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4 stars out of 5 -- "This is Mike's show. And the ex-champ shows himself no mercy...[revealing] a tortured human being still struggling to understand his own flaws."Total Film "[P]owerful....Mr. Toback's film, partly because it restricts itself to Mr. Tyson's point of view, offers a rare and vivid study in the complexity of a single suffering, raging soul."New York Times "The result is as gripping as a title fight and as mesmerizing as a conversation with a cobra..."Los Angeles Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "You won't know what hit you after watching TYSON. This power punch to the gut is one of the best movies of any kind this year....A world-class exhibition of punch-drunk love."Rolling Stone "[T]errific....Iron Mike, having meted out epic suffering in the ring and other venues, seems to be a man who has suffered genuinely, even terribly, in the course of a life he never believed would last 40 years."Wall Street Journal 4 stars out of 4 -- "James Toback's TYSON is a documentary with no pretense of objectivity. Here is Mike Tyson's story in his own words, and it is surprisingly persuasive."Chicago Sun-Times "TYSON is a sort of guided tour through Mike Tyson's mind with the former prizefighter playing psychic usher....His is a deeply affecting story, as James Toback's often mesmerizing documentary reveals."Washington Post Included in Chicago Sun-Times's "The Ten Best Documentaries Of 2009" -- "Toback asks the right questions and Tyson opens up in ways he may never have before."Chicago Sun-Times34.17739

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"...Engaging for its fresh milieu....It remains naturalistic, edgy and humorous..." Variety "...Vital, immediate and often uproarious. An exciting, eclectic cast..." Movieline's Hollywood Life "...Earns distinction as the greatest semi-improvised didactic fantasy ever made about cultural miscegenation....Shades of gray..." -- Rating: B Entertainment Weekly "...Hilarious, deeply ribald....Don't miss it." -- 3 out of 5 stars - A Satisfying RentalPremiere "...Moments of rough-hewn ingenuity....Teeming with vitality..." Sight and Sound33.83477

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"...Rare and riveting....A wild ride that relies on more than special effects..." Rolling Stone "...A fast and clever con-gone-wrong comedy that reflects the writer-director's characteristic blend of the intellectual and the criminal..." Los Angeles Times "...HARVARD MAN brims with a boyish, nervous energy..."New York Times "...Grenier is a likable searcher, while Gellar is perfectly cast....Eric Stoltz, clearly having a blast, is terrific....The story closes on a surprisingly poignant note, leaving viewers with challenging questions to ponder..." Box Office "...Original, quirky, interesting..." Chicago Sun-Times33.83477

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"...Strong performances from all three stars...Downey has chutzpah to spare..." Sight and Sound "...Dialogue that bristles with twisted humor and bitter truths....It doesn't just sizzle, it stings..." Rolling Stone "...Liltingly audacious....[Downey] has the role of his life..." Entertainment Weekly "...[Downey delivers] a bristling, clever, volatile one-man show..."New York Times "...[Downey] is a fine actor, smart and in command of his presence..."Chicago Sun-Times "[A] mordantly funny comedy....In Mr. Downey's artful hands, Blake is the anti-Stanislavsky, and actor who can find falsity in any situation.Wall Street Journal33.59442

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"...Liltingly audacious....[Downey] has the role of his life..."Entertainment Weekly "...Strong performances from all three stars...Downey has chutzpah to spare..."Sight and Sound "...Dialogue that bristles with twisted humor and bitter truths....It doesn't just sizzle, it stings..."Rolling Stone "...[Downey delivers] a bristling, clever, volatile one-man show..."New York Times "...[Downey] is a fine actor, smart and in command of his presence..."Chicago Sun-Times "[A] mordantly funny comedy....In Mr. Downey's artful hands, Blake is the anti-Stanislavsky, and actor who can find falsity in any situation.Wall Street Journal33.59442

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"...Amusing....Freshly conceived..."Variety "...It consistently sparkles and moves along gracefully..."Los Angeles Times33.59442

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"...Amusing....Freshly conceived..."Variety "...It consistently sparkles and moves along gracefully..."Los Angeles Times33.59442

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"...Strong performances from all three stars...Downey has chutzpah to spare..." Sight and Sound "...Dialogue that bristles with twisted humor and bitter truths....It doesn't just sizzle, it stings..." Rolling Stone "...Liltingly audacious....[Downey] has the role of his life..." Entertainment Weekly "...[Downey delivers] a bristling, clever, volatile one-man show..."New York Times "...[Downey] is a fine actor, smart and in command of his presence..."Chicago Sun-Times "[A] mordantly funny comedy....In Mr. Downey's artful hands, Blake is the anti-Stanislavsky, and actor who can find falsity in any situation.Wall Street Journal33.59442

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"The film treads ground covered in films like Diane Keaton's HEAVEN and James Toback's BIG BANG...It's quirkier, funnier and less pretentious."New York Times0.7576603

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"[A] dizzy, gratifying experience..." Entertainment Weekly "[E]lectrifying....[T]he film is a well-timed gift; it's also essential viewing." New York Times "Audiard's style, handheld and close to the characters, is keyed to Tom's jazzed energy." Film Comment "[With] a performance of furious, splintering intensity from Keitel at the quivering peak of his early form." Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] gritty and sharply observed study of a life lived at opposing extremes..." Uncut [A] French-language remake of James Tobacks film-noir drama FINGERS....This one investigates the unfulfilled potential of the first one so thoroughly, and develops it so audaciously, that it qualifies as a reinvention.Wall Street Journal0.5791273

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"...[The] performances overall are very good..."Variety "...The movie is raw and over the top, yet it has an emotional force that more refined works only wish they had..."USA Today "FINGERS was in large part an uncompromising examination of lurid machismo and Keitel's performance hinted at the dark places he would go in films as extreme as BAD LIEUTENANT."Uncut0.560832

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4 stars out of 5 -- "The results are revealing...chats with Ryan Gosling and Coppola, Scorsese and Polanski flesh out the fun."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "Jollied up with some fun anecdotes from Hollywood's great and good, this is entertaining..."Empire0.3204755

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