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"...Gripping..." - Recommended Premiere "...[Sheridan's] direction is plain and amazingly resonant....Day-Lewis gives another dazzling performance in what is so far the role of his career..." New York Times "...[A] passionately charged political thriller..." -- Rating: A- Entertainment Weekly "...[With] powerful performances and intelligent direction..." Total Film52.04642

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"[A] hard-edged Irish fable....Hurt makes a vivid impression..." Premiere51.9572

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his intense story of family conflict is powerful and gripping, an absolutely mesmerizing motion picture experience."Box Office "BROTHERS boasts an impressive cast including Tobey Maguire and Jake Gyllenhaal as the diametrically opposed siblings, with Natalie Portman as the woman caught between their forceful personalities."Hollywood Reporter "[I]t renders a convincing portrait of fractured family life and boasts its share of powerfully acted moments..."Variety 3 stars out of 4 -- "Maguire reveals a coiled ferocity and a convincingly unhinged, haunted quality."USA Today 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Sheridan and his screenplay sources make BROTHERS much more than a drama about war and marriage. It is about what we can forgive ourselves for..."Chicago Sun-Times "Mr. Sheridan has an especially good touch with children, and the scenes with Ms. Geare and Ms. Madison -- grieving, playing, fussing with each other -- are the finest and truest in the movie."New York Times "[Sam Shepard] turns in a fine performance as Sam and Tommy's emotionally distant, Vietnam-veteran father. And Mare Winningham is equally good as his stolid second wife."Washington Post 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Maguire] gives his al as the traumatised war hero...Portman is convincingly conflicted..."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he cast performs admirably, Sheridan's gift with actors squeezing terrific performances from Tobey Maguire, Natalie Portman and Jake Gyllenhaal."Empire51.9572

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"...A haunting love story....[Day-Lewis and Watson] ignite so combustibly that you can't fail to be moved..." Rolling Stone "...Quietly intense performances from Day-Lewis and Emily Watson....Brilliant cinematography..." Sight and Sound "...[THE BOXER] has an attractive star pairing and an uncommon sports dimension..." -- 3 out of 4 stars USA Today "...Tender, wrenching....Reflective and mature....[A] fine, galvanizing film..." New York Times "...Thoughtful....The interdependence of personal and political issues is deftly drawn..." Box Office "...[Sheridan] has elicited two of Day-Lewis's best performances; look for this hearty Irish stew of a movie to serve up another helping..."Premiere "...Day-Lewis and Watson are smart actors playing smart people..." Chicago Sun-Times51.95719

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his intense story of family conflict is powerful and gripping, an absolutely mesmerizing motion picture experience."Box Office "BROTHERS boasts an impressive cast including Tobey Maguire and Jake Gyllenhaal as the diametrically opposed siblings, with Natalie Portman as the woman caught between their forceful personalities."Hollywood Reporter "[I]t renders a convincing portrait of fractured family life and boasts its share of powerfully acted moments..."Variety 3 stars out of 4 -- "Maguire reveals a coiled ferocity and a convincingly unhinged, haunted quality."USA Today 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Sheridan and his screenplay sources make BROTHERS much more than a drama about war and marriage. It is about what we can forgive ourselves for..."Chicago Sun-Times "Mr. Sheridan has an especially good touch with children, and the scenes with Ms. Geare and Ms. Madison -- grieving, playing, fussing with each other -- are the finest and truest in the movie."New York Times "[Sam Shepard] turns in a fine performance as Sam and Tommy's emotionally distant, Vietnam-veteran father. And Mare Winningham is equally good as his stolid second wife."Washington Post 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Maguire] gives his al as the traumatised war hero...Portman is convincingly conflicted..."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he cast performs admirably, Sheridan's gift with actors squeezing terrific performances from Tobey Maguire, Natalie Portman and Jake Gyllenhaal."Empire51.95719

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"...MY LEFT FOOT is an intelligent, beautifully acted adaptation....Very successful..."New York Times "...Day Lewis gives a towering performance -- fierce, witty and moving....MY LEFT FOOT, a keen match of actor and subject, stands as an eloquent tribute to the talents of both..."Rolling Stone "...This one you see for the pure love of movie making. It's tough-minded, unsentimental and ferociously brilliant acting....Day-Lewis seizes the role....It's a performance with a fantastic trajectory..."Los Angeles Times "[An] unsentimental film that, without ever preaching, says a sermon's worth about perseverance and survival."Premiere51.92365

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"...Sheridan's movie has just enough charm to pull it all off with a flourish. A sparkling effort, full of tears and smiles..."Total Film "...Poignant....Sheridan gets wonderful performances from all of the actors, particularly from the two young girls, who act with assurance and spontaneity..." Movieline's Hollywood Life "...[A] modest, touching film....What lingers in the mind after you have seen his movie is the rough, radiant individuality of his characters..." New York Times "...IN AMERICA is going to shake you up and hang you out to dry if you give it the chance....Luminously photographed..." Los Angeles Times "...There are moments that speak emotional volumes..." Entertainment Weekly "...Forceful, funny and impassioned....It gets to you..." Rolling Stone51.92365

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"...MY LEFT FOOT is an intelligent, beautifully acted adaptation....Very successful..."New York Times "...Day Lewis gives a towering performance -- fierce, witty and moving....MY LEFT FOOT, a keen match of actor and subject, stands as an eloquent tribute to the talents of both..."Rolling Stone "...This one you see for the pure love of movie making. It's tough-minded, unsentimental and ferociously brilliant acting....Day-Lewis seizes the role....It's a performance with a fantastic trajectory..."Los Angeles Times "[An] unsentimental film that, without ever preaching, says a sermon's worth about perseverance and survival."Premiere51.92365

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"The outstanding cinematographer is Declan Quinn, who creates a gorgeously crumbly 1970s Bronx in colors of dirt and blood."Entertainment Weekly "Sheridan and Winter give 50 emotional range, moral choices and consequences..."Uncut "[T]he camera shakes with thumping bass from the outset of GET RICH OR DIE TRYIN'....This is a film very much steeped in hip-hop culture and history."Sight and Sound "It is a follow-your-dream tale of adversity and redemption, somewhat in the manner of 8 MILE and HUSTLE & FLOW, combined with an underworld saga of betrayal and revenge..."New York Times51.92365

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"...Gripping..." - Recommended<BR> Premiere "...[A] passionately charged political thriller..." -- Rating: A-Entertainment Weekly "...[Sheridan's] direction is plain and amazingly resonant....Day-Lewis gives another dazzling performance in what is so far the role of his career..."New York Times "...[With] powerful performances and intelligent direction..."Total Film51.92365

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"...Gripping..." - Recommended<BR> Premiere "...[A] passionately charged political thriller..." -- Rating: A-Entertainment Weekly "...[Sheridan's] direction is plain and amazingly resonant....Day-Lewis gives another dazzling performance in what is so far the role of his career..."New York Times "...[With] powerful performances and intelligent direction..."Total Film51.92365

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"...A likable rites-of-passage memory piece....It is an engaging nostalgia piece..." New York Times "...The inherent strength of the material as well as the integrity of the filmmakers gives this coming-of-age story restraint as well as warmth..." Los Angeles Times0.2012567

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"These first 27 episodes pack a serious punch. At their best, they comment on real issues..." Entertainment Weekly0.1911069

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"These first 27 episodes pack a serious punch. At their best, they comment on real issues..."Entertainment Weekly0.1911069

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Entertainment Weekly (6/12/98, p.79) - "...[Yoakam's] impressive catalog enjoys stunningly original interpretations on WILL SING, a benefit disc in which an eclectic lineup...finds the secret, scorched heart of his most passionate songs..." - Rating: A-0.1729126

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