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"With lunatic swagger and gonzo jive, Thewlis explores the dark pits of nocturnal London..." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly "...A brilliant somersault of a movie that lands this fine English director in dark new cinematic territory..."New York Times "...Brilliantly observed..." - RecommendedPremiere "...A strangely moving love story....Anchored by a confident tour de force from Thewlis..."Variety23.94202

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"The opening images of THE ZERO THEOREM could hardly be more arresting: a man, naked and hairless, sits in front of an oversize computer screen in surroundings that are at once archaic and futuristic."New York Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "The mood of ZERO THEOREM is brooding and melancholy, but also more overtly comic than BRAZIL or TWELVE MONKEYS..."Chicago Sun-Times23.79281

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"...A potently in-your-face crime drama....The movie has energy and danger and depraved wit..."Rolling Stone "...Taut, corrosive and compelling....GANGSTER NO. 1 is solid, satisfying fare for adults..."Los Angeles Times "...Paul McGuigan lets rip with a brutal and assured follow-up to the visually hyperbolic THE ACID HOUSE....The film succeeds at capturing the pit-bull intensity of the cutthroat milieu..."Film Comment "...[Featuring] some exceptional performances..."Box Office "...The movie is exact in its characters and staging..."Chicago Sun-Times "...A compelling thriller..."Total Film23.72363

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"...The film is stunningly beautiful and affecting..."Rolling Stone "...Rapturously pretty and filled with surprising passion....Thewlis is an arresting, eerily authentic actor..."New York Times "...The elegant cast works well and sincerely.... Girls will inevitably love all this..."Entertainment Weekly "...BLACK BEAUTY is as simple and straightforward as its source....It is solid and dependable, and those qualities are no doubt rarer in films than they are in horses..."Los Angeles Times "...This story of a stallion's life never fails to entertain..."Total Film23.55068

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Mark Herman's adaptation of John Boyne's novella succeeds....Both Vera Farmiga and David Thewlis furnish their parental roles with real humanity."Empire 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS adds another poignant tale to the canon of Holocaust movies....It is also a notably faithful rendering of John Boyne's novel, told from the perspective of a young boy."USA Today "THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS is not only about Germany during the war, although the story it tells is heartbreaking in more than one way."Chicago Sun-Times "[A]n affecting drama that refuses to soft-pedal its harrowing conclusion."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he power of the story and the performances -- young Butterfield amazes -- is indisputable."Rolling Stone0.5265617

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Mark Herman's adaptation of John Boyne's novella succeeds....Both Vera Farmiga and David Thewlis furnish their parental roles with real humanity."Empire 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS adds another poignant tale to the canon of Holocaust movies....It is also a notably faithful rendering of John Boyne's novel, told from the perspective of a young boy."USA Today "THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS is not only about Germany during the war, although the story it tells is heartbreaking in more than one way."Chicago Sun-Times "[A]n affecting drama that refuses to soft-pedal its harrowing conclusion."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he power of the story and the performances -- young Butterfield amazes -- is indisputable."Rolling Stone0.5265617

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Mark Herman's adaptation of John Boyne's novella succeeds....Both Vera Farmiga and David Thewlis furnish their parental roles with real humanity."Empire 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS adds another poignant tale to the canon of Holocaust movies....It is also a notably faithful rendering of John Boyne's novel, told from the perspective of a young boy."USA Today "[A]n affecting drama that refuses to soft-pedal its harrowing conclusion."Los Angeles Times "THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS is not only about Germany during the war, although the story it tells is heartbreaking in more than one way."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he power of the story and the performances -- young Butterfield amazes -- is indisputable."Rolling Stone0.5265617

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Mark Herman's adaptation of John Boyne's novella succeeds....Both Vera Farmiga and David Thewlis furnish their parental roles with real humanity."Empire 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS adds another poignant tale to the canon of Holocaust movies....It is also a notably faithful rendering of John Boyne's novel, told from the perspective of a young boy."USA Today "[A]n affecting drama that refuses to soft-pedal its harrowing conclusion."Los Angeles Times "THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS is not only about Germany during the war, although the story it tells is heartbreaking in more than one way."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he power of the story and the performances -- young Butterfield amazes -- is indisputable."Rolling Stone0.5265617

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Mark Herman's adaptation of John Boyne's novella succeeds....Both Vera Farmiga and David Thewlis furnish their parental roles with real humanity."Empire 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS adds another poignant tale to the canon of Holocaust movies....It is also a notably faithful rendering of John Boyne's novel, told from the perspective of a young boy."USA Today "THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS is not only about Germany during the war, although the story it tells is heartbreaking in more than one way."Chicago Sun-Times "[A]n affecting drama that refuses to soft-pedal its harrowing conclusion."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he power of the story and the performances -- young Butterfield amazes -- is indisputable."Rolling Stone0.5265617

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"Brando is showstoppingly bizarre. He isn't just phoning this one in, he's calling long-distance from Mars." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly0.2075428

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"[M]ost of the cast is strong and the movie has moments of suspense."USA Today0.2075428

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his really is Sally Hawkins' show. Her performance is every bit as bold as that of David Thewlis in NAKED.....This journey into optimism is a very welcome diversion."Uncut "Hawkins' virtuoso performance captures Poppy's comic qualities....Upbeat and accessible..."Sight and Sound 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[Leigh] keeps the emotions in balance by keeping them real....HAPPY-GO-LUCKY is more than movie, it's a gift."Rolling Stone "[HAPPY-GO-LUCKY] is a decidedly clear-eyed exploration of the challenged of being happy. And, as such, it's both an enjoyable comedy and a fascinating character study."USA Today "Played by Sally Hawkins in a performance that one the Silver Bear for best actress at the Berlin Film Festival, Poppy practically defines irrepressible."Los Angeles Times "In HAPPY-GO-LUCKY, Sally Hawkins offers an Oscar-worthy performance as Poppy, the funny, kind-hearted, and mischievous protagonist."Premiere "Hawkins imbues Poppy with an innate effervescence that plays off beautifully against adversity." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 5 -- "HAPPY-GO-LUCKY is a genuine feelgood film. There's a good chance that you'll wish you could face all life's tribulations Poppy-style."Empire "Hawkins has a ball with the extroverted, clownish aspects of her character, and she's no less compelling in the delicate, pensive scenes where she tries to regain her equilibrium."Film Comment "[T]he film is so closely tuned to the pulse of communal life, to the rhythms of how people work, play and struggle together, it captures the larger picture along with the smaller....[An] expansive, moving film..."New York Times "Mike Leigh's uncanny ability to find drama in ordinary lives is used with genius....Strangely inspiring."Chicago Sun-Times Included in Entertainment Weekly's 2008 Films Of The Year -- "The marvel of HAPPY-GO-LUCKY is that Hawkins and director Mike Leigh end up winning over even the gloomiest Guses..."Entertainment Weekly "Sally Hawkins gives an astonishing performance in Mike Leigh's one-of-a-kind comedy..."Wall Street Journal0.2020625

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his really is Sally Hawkins' show. Her performance is every bit as bold as that of David Thewlis in NAKED.....This journey into optimism is a very welcome diversion."Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "HAPPY-GO-LUCKY is a genuine feelgood film. There's a good chance that you'll wish you could face all life's tribulations Poppy-style."Empire "Hawkins' virtuoso performance captures Poppy's comic qualities....Upbeat and accessible..."Sight and Sound "Hawkins has a ball with the extroverted, clownish aspects of her character, and she's no less compelling in the delicate, pensive scenes where she tries to regain her equilibrium."Film Comment 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[Leigh] keeps the emotions in balance by keeping them real....HAPPY-GO-LUCKY is more than movie, it's a gift."Rolling Stone "[HAPPY-GO-LUCKY] is a decidedly clear-eyed exploration of the challenged of being happy. And, as such, it's both an enjoyable comedy and a fascinating character study."USA Today "Played by Sally Hawkins in a performance that one the Silver Bear for best actress at the Berlin Film Festival, Poppy practically defines irrepressible."Los Angeles Times "[T]he film is so closely tuned to the pulse of communal life, to the rhythms of how people work, play and struggle together, it captures the larger picture along with the smaller....[An] expansive, moving film..."New York Times "In HAPPY-GO-LUCKY, Sally Hawkins offers an Oscar-worthy performance as Poppy, the funny, kind-hearted, and mischievous protagonist."Premiere "Hawkins imbues Poppy with an innate effervescence that plays off beautifully against adversity." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "Mike Leigh's uncanny ability to find drama in ordinary lives is used with genius....Strangely inspiring."Chicago Sun-Times Included in Entertainment Weekly's 2008 Films Of The Year -- "The marvel of HAPPY-GO-LUCKY is that Hawkins and director Mike Leigh end up winning over even the gloomiest Guses..."Entertainment Weekly0.2020625

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"[T]he first movie in the series with fear and wonder in its bones, and genuine fun, too....The whole movie zips along with a matter-of-fact cleverness that stays a step ahead of you."Entertainment Weekly "Not only is this dazzler by far the best and most thrilling of the three Harry Potter movies to date, it's a film that can stand on its own..." Rolling Stone "This is surely the most interesting of the three Potter movies....It feels at once more dangerous, more thoroughly enchanted and more real."New York Times "The magic here works not just on the level of weird and wonderful ghosts and monsters but through a series of haunting images that draw attention to key themes and a breadth of imagination..." Sight and Sound "Alfonso Cuaron directs for mood, and the result is the most satisfying HARRY to date."USA Today "[Cuaron] brought a new style and intelligence to Hogwarts."Los Angeles Times0.1729523

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"This is surely the most interesting of the three Potter movies....It feels at once more dangerous, more thoroughly enchanted and more real."New York Times "[T]he first movie in the series with fear and wonder in its bones, and genuine fun, too....The whole movie zips along with a matter-of-fact cleverness that stays a step ahead of you."Entertainment Weekly "Alfonso Cuaron directs for mood, and the result is the most satisfying HARRY to date."USA Today "Not only is this dazzler by far the best and most thrilling of the three Harry Potter movies to date, it's a film that can stand on its own..."Rolling Stone "The magic here works not just on the level of weird and wonderful ghosts and monsters but through a series of haunting images that draw attention to key themes and a breadth of imagination..."Sight and Sound "[Cuaron] brought a new style and intelligence to Hogwarts."Los Angeles Times "The movie's set pieces seduce you with elegance, wit or suspense."Wall Street Journal0.1729523

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"[T]he first movie in the series with fear and wonder in its bones, and genuine fun, too....The whole movie zips along with a matter-of-fact cleverness that stays a step ahead of you."Entertainment Weekly "Not only is this dazzler by far the best and most thrilling of the three Harry Potter movies to date, it's a film that can stand on its own..." Rolling Stone "This is surely the most interesting of the three Potter movies....It feels at once more dangerous, more thoroughly enchanted and more real."New York Times "The magic here works not just on the level of weird and wonderful ghosts and monsters but through a series of haunting images that draw attention to key themes and a breadth of imagination..." Sight and Sound "Alfonso Cuaron directs for mood, and the result is the most satisfying HARRY to date."USA Today "[Cuaron] brought a new style and intelligence to Hogwarts."Los Angeles Times0.1729523

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"[T]he first movie in the series with fear and wonder in its bones, and genuine fun, too....The whole movie zips along with a matter-of-fact cleverness that stays a step ahead of you."Entertainment Weekly "This is surely the most interesting of the three Potter movies....It feels at once more dangerous, more thoroughly enchanted and more real."New York Times "The movie's set pieces seduce you with elegance, wit or suspense."Wall Street Journal "Not only is this dazzler by far the best and most thrilling of the three Harry Potter movies to date, it's a film that can stand on its own..."Rolling Stone "The magic here works not just on the level of weird and wonderful ghosts and monsters but through a series of haunting images that draw attention to key themes and a breadth of imagination..."Sight and Sound "Alfonso Cuaron directs for mood, and the result is the most satisfying HARRY to date."USA Today "[Cuaron] brought a new style and intelligence to Hogwarts."Los Angeles Times0.1729523

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"[Staunton's] showstopping Dolores slays her charges with pepperminty steeliness....The character is a Pepto-Bismol-tinted bolt of energy..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "[A] sleek, swift and exciting adaptation of J.K. Rowling's longest novel to date....A tense and twisty political thriller, with clandestine meetings, bureaucratic skullduggery and intimations of conspiracy hanging in the air."New York Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "PHOENIX is one of the stronger entries in the Potter cine-canon, fizzing with exceptional FX..."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "The opening is fantastic, both stylish yet understated as it sees the magical and muggle world clash unexpectedly."Ultimate DVD "[T]his seems a return to the more straightforward action-adventure format of the first two Chris Columbus-directed films....[With] pacey action and CG thrills..."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "The last act is the reward here, a series of breathtaking magical showdowns....This is a proper, grown-up adventure. And that bodes well for the films to come."Empire0.1729523

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"This is surely the most interesting of the three Potter movies....It feels at once more dangerous, more thoroughly enchanted and more real."New York Times "[T]he first movie in the series with fear and wonder in its bones, and genuine fun, too....The whole movie zips along with a matter-of-fact cleverness that stays a step ahead of you."Entertainment Weekly "Alfonso Cuaron directs for mood, and the result is the most satisfying HARRY to date."USA Today "Not only is this dazzler by far the best and most thrilling of the three Harry Potter movies to date, it's a film that can stand on its own..."Rolling Stone "The magic here works not just on the level of weird and wonderful ghosts and monsters but through a series of haunting images that draw attention to key themes and a breadth of imagination..."Sight and Sound "[Cuaron] brought a new style and intelligence to Hogwarts."Los Angeles Times "The movie's set pieces seduce you with elegance, wit or suspense."Wall Street Journal0.1729523

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"...[An] exceptionally acted comic framework....Leigh again proves himself a world-class filmmaker..."Rolling Stone "...This is one of Mike Leigh's strongest....It's a perfect slice-of-life British drama..."Total Film "...Very special....[The cast is] a joy to watch, both for the vigor of their performances and for the immense satisfaction they seem to have had in getting those characters together..."New York Times "...Marvelously eccentric....At once surreal and very real..."Los Angeles Times0.1729523

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"...[An] exceptionally acted comic framework....Leigh again proves himself a world-class filmmaker..."Rolling Stone "...This is one of Mike Leigh's strongest....It's a perfect slice-of-life British drama..."Total Film "...Very special....[The cast is] a joy to watch, both for the vigor of their performances and for the immense satisfaction they seem to have had in getting those characters together..."New York Times "...Marvelously eccentric....At once surreal and very real..."Los Angeles Times0.1729523

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3 stars out of 5 -- "The opening is fantastic, both stylish yet understated as it sees the magical and muggle world clash unexpectedly."Ultimate DVD "[T]his seems a return to the more straightforward action-adventure format of the first two Chris Columbus-directed films....[With] pacey action and CG thrills..."Sight and Sound "[Staunton's] showstopping Dolores slays her charges with pepperminty steeliness....The character is a Pepto-Bismol-tinted bolt of energy..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "[A] sleek, swift and exciting adaptation of J.K. Rowling's longest novel to date....A tense and twisty political thriller, with clandestine meetings, bureaucratic skullduggery and intimations of conspiracy hanging in the air."New York Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "PHOENIX is one of the stronger entries in the Potter cine-canon, fizzing with exceptional FX..."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "The last act is the reward here, a series of breathtaking magical showdowns....This is a proper, grown-up adventure. And that bodes well for the films to come."Empire0.1729523

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