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"...Rarely have the remoter corners of the Panavision frame been used to such good effect, as shifting volumes of darkness and light reveal the ineluctable presence of a sinister something..." Sight and Sound "...Carpenter has a good feel for timing the thrills and occasionally adds an offbeat, almost perverse sense of humor, which works..." Variety "...Carpenter's slasher is the original teen-scream flick..." Entertainment Weekly "...A seminal slasher that gets better with age....Terrifying..." Total Film "John Carpenter's perfectly faceted gem of a horror movie..." Premiere27.84862

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"...Bottin steals the show..." Variety "Two decades on, the head-sprouting-spider-legs scene still demands frame-by-frame viewing." Total Film "[With] stomach-turning special effects..." Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t brews claustrophobia by trapping its characters in the Antarctic with a shape-shifter from outer space."Total Film27.84862

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"...PRECINCT 13 is filled with delectable bits of business in direction and performances..." Sight and Sound "...Carpenter is an extremely resourceful director [with an] ability to construct film entirely out of action and movement..." New York Times "...A tight, tense thriller....Carpenter's eerie score and Douglas Knapp's stylish cinematography give this low-budget shoot-out all the weight of an urban RIO BRAVO..." Entertainment Weekly "[I]nstinctively punk....Brilliant..."Uncut Ranked #20 in Uncut's Best DVDs Of 2005 -- "Carpenter's film is a classic in its own right, a benchmark of lean action cinema." Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] stripped-down thriller....It owes as much to George A. Romero as Howard Hawks....Raw and visceral..."Empire27.84862

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"...Carpenter is conspicuously with it....An upscale send-up..." New York Times "...[The] costuming, sets, stunts and special visual effects by Richard Edlund are particularly lavish..." Variety27.84862

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"...Looks better and better as time passes..." - Recommended Premiere "...A solidly satisfying actioner....[A] proper urgent mood..." Variety "...Brutal, very fine-looking....Carpenter's most ambitous, most riveting film to date..." New York Times "...ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK featured a supporting cast of cult appeal and successfully launched Kurt Russell as a rugged action hero..." Total Film "The premise, characters and theme all resonate..." Sight and Sound Ranked #7 in Uncut's Best DVDs Of 2005 -- "John Carpenter's dystopian, kick-ass, junk-punk flick of 1977..." Uncut 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "One of the coolest and most exciting action/sci-fi flicks ever made. John Carpenter was in a zone..."Premiere27.84862

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"...[A] well-made suspenser....John Carpenter demonstrates he has a finger right on the pulse of today's film-going public..." Variety "[D]ensely atmospheric....Carpenter evokes a real sense of menace..." Sight and Sound "[A] classic supernatural thriller....Masterful." Uncut27.84862

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"...[A] well-made suspenser....John Carpenter demonstrates he has a finger right on the pulse of today's film-going public..." Variety "[D]ensely atmospheric....Carpenter evokes a real sense of menace..." Sight and Sound "[A] classic supernatural thriller....Masterful." Uncut27.84862

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"...Looks better and better as time passes..." - RecommendedPremiere "...A solidly satisfying actioner....[A] proper urgent mood..."Variety "...Brutal, very fine-looking....Carpenter's most ambitous, most riveting film to date..."New York Times "...ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK featured a supporting cast of cult appeal and successfully launched Kurt Russell as a rugged action hero..."Total Film "The premise, characters and theme all resonate..."Sight and Sound Ranked #7 in Uncut's Best DVDs Of 2005 -- "John Carpenter's dystopian, kick-ass, junk-punk flick of 1977..."Uncut 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "One of the coolest and most exciting action/sci-fi flicks ever made. John Carpenter was in a zone..."Premiere27.84862

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"[A]n affectionate, anarchic sci-fi satire featuring hippie astronauts, talking bombs and cosmic surfing."Sight and Sound27.84862

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"[A]n affectionate, anarchic sci-fi satire featuring hippie astronauts, talking bombs and cosmic surfing."Sight and Sound27.84862

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"...Carpenter throws in the works..." USA Today "...Wicked fun..."Rolling Stone "...With much humor and high adventure, JOHN CARPENTER'S ESCAPE FROM L.A. imagines a Dante-esque vision of the City of Angels..."Los Angeles Times "...ESCAPE FROM L.A. is a go-for-broke action extravaganza that satirizes the genre at the same time it's exploiting it....It goes deliberately and cheerfully over the top..."Chicago Sun-Times "[With] costlier effects and some in-jokes about Hollywood..."Uncut27.84862

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"...Carpenter throws in the works..." USA Today "...Wicked fun..."Rolling Stone "...With much humor and high adventure, JOHN CARPENTER'S ESCAPE FROM L.A. imagines a Dante-esque vision of the City of Angels..."Los Angeles Times "...ESCAPE FROM L.A. is a go-for-broke action extravaganza that satirizes the genre at the same time it's exploiting it....It goes deliberately and cheerfully over the top..."Chicago Sun-Times "[With] costlier effects and some in-jokes about Hollywood..."Uncut27.84862

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"[A] classic supernatural thriller....Masterful."Uncut "...[A] well-made suspenser....John Carpenter demonstrates he has a finger right on the pulse of today's film-going public..."Variety "[D]ensely atmospheric....Carpenter evokes a real sense of menace..."Sight and Sound27.84862

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"...Rarely have the remoter corners of the Panavision frame been used to such good effect, as shifting volumes of darkness and light reveal the ineluctable presence of a sinister something..."Sight and Sound "...Carpenter has a good feel for timing the thrills and occasionally adds an offbeat, almost perverse sense of humor, which works..."Variety "...Carpenter's slasher is the original teen-scream flick..."Entertainment Weekly "...A seminal slasher that gets better with age....Terrifying..."Total Film "John Carpenter's perfectly faceted gem of a horror movie..."Premiere27.84862

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"...[Carpenter] has a ball mixing fun and fright..."Rolling Stone "...Nightmarish....Carpenter's best movie in years." -- Rating: B+Entertainment Weekly "...It's a nifty idea, and director John Carpenter keeps the story moving....The film has a nice balance of popular and cult appeal..."Variety "...[A] sardonic, increasingly wild-eyed nightmare....Mr. Carpenter has devised himself a cinematic hall of mirrors..."New York Times "...Carpenter begins in a low key, building tension slowly but steadily, in a first-rate display of style and craftsmanship..."Los Angeles Times27.84862

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"...[The] costuming, sets, stunts and special visual effects by Richard Edlund are particularly lavish..."Variety "...Carpenter is conspicuously with it....An upscale send-up..."New York Times27.84862

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"...Henstridge and Ice Cube play two sides of the same tough coin, and they pair nicely. Cassidy, Duvall and Grier efficiently depict the brain and brawn of the colony's female domination..."Variety "...[Henstridge] handles herself well....Ice Cube seems to be having fun..."New York Times "...Natasha Henstridge proves likable..."Box Office "...A shot of adrenaline....The action soars in a series of increasingly frenetic and grisly set-pieces, which revel in an enjoyably gruesome sense of humour..."Total Film27.84862

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"[W]ith intimate clips of John and Yoko..." Rolling Stone "[T]he work is both a celebration and an expression of immeasurable loss --Yoko's and our own." Uncut17.25307

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"[Bullock is] an irrepressible hoot....[She] goes the distance as an unstoppable, well-coiffed, force of determination."Hollywood Reporter "[An] uplifting and entertaining feel-good, fact-based sports drama....Bullock is thoroughly convincing in the role..."Variety 4 stars out of 5 -- "With a career-best performance by Sandra Bullock and a terrific new talent in Quinton Aaron....A compelling portrait of an unlikely bond between two people from opposite sides of the tracks."Box Office "Grounded in the direct, disarming truth of their experience, the movie has a straightforward lack of cheap sentiment that saves it from being either too maudlin or saccharine-sweet."Washington Post "[T]his is Bullock's movie. She is Leigh Anne to such a degree you forget you're watching one of the best-known actresses around."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "THE SPEED star is certainly as good as she's ever been as the steely Southern Christian who turns Michael's life around..."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "Bullock delivers a towering performance that grabs the movie and the Oscar race by the scruff of the neck."Empire5.738866

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"[Bullock is] an irrepressible hoot....[She] goes the distance as an unstoppable, well-coiffed, force of determination."Hollywood Reporter "[An] uplifting and entertaining feel-good, fact-based sports drama....Bullock is thoroughly convincing in the role..."Variety 4 stars out of 5 -- "With a career-best performance by Sandra Bullock and a terrific new talent in Quinton Aaron....A compelling portrait of an unlikely bond between two people from opposite sides of the tracks."Box Office "Grounded in the direct, disarming truth of their experience, the movie has a straightforward lack of cheap sentiment that saves it from being either too maudlin or saccharine-sweet."Washington Post "[T]his is Bullock's movie. She is Leigh Anne to such a degree you forget you're watching one of the best-known actresses around."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "THE SPEED star is certainly as good as she's ever been as the steely Southern Christian who turns Michael's life around..."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "Bullock delivers a towering performance that grabs the movie and the Oscar race by the scruff of the neck."Empire5.738866

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"[An] uplifting and entertaining feel-good, fact-based sports drama....Bullock is thoroughly convincing in the role..."Variety "[Bullock is] an irrepressible hoot....[She] goes the distance as an unstoppable, well-coiffed, force of determination."Hollywood Reporter 4 stars out of 5 -- "With a career-best performance by Sandra Bullock and a terrific new talent in Quinton Aaron....A compelling portrait of an unlikely bond between two people from opposite sides of the tracks."Box Office "Grounded in the direct, disarming truth of their experience, the movie has a straightforward lack of cheap sentiment that saves it from being either too maudlin or saccharine-sweet."Washington Post "[T]his is Bullock's movie. She is Leigh Anne to such a degree you forget you're watching one of the best-known actresses around."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "THE SPEED star is certainly as good as she's ever been as the steely Southern Christian who turns Michael's life around..."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "Bullock delivers a towering performance that grabs the movie and the Oscar race by the scruff of the neck."Empire5.738866

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"[Bullock is] an irrepressible hoot....[She] goes the distance as an unstoppable, well-coiffed, force of determination."Hollywood Reporter "[An] uplifting and entertaining feel-good, fact-based sports drama....Bullock is thoroughly convincing in the role..."Variety 4 stars out of 5 -- "With a career-best performance by Sandra Bullock and a terrific new talent in Quinton Aaron....A compelling portrait of an unlikely bond between two people from opposite sides of the tracks."Box Office "Grounded in the direct, disarming truth of their experience, the movie has a straightforward lack of cheap sentiment that saves it from being either too maudlin or saccharine-sweet."Washington Post "[T]his is Bullock's movie. She is Leigh Anne to such a degree you forget you're watching one of the best-known actresses around."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "THE SPEED star is certainly as good as she's ever been as the steely Southern Christian who turns Michael's life around..."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "Bullock delivers a towering performance that grabs the movie and the Oscar race by the scruff of the neck."Empire5.738866

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"...[Polanski] handles the mechanics of the plot with a ruthless brilliance that is immediately involving..." Sight and Sound "...Incomparable..."Entertainment Weekly "...Like most noir stories, CHINATOWN ends in a flurry of revelation....For Nicholson, the role had enormous importance..." Chicago Sun-Times "...A film noir masterpiece that never stops screwing with your head..." Total Film "Faye Dunaway quivers, John Huston looms, but Nicholson's Gittes seems untouchable inside..." Premiere "[T]he director's dark wit questions the conventions of noir, and exhales stylish seediness." Uncut 5 stars out of 5 -- "Jack Nicholson lends J.J. Gittes nervy sharpness, and John Huston fills villainous Noah Cross with menace..."Empire3.284145

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"...A film noir masterpiece that never stops screwing with your head..."Total Film "Faye Dunaway quivers, John Huston looms, but Nicholson's Gittes seems untouchable inside..."Premiere "...[Polanski] handles the mechanics of the plot with a ruthless brilliance that is immediately involving..."Sight and Sound "...Incomparable..."Entertainment Weekly "[T]he director's dark wit questions the conventions of noir, and exhales stylish seediness."Uncut "...Like most noir stories, CHINATOWN ends in a flurry of revelation....For Nicholson, the role had enormous importance..."Chicago Sun-Times 5 stars out of 5 -- "Jack Nicholson lends J.J. Gittes nervy sharpness, and John Huston fills villainous Noah Cross with menace..."Empire3.284145

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"...A film noir masterpiece that never stops screwing with your head..."Total Film "Faye Dunaway quivers, John Huston looms, but Nicholson's Gittes seems untouchable inside..."Premiere "...[Polanski] handles the mechanics of the plot with a ruthless brilliance that is immediately involving..."Sight and Sound "...Incomparable..."Entertainment Weekly "[T]he director's dark wit questions the conventions of noir, and exhales stylish seediness."Uncut "...Like most noir stories, CHINATOWN ends in a flurry of revelation....For Nicholson, the role had enormous importance..."Chicago Sun-Times 5 stars out of 5 -- "Jack Nicholson lends J.J. Gittes nervy sharpness, and John Huston fills villainous Noah Cross with menace..."Empire3.284145

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"...A film noir masterpiece that never stops screwing with your head..."Total Film "Faye Dunaway quivers, John Huston looms, but Nicholson's Gittes seems untouchable inside..."Premiere "...[Polanski] handles the mechanics of the plot with a ruthless brilliance that is immediately involving..."Sight and Sound "...Incomparable..."Entertainment Weekly "[T]he director's dark wit questions the conventions of noir, and exhales stylish seediness."Uncut "...Like most noir stories, CHINATOWN ends in a flurry of revelation....For Nicholson, the role had enormous importance..."Chicago Sun-Times 5 stars out of 5 -- "Jack Nicholson lends J.J. Gittes nervy sharpness, and John Huston fills villainous Noah Cross with menace..."Empire3.284145

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"...Numbingly beautiful....Sumptuous chinoiserie..." -- Rating: B+ Entertainment Weekly "...A film of unique, quite unsurpassed visual splendor, THE LAST EMPEROR makes for a fascinating trip to another world..." Variety "...[The film] has the feel of other-worldliness, of science fiction..." Film Comment "...If you want a staggering and certainly singular movie experience, THE LAST EMPEROR will do very nicely..." Los Angeles Times "[T]here's no faulting the use of genuine locations, the magnificent costumes of Vittorio Storaro's breathtaking cinematography." Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "[D]izzyingly respendent....Bernardo Bertolucci's 1987 heavyweight is, perhaps, the last known sighting of the old-school epic."Empire3.188032

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"John Turturro brings sensitivity and intelligence to a subject that could have gone terribly awry in this wryly observant dramedy."Variety "[I]t offers a chance to see Vanessa Paradis, the singularly alluring French singer, actress and model, play Avigal, a melancholy Hasidic widow in Brooklyn, N.Y., and play the role with exceptional delicacy."Wall Street Journal "[T]he movie goes so far into its stylized, alternative-universe NYC that it becomes oddly endearing." -- Grade: B-A.V. Club "There are moments of surprising tenderness in FADING GIGOLO and Turturro gives us some beautiful shots of a city he clearly loves..."Chicago Sun-Times "The breezy and sometime absurd FADING GIGOLO is reminiscent of vintage Italian films and early Woody Allen movies."USA Today "FADING GIGOLO is a New York story through and through, often funny, sometimes moving, occasionally goofy as hell."RogerEbert.com "As a filmmaker, Turturro evokes a sense of this community thats surprisingly nuanced and rich."Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- "Its tailor-made for Allen; not only is he as funny as hes been in years, he and Turturro make a wonderful double act, lacing a seedy-sounding script with warmth and humour."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[K]nowingly played by Woody Allen and John Turturro....[With a] wink-and-a-nod charm..."Empire2.905872

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"John Turturro brings sensitivity and intelligence to a subject that could have gone terribly awry in this wryly observant dramedy."Variety "[I]t offers a chance to see Vanessa Paradis, the singularly alluring French singer, actress and model, play Avigal, a melancholy Hasidic widow in Brooklyn, N.Y., and play the role with exceptional delicacy."Wall Street Journal "The breezy and sometime absurd FADING GIGOLO is reminiscent of vintage Italian films and early Woody Allen movies."USA Today "[T]he movie goes so far into its stylized, alternative-universe NYC that it becomes oddly endearing." -- Grade: B-A.V. Club "There are moments of surprising tenderness in FADING GIGOLO and Turturro gives us some beautiful shots of a city he clearly loves..."Chicago Sun-Times "FADING GIGOLO is a New York story through and through, often funny, sometimes moving, occasionally goofy as hell."RogerEbert.com "As a filmmaker, Turturro evokes a sense of this community thats surprisingly nuanced and rich."Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- "Its tailor-made for Allen; not only is he as funny as hes been in years, he and Turturro make a wonderful double act, lacing a seedy-sounding script with warmth and humour."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[K]nowingly played by Woody Allen and John Turturro....[With a] wink-and-a-nod charm..."Empire2.905872

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"John Turturro brings sensitivity and intelligence to a subject that could have gone terribly awry in this wryly observant dramedy."Variety "[I]t offers a chance to see Vanessa Paradis, the singularly alluring French singer, actress and model, play Avigal, a melancholy Hasidic widow in Brooklyn, N.Y., and play the role with exceptional delicacy."Wall Street Journal "The breezy and sometime absurd FADING GIGOLO is reminiscent of vintage Italian films and early Woody Allen movies."USA Today "[T]he movie goes so far into its stylized, alternative-universe NYC that it becomes oddly endearing." -- Grade: B-A.V. Club "There are moments of surprising tenderness in FADING GIGOLO and Turturro gives us some beautiful shots of a city he clearly loves..."Chicago Sun-Times "FADING GIGOLO is a New York story through and through, often funny, sometimes moving, occasionally goofy as hell."RogerEbert.com "As a filmmaker, Turturro evokes a sense of this community thats surprisingly nuanced and rich."Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- "Its tailor-made for Allen; not only is he as funny as hes been in years, he and Turturro make a wonderful double act, lacing a seedy-sounding script with warmth and humour."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[K]nowingly played by Woody Allen and John Turturro....[With a] wink-and-a-nod charm..."Empire2.905872

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"John Turturro brings sensitivity and intelligence to a subject that could have gone terribly awry in this wryly observant dramedy."Variety "[I]t offers a chance to see Vanessa Paradis, the singularly alluring French singer, actress and model, play Avigal, a melancholy Hasidic widow in Brooklyn, N.Y., and play the role with exceptional delicacy."Wall Street Journal "[T]he movie goes so far into its stylized, alternative-universe NYC that it becomes oddly endearing." -- Grade: B-A.V. Club "There are moments of surprising tenderness in FADING GIGOLO and Turturro gives us some beautiful shots of a city he clearly loves..."Chicago Sun-Times "The breezy and sometime absurd FADING GIGOLO is reminiscent of vintage Italian films and early Woody Allen movies."USA Today "FADING GIGOLO is a New York story through and through, often funny, sometimes moving, occasionally goofy as hell."RogerEbert.com "As a filmmaker, Turturro evokes a sense of this community thats surprisingly nuanced and rich."Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- "Its tailor-made for Allen; not only is he as funny as hes been in years, he and Turturro make a wonderful double act, lacing a seedy-sounding script with warmth and humour."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[K]nowingly played by Woody Allen and John Turturro....[With a] wink-and-a-nod charm..."Empire2.905872

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"[I]t works surprisingly well. Samuel L. Jackson and the late Bernie Mac make a winning duo in the bawdy buddy road-trip picture SOUL MEN."USA Today "[T]he laughs build and you realize that Mac is pulling them out of some unseen top hat."Los Angeles Times "SOUL MEN is a raucous, rambling comedy....[T]he soundtrack of well-made soul covers and the cruder music of Mr. Jackson and Mr. Mac's foulmouthed one-upmanship provide a measure of satisfaction."New York Times "[Mac and Jackson] appear to be having a ball doing the musical numbers, which are infectious....[The film] manages to hit just enough of the right notes to serve as a respectable coda to Mac's legacy."Variety "[Mac and Jackson] appear to be having a ball doing the musical numbers, which are infectious....[The film] manages to hit enough of the right notes to serve as a respectable coda to Mac's legacy."Variety "SOUL MEN is a chance to salute these masters of mirth and music. Take it."Rolling Stone "This contemporary riff on THE SUNSHINE BOYS generally manages to succeed...thanks to the entertaining performance by Mac and co-star Samuel L. Jackson and its generous doses of raucous humor and sweet soul music."Hollywood Reporter2.880426

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"[I]t works surprisingly well. Samuel L. Jackson and the late Bernie Mac make a winning duo in the bawdy buddy road-trip picture SOUL MEN."USA Today "[T]he laughs build and you realize that Mac is pulling them out of some unseen top hat."Los Angeles Times "SOUL MEN is a raucous, rambling comedy....[T]he soundtrack of well-made soul covers and the cruder music of Mr. Jackson and Mr. Mac's foulmouthed one-upmanship provide a measure of satisfaction."New York Times "[Mac and Jackson] appear to be having a ball doing the musical numbers, which are infectious....[The film] manages to hit just enough of the right notes to serve as a respectable coda to Mac's legacy."Variety "[Mac and Jackson] appear to be having a ball doing the musical numbers, which are infectious....[The film] manages to hit enough of the right notes to serve as a respectable coda to Mac's legacy."Variety "SOUL MEN is a chance to salute these masters of mirth and music. Take it."Rolling Stone "This contemporary riff on THE SUNSHINE BOYS generally manages to succeed...thanks to the entertaining performance by Mac and co-star Samuel L. Jackson and its generous doses of raucous humor and sweet soul music."Hollywood Reporter2.880426

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"...A major work highly in tune with the zeitgeist..." Variety Ranked #5 in Rolling Stone's "Ten Best Movies of 1999" -- "...[An] emotional powerhouse..." Rolling Stone "...A showy flower of a movie....The big emotions bring out the best in a stellar cast..." -- Rating: B+ Entertainment Weekly "...Jaw-dropping audacity....MAGNOLIA's a source of astonishment..." -- 4 out of 5 stars Premiere "...All performances are flawless....Artful...[With a] heartbreakingly dead-on insight into the human condition..." -- 4 out of 5 stars Box Office "...It's an impressive piece of work with some fine acting..." Los Angeles Times "...MAGNOLIA is operatic in its ambition, a great, joyous leap into melodrama and coincidence....As its themes unfold, its characters strive against the dying of the light, and the great wheel of chance rolls on toward them..." Chicago Sun-Times "Cruise isn't just self-mocking: his Mackey is fully realised." Total Film2.814721

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Rolling Stone (p.76) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] foray into Seventies English punk rock, early U2 and R.E.M. anthemics, arena-drum bombast and a cowbell-happy jam their fan Kanye West could flow over."Spin (p.76) - "[T]he group again changes tack, tapping an outside producer and reverting mainly to guitars, bass, and drums. GIMME SOME has a punk-octane velocity..."Entertainment Weekly (p.74) - "[C]rammed with winsome tunes....'Second Chance' dismisses the past, while punk outbursts like 'Breaker Breaker' look toward a scrappier future." -- Grade: A-Alternative Press (p.118) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "GIMME SOME, which sees Peter Bjorn And John assisted by an outside producer for the first time, is grounded in a guitar-based directness it seemed PB&J had left behind."Paste (magazine) - "These guys know how tunes work, and they know how to craft one from the inside out."0.2657785

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Rolling Stone (p.76) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] foray into Seventies English punk rock, early U2 and R.E.M. anthemics, arena-drum bombast and a cowbell-happy jam their fan Kanye West could flow over."Spin (p.76) - "[T]he group again changes tack, tapping an outside producer and reverting mainly to guitars, bass, and drums. GIMME SOME has a punk-octane velocity..."Entertainment Weekly (p.74) - "[C]rammed with winsome tunes....'Second Chance' dismisses the past, while punk outbursts like 'Breaker Breaker' look toward a scrappier future." -- Grade: A-Alternative Press (p.118) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "GIMME SOME, which sees Peter Bjorn And John assisted by an outside producer for the first time, is grounded in a guitar-based directness it seemed PB&J had left behind."Paste (magazine) - "These guys know how tunes work, and they know how to craft one from the inside out."0.2546193

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Down Beat (1/96, p.49) - 4.5 Stars - Very Good/Excellent - "...[Williams] uses his big and tough voice to sing...with passion, conviction, forbearance. His homemade guitar also captures his deep feeling....exemplifies the Delta tradition, reflecting a proud man's attempts to deal with adversity....The sound reproduction...is excellent..."Dirty Linen (4-5/96, p.51) - "...With his gruff, blustery voice, Williams brings to mind the foreboding menace of acoustic John Lee Hooker..."Living Blues (3-4/96, p.92) - "...For those discovering the joys of acoustic Delta blues for the first time, MISSISSIPPI'S BIG JOE WILLIAMS AND HIS NINE-STRING GUITAR offers the chance to be initiated into some of the music's deepest and most passionate secrets, by one of the all-time masters."0.1800903

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Rolling Stone (p.125) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[C]atchy, tight, bombastic pop rap alongside a who's who of megastar guests."Entertainment Weekly (p.73) - "[T]he radio-friendly party anthems, flirty come-ons, collaborations with A-list pals, and outstanding production prove this beleaguered bad boy still knows how to have a good time." -- Grade: B+XXL (Magazine) (p.121) - "[E]asily the most complex, introspective effort of his career....Throughout, the King shows off his newly developed ability for self-reflection."Blender (Magazine) (p.82) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "T.I. boasts one of gangsta rap's most mellifluous voices and more polysyllabic lexicons, and when he combines the two, he's dazzling, hypnotic, virtuosic."0.1387188

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