john-sayles,Eight Men Out [DVD] [Widescreen] [1990] [Multilingual] [Region 1], Honeydripper [DVD] [2007] [English] [Region 1], Roger Corman Collection [DVD] [4-Disc Set; Dual Side], The 6th Day [DVD] [Special Edition - 2 Discs], E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial [Blu-ray/DVD] [Anniversary Edition; Includes Digital Copy] [] [2 discs]

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"...An amazingly full and heartbreaking vision of the dreams, aspirations and disillusionments of a nation....A home run..." New York Times "...Mesmerizing....A watershed American drama that's rich and clear..." Los Angeles Times "...You come out of OUT with a solid grasp of how eight members of the Chicago White Sox were enticed to throw the 1919 World Series..." USA Today "...The actor are, enjoyably, given the freedom to flesh out their characters..." Total Film32.80719

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"The film evocatively charts a time and place where change has been a longtime coming and buoyantly imagines a turning point where, at least musically, anything is possible."Los Angeles Times 4 stars out of 5 -- "All the strands that fed into rock 'n' roll -- R&B, blues, jazz, gospel and country -- run through the action, finally coming together in the jam session that forms the film's triumphant unfettered climax."Total Film "[T]his is a warm, sweet-natured movie....Glover holds the centre with weary dignity, and there's a touchingly vulnerable performance from Yaya DaCosta..."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 5 -- "Throw in a fledgling R&B soundtrack and earthy photography courtesy of Mike Leigh regular Dick Pope, and you've got a gentle, enjoyable musical fable."Empire 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A]s always with Sayles, the good stuff is in the characterisations. Glover is a treat as Pine Top, and there's a fine comic turn from Charles S. Dutton as his long-suffering side-kick..."Uncut32.77154

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[H]is reworkings of Edgar Allen Poe stories are classics of gothic horror."Uncut 3 stars out of 5 -- "Roger Corman, legendary King of the Bs, tight-fisted mentor of just about everybody from Jack Nicholson through Martin Scorsese to John Sayles, produced and directed no less than 45 movies between 1955 and 1967."Total Film0.4826169

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"...The 6TH DAY comes complete with the gripping car chases, shoot-'em-ups, great gimmicks, and, of course, mano-a-mano combat with sadistic henchmen..." Total Film "...Packed with amusing satirical details of a not-so-brave new world." Entertainment Weekly "...A crisp and agreeable futuristic adventure....Witty and sophisticated..." Sight and Sound "...It's a well-crafted entertainment....Schwarzenegger once again gets mileage out of the contrast between his muscular presence and his everyman persona..." Chicago Sun-Times0.2139109

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"...The tenderness of the piece is still intact..."Rolling Stone "...Boundless, airy, galactic charm..."Sight and Sound "...Captivating, endearingly optimistic and magical....[A] truly lovely and moving ending..."Variety "...It's every bit as good as you remember. And you know what? You're still gonna need those tissues..."Total Film "...E.T. again reminds us of how much we've remained the same, how gratified we still are by a film that connects so beautifully to our sense of wonder and joy..."Los Angeles Times "...An instant classic when it was released....It looks at least that good if not better on the eve of its 20th anniversary reissue..."Variety0.1782591

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