film features some witty performances..."USA Today "Violently verbose and startlingly impolite, with shovelfuls of obscenities, IN THE LOOP is the most savage, biting political satire on the big screen in years."Los Angeles Times "[I]t's the hilarious tumble of words -- the sly cultural references, astonishingly creative invective, the veritable arias of profanity -- that gives the film an unexpected heft."Wall Street Journal 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[T]his ink-black comedy of war and how to stop worrying and love the spin is devilishly clever....[Iannucci] keeps the dialogue coming fast and furiously funny."Rolling Stone "James Gandolfini is aces as a red-meat U.S. general..." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "It's a cavalcade of wit and verbal virtuosity, highlighted by some of the most inspired use of profanity this side of David Mamet..."A.V. Club0.2361051

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4 stars out of 5 -- "In his uproariously funny motion picture debut, director Armando Iannucci takes both a pairing knife and a wrecking ball to the corridors of UK and US power....It builds a relentless head of comic steam that never subsides."Box Office 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "The whole cast is stellar. And it proves that smart and funny can exist in the same movie..."Rolling Stone "In direct contrast to the sober realism of Ken Loach's political films, say, it's a bluntly confrontational approach, but it does have the desired effect of exposing the ugly truths lurking behind the satire."Film Comment "[A] biting political satire about politicians and their operatives involved in a campaign to promote a war....The film features some witty performances..."USA Today "Violently verbose and startlingly impolite, with shovelfuls of obscenities, IN THE LOOP is the most savage, biting political satire on the big screen in years."Los Angeles Times "[I]t's the hilarious tumble of words -- the sly cultural references, astonishingly creative invective, the veritable arias of profanity -- that gives the film an unexpected heft."Wall Street Journal 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[T]his ink-black comedy of war and how to stop worrying and love the spin is devilishly clever....[Iannucci] keeps the dialogue coming fast and furiously funny."Rolling Stone "James Gandolfini is aces as a red-meat U.S. general..." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "It's a cavalcade of wit and verbal virtuosity, highlighted by some of the most inspired use of profanity this side of David Mamet..."A.V. Club0.2361051

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"THE BROTHERS BLOOM is a con-artist movie....We expect to be played, but the twist is that we're also touched -- which, the film implies, is the cinema's own form of deception." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "THE BROTHERS BLOOM has it all: charming romance, jaunty adventure story, witty dialogue, gorgeous cinematography and superb performances."USA Today "[The director has] upped the ambition, using a light, stylish touch and a David Mamet-inspired hall-of-mirrors plot to comment on the nature of storytelling..."A.V. Club "Rian Johnson's THE BROTHER'S BLOOM lets us in on the con and then fools us. It does that in an interesting way."Chicago Sun-Times "THE BROTHERS BLOOM is all about exploding forms, tropes and archetypes. But it's also a charmer, a witty sandbagging of one's resistance to fairy tales..."Washington Post 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he characters are appealing....THE BROTHERS BLOOM is inventive..."Uncut "Devices honed by Wes Anderson -- snappily narrated and edited cutaways to episodes gilded with quirk -- are in full effect....The most interesting part of the film is often Weisz's performance."Sight and Sound0.2361051

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"THE BROTHERS BLOOM is a con-artist movie....We expect to be played, but the twist is that we're also touched -- which, the film implies, is the cinema's own form of deception." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "THE BROTHERS BLOOM has it all: charming romance, jaunty adventure story, witty dialogue, gorgeous cinematography and superb performances."USA Today "[The director has] upped the ambition, using a light, stylish touch and a David Mamet-inspired hall-of-mirrors plot to comment on the nature of storytelling..."A.V. Club "Rian Johnson's THE BROTHER'S BLOOM lets us in on the con and then fools us. It does that in an interesting way."Chicago Sun-Times "THE BROTHERS BLOOM is all about exploding forms, tropes and archetypes. But it's also a charmer, a witty sandbagging of one's resistance to fairy tales..."Washington Post 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he characters are appealing....THE BROTHERS BLOOM is inventive..."Uncut "Devices honed by Wes Anderson -- snappily narrated and edited cutaways to episodes gilded with quirk -- are in full effect....The most interesting part of the film is often Weisz's performance."Sight and Sound0.2361051

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"THE BROTHERS BLOOM is a con-artist movie....We expect to be played, but the twist is that we're also touched -- which, the film implies, is the cinema's own form of deception." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "THE BROTHERS BLOOM has it all: charming romance, jaunty adventure story, witty dialogue, gorgeous cinematography and superb performances."USA Today "[The director has] upped the ambition, using a light, stylish touch and a David Mamet-inspired hall-of-mirrors plot to comment on the nature of storytelling..."A.V. Club "Rian Johnson's THE BROTHER'S BLOOM lets us in on the con and then fools us. It does that in an interesting way."Chicago Sun-Times "THE BROTHERS BLOOM is all about exploding forms, tropes and archetypes. But it's also a charmer, a witty sandbagging of one's resistance to fairy tales..."Washington Post 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he characters are appealing....THE BROTHERS BLOOM is inventive..."Uncut "Devices honed by Wes Anderson -- snappily narrated and edited cutaways to episodes gilded with quirk -- are in full effect....The most interesting part of the film is often Weisz's performance."Sight and Sound0.2361051

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"THE BROTHERS BLOOM is a con-artist movie....We expect to be played, but the twist is that we're also touched -- which, the film implies, is the cinema's own form of deception." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "THE BROTHERS BLOOM has it all: charming romance, jaunty adventure story, witty dialogue, gorgeous cinematography and superb performances."USA Today "[The director has] upped the ambition, using a light, stylish touch and a David Mamet-inspired hall-of-mirrors plot to comment on the nature of storytelling..."A.V. Club "Rian Johnson's THE BROTHER'S BLOOM lets us in on the con and then fools us. It does that in an interesting way."Chicago Sun-Times "THE BROTHERS BLOOM is all about exploding forms, tropes and archetypes. But it's also a charmer, a witty sandbagging of one's resistance to fairy tales..."Washington Post 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he characters are appealing....THE BROTHERS BLOOM is inventive..."Uncut "Devices honed by Wes Anderson -- snappily narrated and edited cutaways to episodes gilded with quirk -- are in full effect....The most interesting part of the film is often Weisz's performance."Sight and Sound0.2361051

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"...RONIN represents an exhilarating return to form for Frankenheimer....The real deal in action fireworks..." Rolling Stone "...Bracing sequences....A welcome throwback....[De Niro] makes most recent action-movie figures look like callow jocks..." -- Rating: B+ Entertainment Weekly "...This throwback to director John Frankenheimer's vintage international thrillers has an attractively old-fashioned feel..." USA Today "...An extraordinary cast of actors, all on the same formidable wavelength, match wits most impressively....Mr. De Niro shows off a brooding, hard-guy panache with its own brand of international appeal..."New York Times "[R]uthlessly constructed, hugely entertaining..." Uncut0.1947977

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"...RONIN represents an exhilarating return to form for Frankenheimer....The real deal in action fireworks..."Rolling Stone "...This throwback to director John Frankenheimer's vintage international thrillers has an attractively old-fashioned feel..."USA Today "...An extraordinary cast of actors, all on the same formidable wavelength, match wits most impressively....Mr. De Niro shows off a brooding, hard-guy panache with its own brand of international appeal..."New York Times "...Bracing sequences....A welcome throwback....[De Niro] makes most recent action-movie figures look like callow jocks..." -- Rating: B+Entertainment Weekly "[R]uthlessly constructed, hugely entertaining..."Uncut0.1947977

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"...An immaculate, unostentatious reconstruction, the period registers visually..."Sight and Sound "...Well-acted, beautifully filmed....Nicholson and Lange are excellent..."Variety0.1947977

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"...Triumphant....Denzel Washington gives the performance of the year..." Rolling Stone "...Washington's great performance dominates....MALCOLM X conveys its subject's magnetism and lifelong evolution, while forever synergizing its lead performer and his role..." -- 4 out of 4 stars USA Today "...A triumph, an intimate and engrossing biographical saga....With MALCOLM X, Lee has created a galvanizing political tragedy..." Entertainment Weekly "...In a time when political currents are moving quickly, Lee is one of the few American filmmakers with the clout and the will to make a controversial film like this..." Chicago Sun-Times "...It quivers with righteous rage. Washington is remarkable throughout..."Total Film0.1623314

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"...[An] entertaining picture....[The] design is tasteful and captures well the physical surroundings of the characters..." Variety "...Hilarious, insightful....Tender, marvelously well played and thoroughly engaging..." Los Angeles Times "...It's a great love story and a great comedy..." Chicago Sun-Times0.1623314

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