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5 stars out of 5 -- "[A] compelling human drama....One of the best shows out there..."Ultimate DVD0.707071

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"[A] buddy story about aggressively charming opposites....[With] two solid leads and standout support from Mr. Pearce."New York Times 4 stars out of 4 -- "[R]ich in period detail....A superior historical drama and a powerful personal one.."Chicago Sun-Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "THE KING'S SPEECH -- a crowning achievement powered by a dream cast -- digs vibrant human drama out of the dry dust of history."Rolling Stone 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Firth has mastered what may be the most crucial ineffable element of acting: withholding everything from viewers save that tiniest, most crucial sliver of humanity to which they can completely relate."Washington Post "[The] actors completely inhabit their absorbing roles, relishing the opportunity their exchanges provide and adding unlooked-for layers to a complicated human relationship."Los Angeles Times "THE KING'S SPEECH is one of the most pleasurable movies to come along in years....And the depth of feeling in Tom Hooper's film is matched by the breadth of its appeal."Wall Street Journal "Firth invests his repressed character with nuance, dignity and humor, leaving an indelible impression."USA Today "Rush is absolutely wonderful....Carter is a revelation here..."Hollywood Reporter "[A] direct and heartfelt piece of work....Extraordinary in the way it cuts to the core of human frustration and feelings of inadequacy, reminding us how universal those feelings are."Movieline 5 stars out of 5 -- "With first rate performances from an A-list cast, the handsome period piece THE KING'S SPEECH is one of the most accessibly entertaining films of its kind in years."Box Office "Firth's triumph is seamlessly lined to his generous give-and-take with Rush and Bonham Carter....THE KING'S SPEECH is simultaneously cozy and majestic." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly0.1666136

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5 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t remains grounded, watchable and hugely entertaining, thanks to the strong performances and compelling storylines."Ultimate DVD0.1521689

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"...[A] stupendously exciting and emotionally engulfing film....With probing intelligence and passionate feeling, Cameron has raised the adventure film very close to the level of art..." Rolling Stone "...Cameron again delves in....An epic story line...and much more..." -- Rating: B Entertainment Weekly "...A technical marvel with sustained tension, exciting action footage and an emotional wallop in its nearly platonic love story..." Variety "...THE ABYSS is at heart a sweet movie....The undersea effects are glowingly beautiful..." Los Angeles Times "...A great achievement....The cast is solid and the pioneering CG effects still look incredible..."Total Film0.1304305

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"...[A] stupendously exciting and emotionally engulfing film....With probing intelligence and passionate feeling, Cameron has raised the adventure film very close to the level of art..." Rolling Stone "...Cameron again delves in....An epic story line...and much more..." -- Rating: B Entertainment Weekly "...A technical marvel with sustained tension, exciting action footage and an emotional wallop in its nearly platonic love story..." Variety "...THE ABYSS is at heart a sweet movie....The undersea effects are glowingly beautiful..." Los Angeles Times "...A great achievement....The cast is solid and the pioneering CG effects still look incredible..."Total Film0.1304305

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"...[A] stupendously exciting and emotionally engulfing film....With probing intelligence and passionate feeling, Cameron has raised the adventure film very close to the level of art..." Rolling Stone "...Cameron again delves in....An epic story line...and much more..." -- Rating: B Entertainment Weekly "...A technical marvel with sustained tension, exciting action footage and an emotional wallop in its nearly platonic love story..." Variety "...THE ABYSS is at heart a sweet movie....The undersea effects are glowingly beautiful..." Los Angeles Times "...A great achievement....The cast is solid and the pioneering CG effects still look incredible..."Total Film0.1304305

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"...A deft use of black-and-white fantasy sequences....The mystery plot is also quite ingenious....Smoothly plotted and emotionally haunting..." Movieline's Hollywood Life "...The filmmaker's preference for expressive, fluid, nocturnal, operatically 'feminine' imagery is emerging as her artistic signature....There is a pleasure in giving oneself up to the gutsy swirls of the film's imagery..." Entertainment Weekly "...[Jackson gives a] moving performance....You're swept up, engulfed in Romulus's singular world..." Premiere "...Mr. Jackson does a superb job of conveying Romulus's fear....Ms. Lemmons does a thoughtful and potent job....[The film] is intriguing..." New York Times "...Jackson keeps you riveted..." Rolling Stone0.1304305

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"[A] very human story of men caught up in the most inhumane of situations....Mr. Fuller never demonizes the enemy..."New York Times "The script, based on a novel by John Brophy, boasts plenty of the writer-director's punchy and ironic dialogue."Sight and Sound1.948733

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"...[Judd and Freeman are] both good at projecting a kind of Southern intelligence that knows its way around the frailties of human nature....HIGH CRIMES works to keep us involved and make us care..." Chicago Sun-Times "...Freeman gives the kind of expert performance he can summon in his sleep..." Sight and Sound1.932674

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"The tension between unbending principle and the call for compassion and human understanding could scarcely be more pointedly evoked than it is here, and Davis' performance is devastatingly great..."Variety 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Hoffman nails every nuance in a complex role. And Streep is unmissable and unforgettable....There's no doubt about this mind-bender. It'll pin you to your seat."Rolling Stone "[Davis] has one significant scene, but it is long, crucial and heartbreaking. Davis goes face to face with Streep with astonishing conviction..."Chicago Sun-Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Streep delivers a bravura performance....Philip Seymour Hoffman is ever bit her equal in his spectacular portrayal....DOUBT compels viewers to examine their own assumptions as they become caught up in this fascinating tale."USA Today "Ms. Streep blows in like a storm, shaking up the story's reverential solemnity with gusts of energy and comedy."New York Times "On the stage as well as on the screen, DOUBT is a highly polished piece of business, with every speech and every action calculated for maximum effect..."Los Angeles Times Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's 'Movies Of The Year' -- "[A] stinging film..."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "[F]uelled equally by anger and compassion, writer-director John Patrick Shanley's DOUBT is a terrific and troubling drama of ideas bristling with nuance and grief."Box Office 4 stars out of 5 -- "Streep and Hoffman are superbly matched, while Adams brings a touching sincerity to her wide-eyed innocent. As fine as they are, however, it's Viola Davis who shines brightest..."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Streep] slips something human between the gusts of piercing anger: wry grace notes written into her pursed lips and arching brow."Empire1.9238

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"[With] dark Nietzschean insinuations and ferocious performances from Christian Bale and Steve Zahn." Entertainment Weekly "Bale plays his character with much bravado..."Box Office "[W]ith an authenticity and eccentricity that's pure Herzog....Just as rousing and involving as any more conventional film of the sort you could name."Premiere "Herzog builds incredible tension without losing sight of the toll war takes on what makes us human."Rolling Stone "Zahn and Bale enact an enthralling masculine duet. Out of a harrowing story set in a foreign thicket, Herzog has found American beauty." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "Bale turns in a mesmerizing performance....Steve Zahn, a fellow captive, shows he has the chops for serious drama."USA Today 4 stars out of 5 -- "Christian Bale is phenomenal....Gripping, emotional and, oddly, gloriously optimistic."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "Echoes of Aguirre and Fitzcarraldo reverberate around Dengler's predicament." Empire 3 stars out of 5 -- "Immensely watchable, gripping and thematically of a piece with the likes of AGUIRRE WRATH OF GOD..."Uncut1.918849

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"...A legitimately gritty thriller..." -- Rating: B+ Entertainment Weekly "...PUSHER is a stunning debut from a filmmaker with an extraordinary feel for the inevitabilities sewn into human condition..." Chicago Sun-Times1.908284

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"...[Hawthorne] has a blast....Mirren is marvelous....But the real treat is Everett..." Premiere "...Comedy and tragedy cohere in this extraordinary film....The thrill of Hawthorne's astounding performance is not something you want to miss..." Rolling Stone "...There's much to admire in [Hytner's] splendid screen adaptation....A deft, mischievous, beautifully acted historical drama with exceptionally broad appeal..." New York Times "...[Hawthorne] makes a dignified and affecting monarch....The humor [is] built into this sharp-witted human comedy..." -- Rating: B+ Entertainment Weekly "...Brisk, confident direction....It manages the rare feat of being both cinematic and theatrical..." Sight and Sound "...Potent, engrossing and even thrilling to experience....THE MADNESS OF KING GEORGE keeps us amused, surprised and delighted..." Los Angeles Times "...Bennett's play, and the direction by Nicholas Hytner, are more lighthearted than analytical, and the performance by Nigel Hawthorne as the ailing king is barbed and yet lovable..." Chicago Sun-Times1.905918

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"[T]he triumph of the human spirit comes with a small bitter chaser....The young heroes of this small, emotionally satisfying movie are not after our pity."New York Times "This is a lovely, moving tale of a powerful friendship..."USA Today "James McAvoy demonstrates movie-star charisma..." Movieline's Hollywood Life1.900858

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"SNOW FALLING ON CEDARS is an impeccably crafted [film]..." Variety "...Gorgeous visuals, from perfectly-framed snowscapes to rainswept cedar forests..." Total Film "...Visual ambition..." -- 3 out of 5 stars Premiere "...[A] complex network of subplots....A commentary not just on race relations but also on human relations..." -- 4 1/2 out of 5 stars Box Office "...A handsomely shot, delicately felt film....SNOW is compelling..." USA Today1.89313

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3 stars out of 5 -- "Putting as much emphasis on the women in the Welsh poet's orbit as on the drunken rascal himself, Sharman Macdonald's script deserves praise for portraying the human cost of the talented scoundrel's feckless self-absorption."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "Lots of emoting....The leads get the accents right, and Rhys makes a good fist of the Welsh wordsmith..."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "Knightley looks stunning and appears to have a special empathy with her character....Deftly handled by John Maybury, the tangle of affections is portrayed with assurance and sensitivity. These are passionate and complex beings, caught up in a maelstrom of emotions..."Box Office "Maybury is a filmmaker of lush visual imagination....THE EDGE OF LOVE is shot through with expressive visual flourishes and tricks of the eye."Washington Post1.889266

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"[T]here's not another actor working in the movies today with Crowe's kind of gravitational pull to authenticity..." Entertainment Weekly "Out of the ring and opposite Mr. Giamatti, Mr. Crowe eases into the boxer's soft side, at times beautifully; in the ring, he's repulsively believable."New York Times "The climactic matchup works splendidly for two reasons. There's so much on the line, and the staging is breathtaking..."USA Today "Crowe's physical acting is miraculous....A top-notch entertainment and as fine a sports movie as one could hope for." Premiere "Imbuing his Braddock with uncommon dignity and integrity, Crowe creates an utterly human character..." Sight and Sound "Russell Crowe is rugged and resilient....It's a solid picture..." Uncut Ranked #6 in Rolling Stone's "Top 25 DVDs Of 2005' -- "If there's any justice, DVD will rescue this rousing drama from shocking box-office indifference." Rolling Stone "[An] emotional true story....This is a good soundtrack that works well with the story." Widescreen Review "The film is RAGING BULL minus the rage, though with a motivation that's at least as involving, and a lot more surprising."Wall Street Journal1.882469

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"...THE PIANIST is a worthy Holocaust drama and a welcome return to form for Roman Polanski..." Box Office "...A monument to the indestructibility of the human spirit..." Film Comment "...THE PIANIST achieves the monumental without abandoning the modesty of its origins....Polanski's strange genius serves Szpilman's remembrance..." Los Angeles Times "...Mr. Polanski approaches this material with a calm, fierce authority. This is certainly the best work Mr. Polanski has done in many years..." New York Times "...[Polanski] brings history to life....It stays with you..." USA Today "...One of the most quietly moving stories in survivor literature, and now the cinema....Polanski tells the story with all of his cinematic mastery..." Premiere "...[A film] of riveting power and sadness, a great match of film and filmmaker -- and star, too..." Entertainment Weekly "...A portrait of hell so shattering it's impossible to shake..." Rolling Stone "...A work of sustained tension and ferocious clarity, and as near-perfect a marriage of subject and artist as could be imagined..." Sight and Sound1.882469

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"Out of the ring and opposite Mr. Giamatti, Mr. Crowe eases into the boxer's soft side, at times beautifully; in the ring, he's repulsively believable."New York Times "Crowe's physical acting is miraculous....A top-notch entertainment and as fine a sports movie as one could hope for."Premiere "Imbuing his Braddock with uncommon dignity and integrity, Crowe creates an utterly human character..."Sight and Sound "Russell Crowe is rugged and resilient....It's a solid picture..."Uncut Ranked #6 in Rolling Stone's "Top 25 DVDs Of 2005' -- "If there's any justice, DVD will rescue this rousing drama from shocking box-office indifference."Rolling Stone "[An] emotional true story....This is a good soundtrack that works well with the story."Widescreen Review "[T]here's not another actor working in the movies today with Crowe's kind of gravitational pull to authenticity..."Entertainment Weekly "The climactic matchup works splendidly for two reasons. There's so much on the line, and the staging is breathtaking..."USA Today "The film is RAGING BULL minus the rage, though with a motivation that's at least as involving, and a lot more surprising."Wall Street Journal1.882469

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"[T]here's not another actor working in the movies today with Crowe's kind of gravitational pull to authenticity..." Entertainment Weekly "Out of the ring and opposite Mr. Giamatti, Mr. Crowe eases into the boxer's soft side, at times beautifully; in the ring, he's repulsively believable."New York Times "The climactic matchup works splendidly for two reasons. There's so much on the line, and the staging is breathtaking..."USA Today "Crowe's physical acting is miraculous....A top-notch entertainment and as fine a sports movie as one could hope for." Premiere "Imbuing his Braddock with uncommon dignity and integrity, Crowe creates an utterly human character..." Sight and Sound "Russell Crowe is rugged and resilient....It's a solid picture..." Uncut Ranked #6 in Rolling Stone's "Top 25 DVDs Of 2005' -- "If there's any justice, DVD will rescue this rousing drama from shocking box-office indifference." Rolling Stone "[An] emotional true story....This is a good soundtrack that works well with the story." Widescreen Review "The film is RAGING BULL minus the rage, though with a motivation that's at least as involving, and a lot more surprising."Wall Street Journal1.882469

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"...THE PIANIST is a worthy Holocaust drama and a welcome return to form for Roman Polanski..." Box Office "...A monument to the indestructibility of the human spirit..." Film Comment "...THE PIANIST achieves the monumental without abandoning the modesty of its origins....Polanski's strange genius serves Szpilman's remembrance..." Los Angeles Times "...Mr. Polanski approaches this material with a calm, fierce authority. This is certainly the best work Mr. Polanski has done in many years..." New York Times "...[Polanski] brings history to life....It stays with you..." USA Today "...One of the most quietly moving stories in survivor literature, and now the cinema....Polanski tells the story with all of his cinematic mastery..." Premiere "...[A film] of riveting power and sadness, a great match of film and filmmaker -- and star, too..." Entertainment Weekly "...A portrait of hell so shattering it's impossible to shake..." Rolling Stone "...A work of sustained tension and ferocious clarity, and as near-perfect a marriage of subject and artist as could be imagined..." Sight and Sound1.882469

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"...An existential meditation on the state of mankind in the form of a modern-day Christ allegory..." Box Office "...The visual energy is indeed remarkable....The interaction between Spacey and Bridges makes it at all times a duel to savor..." Sight and Sound "...Visually arresting....With layer upon layer of intrigue until your bursting to get to the heart of the mystery..." Total Film "...Involving..." Chicago Sun-Times "...A mystical, twistical psychological drama....Collaborating with painterly cinematographer John Mathieson, Softley lingers on moments of otherworldly beauty..." Entertainment Weekly1.877875

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"With its raw, grainy texture and forceful sense of urgency, Shane Meadows's unsparing revenge thriller DEAD MAN's SHOES is reminiscent of a kind of film prominent in the 1970's, most notably Sam Peckinpah's STRAW DOGS." New York Times 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[G]ripping drama...thanks to a ferociously effective performance from Considine that turns the smallest of gestures and the gentlest of line readings into a controlled burn that takes no prisoners..." Box Office1.870599

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"[A] thriller that manages to excite and unnerve....[Mr. Cooper] rouses our curiosity but never solicits our pity. It's enough that he and Mr. Ray make this monster human."New York Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A]n edge-of-the-seat thriller....BREACH is a compelling, intelligent drama."USA Today "[A] true-life tale of duplicity gone secretly insane..." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[The director] raises the stakes to life and death, and proves himself a filmmaker of uncommon talent and ambition."Rolling Stone "BREACH absorbingly zeroes in on how the FBI nailed the most damaging turncoat in American history..."Variety "[Cooper is a] venerable character actor who inhabits the man completely."Box Office 4 stars out of 5 -- "Chris Cooper and Ryan Philippe are perfectly cast as the enigmatic, unlikely traitor and his secretive clerk..."Ultimate DVD 4 stars out of 5 -- "[At the centre of it is a chilling performance from Cooper as a hunted, lonely man, staring down the barrel of his conscience."Uncut 3 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's worth catching for Cooper's performance, while its fact-based tale of treachery will strike a chord in today's climate of suspicion."Total Film "BREACH is an intelligent, superior entertainment....Engrossing..."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 5 -- "There's good work from Laura Linney....The film will be remembered for giving Chris Cooper another top-flight role..."Empire1.85902

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"BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD is a poetic evocation of an endangered way of life and a surging paean to human resilience and self-reliance."Hollywood Reporter "It's a startlingly beautiful and daringly creative first feature, shot on Super 16mm..."Rolling Stone "[T]his is a low-budget production that looks like a million dollars greatly multiplied....[A] stirring and ultimately thrilling movie."Wall Street Journal "[A]n extraordinary new drama whose fierceness, like its 6-year-old heroine Hushpuppy, grabs on and won't let go....This is a remarkably skilled first feature..."Los Angeles Times "BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD, a passionate and unruly explosion of Americana, directed by Benh Zeitlin, winks at skepticism, laughs at sober analysis and stares down criticism..."New York Times "It's unlikely there will be a film as visually stunning or poetic this year -- or perhaps any year -- to rival BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD."USA Today 4 stars out of 4 -- "It introduces a gifted director in Benh Zeitlin....It creates a world to get lost in, a world of beauty, terror and mythic wonder."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 4 -- "This film is a remarkable creation, imagining a self-reliant community without the safety nets of the industrialized world....The authenticity and directness of the untrained actors make it effortlessly convincing."Chicago Sun-Times "[A]n extraordinary, strikingly original post-Katrina fable....A thing of beauty and originality..." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly "Wallis unforced performance anchors Zeitlins striking visuals and gift for atmosphere." -- Grade: A-A.V. Club 4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he film's vaunting ideas, wild story and pitch-perfect performances meld into one another in a truly memorable way."Total Film1.85902

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"...Solemnly forceful....[Elliott] has what could be the best role of his career..." USA Today "...The movie, anchored by Mr. Gibson's modest disciplined performance, has a feeling of calm stoicism..." New York Times "...[Kinnear] does that thing he does better and better with each role he takes, siphoning humor into a serious situation....[Gibson] discharges his duties maturely and successfully..." Entertainment Weekly "...[The battle] is brilliantly designed and shot....The film's major contribution to the Vietnam War movie is its willingness to view the enemy as human beings..." Hollywood Reporter "...The battle, expertly shot by Dean Semler, captures the chaos of guerrilla warfare paralleled in BLACK HAWK DOWN and gives the film a scarring documentary realism..." Rolling Stone "...This is a true story that brings home the real horror of war, presenting a balanced, thought-provoking record of men who fought..." Total Film "...Deft at pushing emotional buttons..." Box Office "...[The film] impresses with the overwhelming physicality of its combat sequences..." Los Angeles Times1.856793

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"...The movie, anchored by Mr. Gibson's modest disciplined performance, has a feeling of calm stoicism..."New York Times "...[Kinnear] does that thing he does better and better with each role he takes, siphoning humor into a serious situation....[Gibson] discharges his duties maturely and successfully..."Entertainment Weekly "...This is a true story that brings home the real horror of war, presenting a balanced, thought-provoking record of men who fought..."Total Film "...[The battle] is brilliantly designed and shot....The film's major contribution to the Vietnam War movie is its willingness to view the enemy as human beings..."Hollywood Reporter "...Deft at pushing emotional buttons..."Box Office "...[The film] impresses with the overwhelming physicality of its combat sequences..."Los Angeles Times "...Solemnly forceful....[Elliott] has what could be the best role of his career..."USA Today "...The battle, expertly shot by Dean Semler, captures the chaos of guerrilla warfare paralleled in BLACK HAWK DOWN and gives the film a scarring documentary realism..."Rolling Stone1.856793

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"Steven Soderbergh's great, despairing squall of a film [infuses] epic cinematic form with jittery new rhythms and a fresh, acid-washed palette....The performances, by an ensemble from which not a false note issues, have the clarity and force of pithy instrumental solos insistently piercing through a dense cacaphony..." New York Times "...[A] consistently credible drama..." -- 3 out of 4 stars USA Today Ranked #3 in Entertainment Weekly's "Owen Gleiberman's BEST MOVIES OF 2000" Entertainment Weekly "...Multi-layered plotting and plenty of pleasing technical flourishes....Douglas is superb..." -- 4 out of 5 stars Total Film "...Its vigorous, unjaded rush of imagery and story makes for an exciting visual experience..." Sight and Sound "...Soderbergh deftly weaves together four stories depicting the causes and effects of the illegal drug trade..." Box Office "...The whole thing feels remarkably fresh, vibrant and new....The movie is adult, intelligent, sweeping yet intimate, nail-bitingly suspenseful, buoyed by an impeccable, uniformly powerhouse cast, and it provides a real perspective on a real issue..." Premiere "...A mosaic of heightened reality....A picture fascinating in its complexit....The technical contributions are adroit and stylish..." Hollywood Reporter "...Complex and ambitious....Yet another indication of how accomplished a filmmaker Steven Soderbergh has become..." Los Angeles Times1.840213

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"...Inarritu cements his reputation as a boldly talented filmmaker with his first English-language project, 21 GRAMS..." Variety "...It's a startlingly crafted movie, with several extraordinary performances..." Entertainment Weekly "...The film is full of engagingly high-strung performances..." Film Comment "...There are few movie pleasures as satisfying as an actor soaring to meet the challenge of his or her gift. It's a pleasure that's delivered threefold in 21 GRAMS..." Los Angeles Times "...That Inarritu shapes something redemptive out of blasted lives is proof that he is a filmmaker of rare and startling grace..." Rolling Stone "...[A] complex, time-fractured narrative....The most shattering performance comes from Naomi Watts..." Movieline's Hollywood Life "This is cinematic art in its highest form."USA Today "[T]he film is a virtuoso accomplishment of construction and editing."Chicago Sun-Times "Inarritu remains primarily a poet of the visible world..." Sight and Sound "Watts and Del Toro - both Oscar-nominated for their roles - positively roar with restraint, while the lesser known Melissa Leo matches Benicio every step of the way..." Total Film1.83361

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"...Inarritu cements his reputation as a boldly talented filmmaker with his first English-language project, 21 GRAMS..." Variety "...It's a startlingly crafted movie, with several extraordinary performances..." Entertainment Weekly "...The film is full of engagingly high-strung performances..." Film Comment "...There are few movie pleasures as satisfying as an actor soaring to meet the challenge of his or her gift. It's a pleasure that's delivered threefold in 21 GRAMS..." Los Angeles Times "...That Inarritu shapes something redemptive out of blasted lives is proof that he is a filmmaker of rare and startling grace..." Rolling Stone "...[A] complex, time-fractured narrative....The most shattering performance comes from Naomi Watts..." Movieline's Hollywood Life "This is cinematic art in its highest form."USA Today "[T]he film is a virtuoso accomplishment of construction and editing."Chicago Sun-Times "Inarritu remains primarily a poet of the visible world..." Sight and Sound "Watts and Del Toro - both Oscar-nominated for their roles - positively roar with restraint, while the lesser known Melissa Leo matches Benicio every step of the way..." Total Film1.83361

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3 stars out of 4 -- "Affleck is superb....Lane, as always, excels with both sexiness and scournfulness..." Premiere 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] steadily engrossing movie that sees Reeves as human and treats his life and death with intelligence and compassion."Rolling Stone "[N]o false refinement obscures the gusto with which the cast chomp down on their tasty roles: Brody slithering and prowling, Diane Lane willing her sensual beauty to weariness...[and] Bob Hoskins snarling and potent as her husband..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "[The filmmakers] want to bend Mr. Reeve's biography as an actor-cum-gigolo into a tragedy, and Mr. Affleck is more than up to the task."New York Times "Affleck must intuitively understand Reeves' hunger for respect, and he is moving in the role. Bob Hoskins brings raffish charm as well as vulgarity to his portrait of MGM kingpin Eddie Mannix."Movieline's Hollywood Life 3 stars out of 5 -- "HOLLYWOODLAND looks great....A cold look at the entertainment industry's obsession with youth..."Box Office 3 stars out of 5 -- "It's the plot strand which features Hoskins that provides Affleck's biggest competition in the thesping stakes. It comes in the form of the fabulous Diane Lane..."Total Film "To the extent that HOLLYWOODLAND captures the last years of this showbiz dinosaur, without condescension or sentimentality, it succeeds wonderfully."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 5 -- "It's an interesting transition that's being made here, as though it's not just Reeves dying but old Hollywood itself."Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "Affleck gives a career best performance as the troubled Reeves, and all involved beautifully immerse themselves in the period."Ultimate DVD1.801244

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"...A Brazilian film of uncommon grace....A work of imperishable heart..." Rolling Stone "...[A] microcosm of Brazilian life both intimate and eloquent..." Sight and Sound "...A richly tender and moving experience....Salles displays a pure, unpatronizing feel for the poetry of broken lives..." -- Rating: A- Entertainment Weekly "...Beautifully observed and featuring a bravura performance by the Brazilian actress Fernanda Montenegro....[A] lovely, stirring film..." New York Times "...A sincere film....Backed by an arresting performance from Montenegro, the film's strength is subtlety....CENTRAL STATION'S emotional ending is honest and moving..." Box Office "...Its humanism is genuinely felt....The kind of movie that's rarely made anymore: an unromanticized look into completely unglamorous lives..."Premiere "...Montenegro clicks with nonprofessional co-star Vinicius de Oliveira, and director Walter Salles has a flair for outdoor compositions..." USA Today1.799985

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3 stars out of 5 -- "The show follows the wins and losses of the Dillon Panthers, and the texture of the lives affected by the game....[With] some genuine heart."Ultimate DVD 5 stars out of 5 -- "Shot docudrama-style with handheld cameras, long single takes and improvisation, it transcends soap and melodrama with rare, spot-on naturalism."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]ntriguing....The is ONE TREE HILL with the veneer stripped off and the dialogue polished up."Total Film1.792709

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"...Beautifully shot....A well-mounted character study..." Variety "...[A] charmer of a comedy with laughs and lively debates..." Rolling Stone "...Superb performances....Morris Chestnut is particularly impressive..." Total Film "...Genial....Its major message is an affirmation of marriage, fidelity and religious faith..."New York Times "...The result is easy on the eyes..." USA Today1.792709

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"Fox has done a marvelous job with the transfer of this gem....The film snaps to life with a pair of marvelous scoundrels in which Mankiewicz specialized..." New York Times "It's got elegant, suggestive cinematography and a pleasingly idiosyncratic cast.."Entertainment Weekly1.785433

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