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The Wire (8/99, p.64) - "...when you get to the piano solo at track ten, 'Portal', all the fine work up to that point seems like a prelude to five minutes 25 seconds of [Paul] Bley genius."Down Beat (2/00, pp.76-7) - 3.5 out of 5 - "...marked by frequent unison passages of sax and guitar and a constantly shifting underlay of percussion....filled with free improvisation..."0.1159515

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Spin (p.98) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Jones'] husky vocals sound immense and commanding over dark, cinematic organs..."XXL (Magazine) (p.165) - "[T]he certified gangsta manages to find an equal balance between street lure and social consciousness..."11.17676

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JazzTimes (6/95, p.99) - "...integrates music, text and such theatrical elements as costumes and decor. Scored for ten percussionists and a number of taped voices....COMPOSITION NO. 174 isn't for tenderfoots; it's a tough trek even for listeners used to the rigors of Braxton's music."11.17676

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Spin (p.98) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Jones'] husky vocals sound immense and commanding over dark, cinematic organs..."XXL (Magazine) (p.165) - "[T]he certified gangsta manages to find an equal balance between street lure and social consciousness..."11.17558

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Spin (p.98) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Jones'] husky vocals sound immense and commanding over dark, cinematic organs..."XXL (Magazine) (p.165) - "[T]he certified gangsta manages to find an equal balance between street lure and social consciousness..."11.17234

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"[T]his smartly dressed package injects a traditional fairy tale, Hans Christian Andersen's 'The Snow Queen,' with enough contemporary attitudes and female empowerment touches to please both little girls and their moms. Energetic, humorous and not too cloying..."Hollywood Reporter "A quixotic snowman who longs to experience summer handily steals the show in FROZEN, Disney's 53rd in-house animated feature and one of its most classical."Variety "[T]he visuals are crisp and mesmerising. And in Anna, it boasts a triumphantly single-minded female role model..."Total Film 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he animated comedy-adventure has a sweet and very modern message, plus strong characters."Washington Post "Disneys FROZEN works beautifully as a timeless fairy tale with a modern twist. As Walt himself might have put it: Here is a movie sure to captivate children, delight adults, and melt the hearts of audiences of all ages."Chicago Sun-Times "[T]he exploding-ice-crystal visuals are spectacular: You can almost feel them freeze-burning your fingers." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he animation is pretty, the songs are tuneful, and Josh Gad gets big laughs as Olaf, a snowman with a sun fetish."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 4 -- "It's a warm-hearted, rousing and stunning animated saga ideally poised for the holiday season."USA Today "With a cool, contemporary spin on a fairy-tale classic, a dramatic Nordic landscape animated in splendid storybook style and Broadway vets belting out power ballads, FROZEN is an icy blast of fun from the very first flake."Los Angeles Times "[The film has] a modern, exuberant spirit that draws heat from Broadway-style musical numbers and, before and after everything else, from marvelous 3-D animation."Wall Street Journal "[I]ts gleaming dream world of snow and ice is one of the most visually captivating environments to be found in a Disney animated film."New York Times "[I]n its simple pleasures, its every bit as enjoyable as WINNIE THE POOH, with a strong and valuable moral undercurrent to boot."A.V. Club "[T]he snowy, icy animation is impeccable. The big songs are also appropriately stirring..."Empire "[N]ever less than gorgeous to watch. A majestic mountaintop ice castle is particularly exquisite -- glittery and detailed and tactile..."RogerEbert.com3.518025

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"SALOME counts among the last movies to make full use of the resources of the studio system to create an elaborately lighted, wholly artificial environment for its star."New York Times3.277099

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"...Del Toro is an expert at the ominous, using a striking visual sense to drench his films with an atmosphere suffocatingly thick with undefined menace..."Los Angeles Times "...Stylishly directed by Guillermo Del Toro, whose visual sense adds a certain texture that makes everything scarier and more effective..."Chicago Sun-Times "...Ominous....The bugs move with scary agility, and the sounds are highly evocative..."New York Times3.13752

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Gonzalez-Rubio immerses us in a world of natural beauty; better still, he never allows the bonding to turn soggy."Total Film3.116462

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"...A fitfully funny sci-fi comedy..."USA Today "...Plenty entertaining....The movie is visually witty and even marvelous when it comes to depicting the spectacular creatures..."Entertainment Weekly "...A consistently amusing action romp....[With] exceedingly vivid and credible visual effects that blend seamlessly with the action..."Variety "...Mr. Duchovny and Mr. Jones make an amusing pair..."New York Times "...A good-natured spirit....Duchovny and Jones play off each other nicely..."Hollywood Reporter "...Amiable and entertaining....It's quite an achievement to create not only a one-off monster but an entire ecosystem..."Sight and Sound "[There are] many laughs to be had."Uncut3.116462

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5 stars out of 5 -- "It's a deglamourised shot of wake-up juice that strips a brutal reality bare....Accept that every mobster movie you've ever seen is rose-tinted nonsense. Now take a dip in this icy plunge-pool of a picture."Total Film "[A] masterpiece of the genre....Garrone opts here for a strongly realistic and severe cinematography....Another sign of the film's sophistication is its austere soundtrack."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t has an under-the-skin quality that makes for an outstanding drama. It's a film that paints a full, ugly portrait of the Camorra corruptors and their corruption..."Empire "SCARFACE looms large in GOMORRAH, an unflinching corrective to the mafia film."Film Comment Included in Entertainment Weekly's 2008 Films Of The Year -- "[Y]ou've never seen anything like GOMORRA....Garone shoots in a fast, off-the-cuff nonfiction style..."Entertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "It's brilliant filmmaking, a wake-up call that means to shake you, and does."Rolling Stone "[A] corrosive and ferociously unsentimental fictional look at Italian organized crime....The sense that you are visiting an alien world is critical to the film's forceful grip, which immediately takes hold of you..."New York Times "[T]he dramatic structure is complex, the details are instructive, and the sense of tragedy is momentous."Wall Street Journal "Garrone was a painter before becoming a filmmaker; the training reveals itself through hauntingly stark images in which characters seem to get swallowed by an unforgiving environment."Washington Post "The film is a curative for the romanticism of THE GODFATHER and SCARFACE....GOMORRAH looks grimy and sullen, and has no heroes, only victims....That is its power."Chicago Sun-Times "[A] gripping, clear-eyed drama....Don't look for resolution, romanticism, or comic relief....Instead, there's the power of damning truth." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly Included in Chicago Sun-Times's "The Best Foreign Films Of 2009" -- "Remorseless drama about the foot solders of the Camorra..."Chicago Sun-Times3.08938

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"[A] cheerfully chaotic jumble of fairy tale and nursery rhyme characters parachuted into a Spanish storybook setting. It also looks terrific..."New York Times "[T]he results are so funny and irresistible audiences are bound to be swept away into this kitty's universe."Box Office "[C]harming....PUSS IN BOOTS exults in extravagant images..."Wall Street Journal "PUSS IN BOOTS is a family film where the adventure and invention never flag and the tongue-in-cheek humor doesn't linger far behind."Los Angeles Times "[With] Breezy action, clever twists on classic figures from fables and grown-up gags tucked in amidst the kid-friendly developments."Movieline "With his impeccable comic timing and lyrical Spanish accent, Banderas' swashbuckling charmer is an undeniable treat."USA Today "PUSS IN BOOTS proves the Antonio Banderas-voiced ginger tomcat a surprisingly able leading man when removed to his own universe."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 4 -- "[S]hockingly good....There's no stunt casting, just good, solid performances, even down to the bit parts."Washington Post 3 stars out of 5-- "[With] spot-on voice casting....The skillful use of depth of field creates expansive, layered environments."Total Film2.686237

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"...When performing on-stage...[Prince] can be a riveting spectacle..." New York Times "...An impressive feature film....[The concerts] are splendidly realized musicvid-type affairs, awash in purple-hued smoky lighting atmosphere and right-on camera work..." Variety "Showcasing the performer at the height of his creative and commercial success....[T]he performances are nothing short of magical." Entertainment Weekly "[T]his 1994 movie brought the liquid-hipped one to middle America, mutating his funk into warped guitar rock." Uncut2.664504

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"...SCHOOL DAZE touches on some important themes....Fishburne brings great authority to his role..." Variety2.653975

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"Part of the fun of EXAMINED LIFE comes from watching these very intelligent people try to make themselves intelligible."New York Times "[T]he heady documentary EXAMINED LIFE provides a sound forum for an influential cross-section of professional thinkers to theorize on such weighty topics as life and death, politics, the environment and disabilities."Los Angeles Times2.601692

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"SAW is gripping exploitation, laughing off claims to seriousness while giving its audience a more pungent ride than recent mainstream offerings."Sight and Sound "[SAW] does a better-than-average job of conveying the panic and helplessness of men terrorized by a sadist in a degrading environment..."New York Times "Utterly nihilistic and relentlessly tense, SAW is a must for horror freaks."Rolling Stone "SAW is a gristle-cut B psycho thriller that would like to tap the sickest corners of your imagination."Entertainment Weekly Ranked #9 in Rolling Stone's "Top 25 DVDs Of 2005' -- "First-time director James Wan and screenwriter Whannell have a way with splatter. Better duck."Rolling Stone2.573034

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"SWEETGRASS is often astonishingly beautiful....Mr. Castaing-Taylor has an extraordinary eye: he takes you right into the center of the herd so it almost feels as if you're jostling alongside the animals as they rush for food or surge up a ravine."New York Times 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film has a real attention to neutrality, which lends some startling effect to the experience of seeing such iconic creatures, vocations and landscapes in varying states of undress."Box Office "Part elegy and part update, Ilisa Barbash and Lucien Castaing-Taylor's documentary follows ranchers and their sea of sheep on a historic final run to summer pastures."Film Comment "[M]inimalist and hypnotic, a catalog of observations about the primal relationship between man and beast, and the still-daunting challenges of the Western landscape."A.V. Club "[S]lyly transendental....It has its own suspense: It's there in the movements of the flock..." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly "SWEETGRASS is an unexpectedly intoxicating documentary, unexpected because it blends high artistic standards with the grueling reality of one of the toughest, most exhausting of work environments."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "It's a gorgeous and, believe it or not, riveting documentary...about sheep."Washington Post2.538067

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"Berlinger's reputation as a skilled filmmaker-journalist and the topical subject matter make CRUDE must-viewing for those who care about the planet."Hollywood Reporter 3.5 stars out of 4 -- Heres a powerhouse of a documentary that makes you feel mad as hell and unwilling to take it anymore.Rolling Stone "[W]hat CRUDE does best is take us behind the scenes and show in often candid detail how campaigns are waged, tactics decided on and strategies prioritized."Los Angeles Times "It's a David-and-Goliath tale, full of anger and disturbing accusation, but it's also inspiring." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "Joe Berlinger's scorched-earth documentary and David-and-Goliath drama offers more than a few eco-outraged observations on the not-so-free enterprise system."Washington Post "Humorous, quirky touches lift devastatingly sad content..."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "Berlinger admirably keeps his focus on the human level, particularly crusading local lawyer Pablo Fajardo..."Empire2.526863

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"...[COMA] combines dry humour and documentary realism....A pleasingly old-fashioned movie..." Sight and Sound "...An extremely entertaining suspense drama....[The] entire cast, down through minor supporting roles, contributes to the impact..." Variety2.511159

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"[T]his smartly dressed package injects a traditional fairy tale, Hans Christian Andersen's 'The Snow Queen,' with enough contemporary attitudes and female empowerment touches to please both little girls and their moms. Energetic, humorous and not too cloying..."Hollywood Reporter "A quixotic snowman who longs to experience summer handily steals the show in FROZEN, Disney's 53rd in-house animated feature and one of its most classical."Variety "With a cool, contemporary spin on a fairy-tale classic, a dramatic Nordic landscape animated in splendid storybook style and Broadway vets belting out power ballads, FROZEN is an icy blast of fun from the very first flake."Los Angeles Times "[The film has] a modern, exuberant spirit that draws heat from Broadway-style musical numbers and, before and after everything else, from marvelous 3-D animation."Wall Street Journal "[I]ts gleaming dream world of snow and ice is one of the most visually captivating environments to be found in a Disney animated film."New York Times "[T]he visuals are crisp and mesmerising. And in Anna, it boasts a triumphantly single-minded female role model..."Total Film "[I]n its simple pleasures, its every bit as enjoyable as WINNIE THE POOH, with a strong and valuable moral undercurrent to boot."A.V. Club 4 stars out of 4 -- "It's a warm-hearted, rousing and stunning animated saga ideally poised for the holiday season."USA Today 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he animated comedy-adventure has a sweet and very modern message, plus strong characters."Washington Post "Disneys FROZEN works beautifully as a timeless fairy tale with a modern twist. As Walt himself might have put it: Here is a movie sure to captivate children, delight adults, and melt the hearts of audiences of all ages."Chicago Sun-Times "[T]he exploding-ice-crystal visuals are spectacular: You can almost feel them freeze-burning your fingers." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he animation is pretty, the songs are tuneful, and Josh Gad gets big laughs as Olaf, a snowman with a sun fetish."Rolling Stone "[T]he snowy, icy animation is impeccable. The big songs are also appropriately stirring..."Empire "[N]ever less than gorgeous to watch. A majestic mountaintop ice castle is particularly exquisite -- glittery and detailed and tactile..."RogerEbert.com2.506255

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"...[Deneuve is] heart-stoppingly gorgeous....Chilly alienation." -- Rating: A Entertainment Weekly "...Polanski ups the horror ante with stylish, Hitchcockian filmmaking that makes the most of shadow and nuance and is chock-full of symbolism and subtext..." Chicago Sun-Times "...An all-time chiller..." USA Today "Polanski uses all his tricks to convey Deneuve's increasing disconnect from the world, from striking visuals...to a sound design that rivals that of Robert Wise's THE HAUNTING for sheer, skin-crawling unpleasantness." -- Grade: AA.V. Club2.505805

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"...Landis knows well the strength of his performers and unleashes them for delightful individual moments and wacky interaction..."Variety "...Murphy makes a slick segue from hustler to Wall Street wizard..." -- Rating: B+Entertainment Weekly "...Consummately slick entertainment....[Aykroyd and Murphy] work together deftly..."New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's still funny and sharp-witted..."Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "Expect intelligent comedy for the 'greed is good' generation, directed by John Landis at the height of his powers"Ultimate DVD2.505805

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"Jordan Scott creates an atmosphere of dusky longing..."Los Angeles Times2.495275

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JazzTimes (p.80) - "Moyet, with her uncompromising musicality and a diverse history that embraces punk, blues and hard-driving dance beats, is expertly versed in the art of enriching whatever environment she's placed in..."2.365036

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"REDACTED takes us on a tour not only of battlefield, but also of the modern media environment, where no moment goes unrecorded..."New York Times "[D]aring, unsettling....A modestly abstract picture that eschews dramatic narrative in order to daringly call into question how we interpret what we see..."Box Office 3 stars out of 5 -- "It's compellingly acted by a group of unknowns. What's new here is De Palma's interest in the ways information is communicated in our age of blogs, video diaries, You Tube, and the absence of absolute truth."Entertainment Weekly2.26455

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"...Many of the sequences are thrilling....The visual environment is beautifully conceived and skillfully rendered..." New York Times "...CHAMBER OF SECRETS, the movie weaves a powerful spell over its audience..." USA Today "...[The film has] new characters, marvelously played by fresh king-and-queen hams who conjure the old-fashioned art of well-placed acting..." Entertainment Weekly "...The young actors -- Daniel Radcliffe as Harry, Rupert Grint as Ron, and Emma Watson as Hermione -- exude a new ease..." Rolling Stone "...It affords an opportunity for such character actors as Kenneth Branagh and Shirley Henderson to let rip....[The] monsters from the first film are smoother and more nuanced here..." Sight and Sound "...CHAMBER OF SECRETS, like its predecessor, is intelligently cast and makes good use of behind-the-camera talent..." Los Angeles Times "...Enchanting....We see even more of the exquisitely realized Harry Potter universe in this outing..." Box Office "...It possesses a confidence and intermittent flair that begin to give it a life of its own....[The] film features a commanding turn by Christian Coulson..." Variety2.258223

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"...DeVito and Schwarzenegger can be a couple of real charmers, separately or together..." Los Angeles Times2.242592

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"The expensive and expansive BLACK BOOK looks gorgeous, and there's no denying Verhoeven's genuine filmmaking talent..."Box Office 4 stars out of 5 -- "BLACK BOOK is brisk, frisky and glossed with a fine Hollywood sheen..."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "For all its feisty sense of fun, BLACK BOOK is too dark and smart to let its characters fade out into a soft-focus happy-ever-after."Uncut "[I]t is a fast-paced, action-packed ride through resistance and betrayal, with spectacular exploits, steamy sex scenes and more plot twists than can be counted."Sight and Sound 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his tremendously exciting film can suddenly, unpredictably move you to tears."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 4 -- "BLACK BOOK is Verhoeven's best film since ROBOCOP: audacious, smart, shamelessly entertaining."Premiere "BLACK BOOK remains riveting from start to finish, confirming that nail-biting suspense transcends national boundaries. This is a thriller that truly thrills."Movieline's Hollywood Life 3 stars out of 5 -- "Van Houten is superb as the chameleonic Stein, constantly adapting to her environment to survive and yet always maintaining an unbreakable, virtuous spirit..."Ultimate DVD2.232738

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