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"...Compelling and relevant....[A] devastatingly powerful tale..." Variety Ranked #7 in Rolling Stone's "Ten Best Movies of 1999" -- "...Hilary Swank's sensational performance is unique and unforgettable..."Rolling Stone "...Carefully crafted and quite moving....Swank is truly worthy of all the awards..." -- 3 out of 5 stars Premiere "...An effective and emotionally powerful movie....Hilary Swank is superb..." Box Office "...[Swank's] performance quickly takes off on a life of its own. The actor/role synergy ratchets up a movie that's already working to startling heights..." USA Today "...Unflinching, uncompromising, made with complete conviction and rare skill....A passionate story about the price of dreams..." Los Angeles Times "...One of the best films of the year..." Chicago Sun-Times "...It's Hilary Swank who truly amazes..." Total Film31.09205

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"...Carefully crafted and quite moving....Swank is truly worthy of all the awards..." -- 3 out of 5 starsPremiere "...An effective and emotionally powerful movie....Hilary Swank is superb..."Box Office "...Compelling and relevant....[A] devastatingly powerful tale..."Variety "...[Swank's] performance quickly takes off on a life of its own. The actor/role synergy ratchets up a movie that's already working to startling heights..."USA Today "...Unflinching, uncompromising, made with complete conviction and rare skill....A passionate story about the price of dreams..."Los Angeles Times "...One of the best films of the year..."Chicago Sun-Times Ranked #7 in Rolling Stone's "Ten Best Movies of 1999" -- "...Hilary Swank's sensational performance is unique and unforgettable..."Rolling Stone "...It's Hilary Swank who truly amazes..."Total Film31.09205

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[U]ndeniably gripping....Tony Goldwyn's assured direction, based on a well-researched and compelling script by Pamela Gray, lets Waters' amazing story speak for itself in fine, uncluttered dramatic fashion."Box Office "What the subplots succeed in doing is making room for some nice small turns....The best is a haggard, broken-tooth, chain-smoking Juliette Lewis as one of Kenny's exes..."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[I]n Hilary Swank, the film finds the right actress to embody gritty tenacity."Chicago Sun-Times "Mr. Rockwell excels at this kind of volatility -- at playing men who are angry, charming and foolish all at once. And Kenny is a fascinating puzzle..."New York Times "Hilary Swank is the epitome of conviction in a film in which the title refers both to an action by the justice system and the determination it took to fight back."USA Today "This affecting fiction film was based on a true story....The quality of the acting is consistently high..."Wall Street Journal "Rockwell busts through with a spectacular peformance....It's Rockwell who gives CONVICTION the jolts of ferocity and feeling it needs."Rolling Stone "[P]owerful, a tale of justice served told with respectful restraint by directory Tony Goldwyn....The filmmakers handle time shifts gracefully, and the casting is choice..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] polished legal melodrama that elicits a typically forthright turn from Hilary Swank...and an intriguingly mercurial one from Sam Rockwell..."Total Film30.82754

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[U]ndeniably gripping....Tony Goldwyn's assured direction, based on a well-researched and compelling script by Pamela Gray, lets Waters' amazing story speak for itself in fine, uncluttered dramatic fashion."Box Office "What the subplots succeed in doing is making room for some nice small turns....The best is a haggard, broken-tooth, chain-smoking Juliette Lewis as one of Kenny's exes..."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[I]n Hilary Swank, the film finds the right actress to embody gritty tenacity."Chicago Sun-Times "Mr. Rockwell excels at this kind of volatility -- at playing men who are angry, charming and foolish all at once. And Kenny is a fascinating puzzle..."New York Times "Hilary Swank is the epitome of conviction in a film in which the title refers both to an action by the justice system and the determination it took to fight back."USA Today "This affecting fiction film was based on a true story....The quality of the acting is consistently high..."Wall Street Journal "Rockwell busts through with a spectacular peformance....It's Rockwell who gives CONVICTION the jolts of ferocity and feeling it needs."Rolling Stone "[P]owerful, a tale of justice served told with respectful restraint by directory Tony Goldwyn....The filmmakers handle time shifts gracefully, and the casting is choice..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] polished legal melodrama that elicits a typically forthright turn from Hilary Swank...and an intriguingly mercurial one from Sam Rockwell..."Total Film30.78009

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[U]ndeniably gripping....Tony Goldwyn's assured direction, based on a well-researched and compelling script by Pamela Gray, lets Waters' amazing story speak for itself in fine, uncluttered dramatic fashion."Box Office "What the subplots succeed in doing is making room for some nice small turns....The best is a haggard, broken-tooth, chain-smoking Juliette Lewis as one of Kenny's exes..."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[I]n Hilary Swank, the film finds the right actress to embody gritty tenacity."Chicago Sun-Times "Mr. Rockwell excels at this kind of volatility -- at playing men who are angry, charming and foolish all at once. And Kenny is a fascinating puzzle..."New York Times "Hilary Swank is the epitome of conviction in a film in which the title refers both to an action by the justice system and the determination it took to fight back."USA Today "This affecting fiction film was based on a true story....The quality of the acting is consistently high..."Wall Street Journal "Rockwell busts through with a spectacular peformance....It's Rockwell who gives CONVICTION the jolts of ferocity and feeling it needs."Rolling Stone "[P]owerful, a tale of justice served told with respectful restraint by directory Tony Goldwyn....The filmmakers handle time shifts gracefully, and the casting is choice..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] polished legal melodrama that elicits a typically forthright turn from Hilary Swank...and an intriguingly mercurial one from Sam Rockwell..."Total Film30.78009

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"[S]incere, and proud of it."Entertainment Weekly "[A] film with a strong emotional tug and smartly laid foundation."New York Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he device of using the kids' personal stories delivers more honest uplift than many previous efforts."Total Film "It's a stirring real-life tale, and Hilary Swank is a suitably perky, excitable lead..."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A]t moments both provocative and moving....This is an engrossing true-to-life drama..."Ultimate DVD30.45402

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"[A] film with a strong emotional tug and smartly laid foundation."New York Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he device of using the kids' personal stories delivers more honest uplift than many previous efforts."Total Film "[S]incere, and proud of it."Entertainment Weekly "It's a stirring real-life tale, and Hilary Swank is a suitably perky, excitable lead..."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A]t moments both provocative and moving....This is an engrossing true-to-life drama..."Ultimate DVD30.45402

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"[A] film with a strong emotional tug and smartly laid foundation."New York Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he device of using the kids' personal stories delivers more honest uplift than many previous efforts."Total Film "[S]incere, and proud of it."Entertainment Weekly "It's a stirring real-life tale, and Hilary Swank is a suitably perky, excitable lead..."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A]t moments both provocative and moving....This is an engrossing true-to-life drama..."Ultimate DVD30.45402

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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 DVD30.33233

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"...The humor is light and fresh and the message easy to take..." Chicago Sun-Times30.33233

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3 stars out of 5 -- "DAHLIA has an air of nostalgia for epic, bygone-era movie-making....THE BLACK DAHLIA is a pleasure for the all-over dazzle of its star turns."Total Film "[Johansson] takes to the pulpy period atmosphere as if it were oxygen..." Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] slick, glossy adaptation....Undeniably aesthetically pleasing..." Ultimate DVD29.95273

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3 stars out of 5 -- "DAHLIA has an air of nostalgia for epic, bygone-era movie-making....THE BLACK DAHLIA is a pleasure for the all-over dazzle of its star turns."Total Film "[Johansson] takes to the pulpy period atmosphere as if it were oxygen..." Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] slick, glossy adaptation....Undeniably aesthetically pleasing..." Ultimate DVD29.95273

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"...The 'something's not right here' build-up is snappy....There's also a neat line in humour..."Total Film "...The movie's deepest impact lies in the performances..."USA Today "...[The] approach proves refreshing...[The] pic has a full-bodied feel given extra texture by John Lindley's cinematography..."Variety "...The sense of fun is unmistakable..."Los Angeles Times26.49334

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"...The 'something's not right here' build-up is snappy....There's also a neat line in humour..."Total Film "...The movie's deepest impact lies in the performances..."USA Today "...[The] approach proves refreshing...[The] pic has a full-bodied feel given extra texture by John Lindley's cinematography..."Variety "...The sense of fun is unmistakable..."Los Angeles Times26.49334

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3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film serves as fine example of Hammer's classic horror film aesthetic -- wonderfully ripe dialogue, fog-thick atmosphere, [and] a talented, up-for-it cast..."Total Film26.20864

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3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film serves as fine example of Hammer's classic horror film aesthetic -- wonderfully ripe dialogue, fog-thick atmosphere, [and] a talented, up-for-it cast..."Total Film26.20864

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"Freckle-faced, prairie-voiced and fiercely independent, Hilary Swank's depiction of Amelia Earhart in Mira Nair's biographical film AMELIA is of a high order."Hollywood Reporter 3 stars out of 5 -- "Swank has fun in the role....Christopher Eccleston has a small but powerful role as Fred Noonan, the navigator that vanished with Earhart on her last flight."Box Office0.9587532

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"Freckle-faced, prairie-voiced and fiercely independent, Hilary Swank's depiction of Amelia Earhart in Mira Nair's biographical film AMELIA is of a high order."Hollywood Reporter 3 stars out of 5 -- "Swank has fun in the role....Christopher Eccleston has a small but powerful role as Fred Noonan, the navigator that vanished with Earhart on her last flight."Box Office0.9587532

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3 stars out of 5 -- "[An] enjoyably unhinged black comedy....This exercise in splintered narrative feels like AMORES PERROS by way of Tarantino..."Total Film "[E]njoyable for its narrative economy and zesty writing....[With] a persuasively hermetic and uncomfortable atmosphere of smalltown malaise."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "Hilary Swank, Colin Hanks and Patrick Swayze have cackling fun amid violent twists and cynical laughs."Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's an impressive feature debut....This is a sharp, tidy thriller with some finely played performances..."Ultimate DVD0.8808813

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"[I]t's the kind of marzipan movie that can sweetly soak up a holiday evening."Entertainment Weekly "With its recipe of universal themes, wise words, romantic moments and familiar faces, NEW YEAR'S EVE is a wilfully sweet confection..."Sight and Sound0.4744951

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"[I]t's the kind of marzipan movie that can sweetly soak up a holiday evening."Entertainment Weekly "With its recipe of universal themes, wise words, romantic moments and familiar faces, NEW YEAR'S EVE is a wilfully sweet confection..."Sight and Sound0.4744951

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"[I]t's the kind of marzipan movie that can sweetly soak up a holiday evening."Entertainment Weekly "With its recipe of universal themes, wise words, romantic moments and familiar faces, NEW YEAR'S EVE is a wilfully sweet confection..."Sight and Sound0.4744951

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"[Theron's] unforgettable performance recalls Hilary Swank's Oscar-winning turn in BOYS DON'T CRY..."New York Times "Theron gets everything out of clearly her best role to date."USA Today "[Theron's] raw and riveting performance make MONSTER an experience you won't forget." Rolling Stone "[Theron] becomes Aileen Wuornos....This isn't just a performance, it's an act of obsession..." Entertainment Weekly "Theron has given one of America's favorite nightmare figures a human face..." Film Comment "What Charlize Theron achieves in Patty Jenkins' MONSTER isn't a performance but an embodiment. With courage, art and charity, she empathizes with Aileen Wuornos." Chicago Sun-Times "Theron gets beneath the skin of Wuornos and finds her tortured humanity." Movieline's Hollywood Life "Patty Jenkins' script and direction are grim and gristly. Superb." Uncut0.4386246

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"[Theron's] unforgettable performance recalls Hilary Swank's Oscar-winning turn in BOYS DON'T CRY..."New York Times "Theron gets everything out of clearly her best role to date."USA Today "[Theron's] raw and riveting performance make MONSTER an experience you won't forget." Rolling Stone "[Theron] becomes Aileen Wuornos....This isn't just a performance, it's an act of obsession..." Entertainment Weekly "Theron has given one of America's favorite nightmare figures a human face..." Film Comment "What Charlize Theron achieves in Patty Jenkins' MONSTER isn't a performance but an embodiment. With courage, art and charity, she empathizes with Aileen Wuornos." Chicago Sun-Times "Theron gets beneath the skin of Wuornos and finds her tortured humanity." Movieline's Hollywood Life "Patty Jenkins' script and direction are grim and gristly. Superb." Uncut0.4386246

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"...Reeves brings off a dashing piece of physical sleight-of-hand....[The] film is elegant, solidly played and frequently gripping..."Sight and Sound "...[Like A SIMPLE PLAN, director Sam Raimi's film is] an absorbing portrayal of a serious crime committed in a small town..."USA Today "...[Ms. Blanchett's] spectral intensity dominates THE GIFT....Mr. Reeves [gives] his best bad-guy performance to date....Mr. Raimi has not forgotten the tricks of his gory erstwhile trade..."New York Times "...The movie is ingenious in its plotting, colorful in its characters, taut in its direction and fortunate in possessing Cate Blanchett..."Chicago Sun-Times "...[A] deeply spooky gothic shocker..."Entertainment Weekly0.2846971

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"[T]he best movie released by a major Hollywood studio this year....It is a quiet, intimately scaled three-person drama directed in a patient, easygoing style..."New York Times "[T]he director's most touching, most elegiac work yet....It's got some of the emotional daring of the great melodramas of Hollywood's golden age..."Los Angeles Times "[A] grim knockout of a boxing movie with multiple jolts....Eastwood directs and stars in one of his top performances..."USA Today "The chemistry between Eastwood and Swank is touching and spiky and true. It is also gently, unstatedly romantic." Entertainment Weekly "[A] stunningly drawn map of the human heart disguised as a boxing yarn....[Eastwood's] stripped -down performance -- as powerful as anything he's ever done -- has a rugged, haunting beauty. The same goes for the movie." Rolling Stone "[A] remarkably appealing success story full of heart and humor and poignancy, with Swank as winning as she's ever been." Premiere "When this heroic underdog fable turns really dark, its grip strengthens yet further, Noble, savage and brave." Uncut "The washed-out colour photography, the seedy urban locations, the peripheral low-life characters all give the film a pleasingly noir feel." Sight and Sound Ranked #4 in Uncut's Best Films Of 2005 -- "[A] powerful and provocative boxing movie which deservedly won the main prizes at this year's Oscars." Uncut "The Tom Stern cinematography captures striking shots, some of which are highly contrasted or in silhouette, and heighten the emotion during pivotal moments throughout the film."Widescreen Review0.268415

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"[T]he best movie released by a major Hollywood studio this year....It is a quiet, intimately scaled three-person drama directed in a patient, easygoing style..."New York Times "[T]he director's most touching, most elegiac work yet....It's got some of the emotional daring of the great melodramas of Hollywood's golden age..."Los Angeles Times "[A] grim knockout of a boxing movie with multiple jolts....Eastwood directs and stars in one of his top performances..."USA Today "The chemistry between Eastwood and Swank is touching and spiky and true. It is also gently, unstatedly romantic." Entertainment Weekly "[A] stunningly drawn map of the human heart disguised as a boxing yarn....[Eastwood's] stripped -down performance -- as powerful as anything he's ever done -- has a rugged, haunting beauty. The same goes for the movie." Rolling Stone "[A] remarkably appealing success story full of heart and humor and poignancy, with Swank as winning as she's ever been." Premiere "When this heroic underdog fable turns really dark, its grip strengthens yet further, Noble, savage and brave." Uncut "The washed-out colour photography, the seedy urban locations, the peripheral low-life characters all give the film a pleasingly noir feel." Sight and Sound Ranked #4 in Uncut's Best Films Of 2005 -- "[A] powerful and provocative boxing movie which deservedly won the main prizes at this year's Oscars." Uncut "The Tom Stern cinematography captures striking shots, some of which are highly contrasted or in silhouette, and heighten the emotion during pivotal moments throughout the film."Widescreen Review0.268415

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"[A] grim knockout of a boxing movie with multiple jolts....Eastwood directs and stars in one of his top performances..."USA Today "[T]he best movie released by a major Hollywood studio this year....It is a quiet, intimately scaled three-person drama directed in a patient, easygoing style..."New York Times "[A] stunningly drawn map of the human heart disguised as a boxing yarn....[Eastwood's] stripped -down performance -- as powerful as anything he's ever done -- has a rugged, haunting beauty. The same goes for the movie."Rolling Stone "The chemistry between Eastwood and Swank is touching and spiky and true. It is also gently, unstatedly romantic."Entertainment Weekly "The washed-out colour photography, the seedy urban locations, the peripheral low-life characters all give the film a pleasingly noir feel."Sight and Sound "The Tom Stern cinematography captures striking shots, some of which are highly contrasted or in silhouette, and heighten the emotion during pivotal moments throughout the film."Widescreen Review "[T]he director's most touching, most elegiac work yet....It's got some of the emotional daring of the great melodramas of Hollywood's golden age..."Los Angeles Times "[A] remarkably appealing success story full of heart and humor and poignancy, with Swank as winning as she's ever been."Premiere "When this heroic underdog fable turns really dark, its grip strengthens yet further, Noble, savage and brave."Uncut Ranked #4 in Uncut's Best Films Of 2005 -- "[A] powerful and provocative boxing movie which deservedly won the main prizes at this year's Oscars."Uncut0.268415

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"[T]he best movie released by a major Hollywood studio this year....It is a quiet, intimately scaled three-person drama directed in a patient, easygoing style..."New York Times "[T]he director's most touching, most elegiac work yet....It's got some of the emotional daring of the great melodramas of Hollywood's golden age..."Los Angeles Times "[A] grim knockout of a boxing movie with multiple jolts....Eastwood directs and stars in one of his top performances..."USA Today "The chemistry between Eastwood and Swank is touching and spiky and true. It is also gently, unstatedly romantic." Entertainment Weekly "[A] stunningly drawn map of the human heart disguised as a boxing yarn....[Eastwood's] stripped -down performance -- as powerful as anything he's ever done -- has a rugged, haunting beauty. The same goes for the movie." Rolling Stone "[A] remarkably appealing success story full of heart and humor and poignancy, with Swank as winning as she's ever been." Premiere "When this heroic underdog fable turns really dark, its grip strengthens yet further, Noble, savage and brave." Uncut "The washed-out colour photography, the seedy urban locations, the peripheral low-life characters all give the film a pleasingly noir feel." Sight and Sound Ranked #4 in Uncut's Best Films Of 2005 -- "[A] powerful and provocative boxing movie which deservedly won the main prizes at this year's Oscars." Uncut "The Tom Stern cinematography captures striking shots, some of which are highly contrasted or in silhouette, and heighten the emotion during pivotal moments throughout the film."Widescreen Review0.268415

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"[T]he best movie released by a major Hollywood studio this year....It is a quiet, intimately scaled three-person drama directed in a patient, easygoing style..."New York Times "[A] grim knockout of a boxing movie with multiple jolts....Eastwood directs and stars in one of his top performances..."USA Today "The chemistry between Eastwood and Swank is touching and spiky and true. It is also gently, unstatedly romantic."Entertainment Weekly "[A] stunningly drawn map of the human heart disguised as a boxing yarn....[Eastwood's] stripped -down performance -- as powerful as anything he's ever done -- has a rugged, haunting beauty. The same goes for the movie."Rolling Stone "The washed-out colour photography, the seedy urban locations, the peripheral low-life characters all give the film a pleasingly noir feel."Sight and Sound "The Tom Stern cinematography captures striking shots, some of which are highly contrasted or in silhouette, and heighten the emotion during pivotal moments throughout the film."Widescreen Review "[T]he director's most touching, most elegiac work yet....It's got some of the emotional daring of the great melodramas of Hollywood's golden age..."Los Angeles Times "[A] remarkably appealing success story full of heart and humor and poignancy, with Swank as winning as she's ever been."Premiere "When this heroic underdog fable turns really dark, its grip strengthens yet further, Noble, savage and brave."Uncut Ranked #4 in Uncut's Best Films Of 2005 -- "[A] powerful and provocative boxing movie which deservedly won the main prizes at this year's Oscars."Uncut0.268415

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"[T]he best movie released by a major Hollywood studio this year....It is a quiet, intimately scaled three-person drama directed in a patient, easygoing style..."New York Times "[T]he director's most touching, most elegiac work yet....It's got some of the emotional daring of the great melodramas of Hollywood's golden age..."Los Angeles Times "[A] grim knockout of a boxing movie with multiple jolts....Eastwood directs and stars in one of his top performances..."USA Today "The chemistry between Eastwood and Swank is touching and spiky and true. It is also gently, unstatedly romantic." Entertainment Weekly "[A] stunningly drawn map of the human heart disguised as a boxing yarn....[Eastwood's] stripped -down performance -- as powerful as anything he's ever done -- has a rugged, haunting beauty. The same goes for the movie." Rolling Stone "[A] remarkably appealing success story full of heart and humor and poignancy, with Swank as winning as she's ever been." Premiere "When this heroic underdog fable turns really dark, its grip strengthens yet further, Noble, savage and brave." Uncut "The washed-out colour photography, the seedy urban locations, the peripheral low-life characters all give the film a pleasingly noir feel." Sight and Sound Ranked #4 in Uncut's Best Films Of 2005 -- "[A] powerful and provocative boxing movie which deservedly won the main prizes at this year's Oscars." Uncut "The Tom Stern cinematography captures striking shots, some of which are highly contrasted or in silhouette, and heighten the emotion during pivotal moments throughout the film."Widescreen Review0.268415

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"[T]he best movie released by a major Hollywood studio this year....It is a quiet, intimately scaled three-person drama directed in a patient, easygoing style..."New York Times "[A] grim knockout of a boxing movie with multiple jolts....Eastwood directs and stars in one of his top performances..."USA Today "The chemistry between Eastwood and Swank is touching and spiky and true. It is also gently, unstatedly romantic."Entertainment Weekly "[A] stunningly drawn map of the human heart disguised as a boxing yarn....[Eastwood's] stripped -down performance -- as powerful as anything he's ever done -- has a rugged, haunting beauty. The same goes for the movie."Rolling Stone "The washed-out colour photography, the seedy urban locations, the peripheral low-life characters all give the film a pleasingly noir feel."Sight and Sound "The Tom Stern cinematography captures striking shots, some of which are highly contrasted or in silhouette, and heighten the emotion during pivotal moments throughout the film."Widescreen Review "[T]he director's most touching, most elegiac work yet....It's got some of the emotional daring of the great melodramas of Hollywood's golden age..."Los Angeles Times "[A] remarkably appealing success story full of heart and humor and poignancy, with Swank as winning as she's ever been."Premiere "When this heroic underdog fable turns really dark, its grip strengthens yet further, Noble, savage and brave."Uncut Ranked #4 in Uncut's Best Films Of 2005 -- "[A] powerful and provocative boxing movie which deservedly won the main prizes at this year's Oscars."Uncut0.268415

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