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"...The cast is a pleasure....A seamless whole that goes down like the sweetest, slickest video you ever saw..." Rolling Stone "....[Angela Bassett] turns in quite a powerful performance..." Sight and Sound "...An exhilarating blast...[with a] strong cast..." -- Rating: B+ Entertainment Weekly "...An appealing cast and skilled and imaginative direction by Forest Whitaker....Bassett again proves her gifts with a performance at once fiery and delicate..." Variety "...Pleasant....Grounded in a smooth, wall-to-wall soundtrack written by Kenneth 'Babyface" Edmonds....WAITING TO EXHALE is easy listening for the eyes..."Los Angeles Times "...This is a debut directing job by Forest Whitaker, and somehow the tone of the film resembles his own acting: measured, serene, confident..." Chicago Sun-Times63.62536

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"...A clutch of gemlike performances....[Whitaker] directs with sensitive, artful touches...and Caleb Deschanel's camerawork is pure poetry..." USA Today "...Ms. Bullock makes Birdee very sympathetic and gives her a becoming humility..." New York Times "...Painfully honest moments....Bullock stretches her acting muscles..." Premiere "...The formidable actor Forest Whitaker sensitively directs a sterling cast....HOPE FLOATS gives good value, starting with Bullock's and Rowland's knockout performances..."Los Angeles Times63.50633

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"...A tough little hostage thriller with crackling dialogue, surprising intelligence and an emotional wallop..."USA Today37.9057

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3 stars out of 5 -- "Forest Whitaker has given a lot of extraordinary performances in his career, but none quite as high voltage as [this] portrayal..."Premiere 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] flawless match-up of acting skill and role. It's compelling, seductive and terrifying."Box Office "Amin is just half the story -- and Whitaker, given such rich source material, carries the easier half." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "Powerful. Thundering. Colossal -- puny words to describe Forest Whitaker's king-size, Oscar-ready performance of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin....Whitaker is on fire, and as long as he's onscreen, KING keeps you riveted."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] major work....With Macdonald putting himself in the front rank of important filmmakers -- British or otherwise."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "A canny political satire at heart and one that expertly sustains a sensation of impending doom..."Uncut "Forest Whitaker, in a tour de force performance, captures the man's mannerisms and lethal range of moods so convincingly that when we see newsreel footage of the real Amin it seems like somebody impersonating Whitaker."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "[Whitaker] renders the tyrant as equally charming, childlike and terrifyingly brutal. Likewise, McAvoy is perfect as the flawed but sympathetic Garrigan..."Ultimate DVD0.8213886

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3 stars out of 5 -- "Forest Whitaker has given a lot of extraordinary performances in his career, but none quite as high voltage as [this] portrayal..."Premiere 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] flawless match-up of acting skill and role. It's compelling, seductive and terrifying."Box Office "Amin is just half the story -- and Whitaker, given such rich source material, carries the easier half." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "Powerful. Thundering. Colossal -- puny words to describe Forest Whitaker's king-size, Oscar-ready performance of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin....Whitaker is on fire, and as long as he's onscreen, KING keeps you riveted."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] major work....With Macdonald putting himself in the front rank of important filmmakers -- British or otherwise."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "A canny political satire at heart and one that expertly sustains a sensation of impending doom..."Uncut "Forest Whitaker, in a tour de force performance, captures the man's mannerisms and lethal range of moods so convincingly that when we see newsreel footage of the real Amin it seems like somebody impersonating Whitaker."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "[Whitaker] renders the tyrant as equally charming, childlike and terrifyingly brutal. Likewise, McAvoy is perfect as the flawed but sympathetic Garrigan..."Ultimate DVD0.8213886

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"HERO recreates Depression-era America with surprisingly agreeable anachronistic panache." -- Grade: B-Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "EVERYONE'S HERO is a perfectly serviceable bit of family animation....It's good family fair that will be remembered well."Box Office 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film is touchingly infused with the late actor's inspirational rhetoric....An enjoyably heartfelt adventure."Ultimate DVD0.1970631

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