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"[I]ntelligent, touching....It is shot beautifully and boasts performances by Paul Bettany as Darwin and his real-life wife, Oscar-winner Jennifer Connelly, as Darwin's wife Emma..."Hollywood Reporter 3 stars out of 5 -- "Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connelly bring intimacy to Darwin and his wife."Total Film "A leisurely yet unusually intelligent portrait of a famous historical figure's life, CREATION is emphatically not any old Charles Darwin biopic....Quietly compelling..."Film Comment "CREATION is a superbly creative exercise for its star, Paul Bettany, who plays Charles Darwin....USA Today 3 stars out of 4 -- "Jon Amiel, the film's director, tells his story with respect and some restraint....One beautiful device Amiel uses is a series of digressions into the natural world, in which we observe everyday applications of the survival of the fittest."Chicago Sun-Times51.42234

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"[I]ntelligent, touching....It is shot beautifully and boasts performances by Paul Bettany as Darwin and his real-life wife, Oscar-winner Jennifer Connelly, as Darwin's wife Emma..."Hollywood Reporter 3 stars out of 5 -- "Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connelly bring intimacy to Darwin and his wife."Total Film "A leisurely yet unusually intelligent portrait of a famous historical figure's life, CREATION is emphatically not any old Charles Darwin biopic....Quietly compelling..."Film Comment "CREATION is a superbly creative exercise for its star, Paul Bettany, who plays Charles Darwin....USA Today 3 stars out of 4 -- "Jon Amiel, the film's director, tells his story with respect and some restraint....One beautiful device Amiel uses is a series of digressions into the natural world, in which we observe everyday applications of the survival of the fittest."Chicago Sun-Times51.42234

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"...Nothing [Foster] has done to date is preparation for the romantic, resolute, elegant performance she gives..." New York Times "...The love story, beautifully acted by Richard Gere and Jodie Foster, makes for a ravishing romance..." Rolling Stone "...Icy with suspicion, fiery with passion - Foster's eyes alone convey a thousand pages of dialogue..." -- 3 out of 4 stars USA Today "...SOMMERSBY is an unabashedly romantic and at the some time morally intricate Civil War-era tale splendidly acted by Richard Gere and Jodie Foster..." Variety "...Directed with engrossing craftsmanship....Foster uses her radiant, beaming gaze to communicate supernal happiness..." Entertainment Weekly51.377

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"...The 'something's not right here' build-up is snappy....There's also a neat line in humour..."Total Film "...The movie's deepest impact lies in the performances..."USA Today "...[The] approach proves refreshing...[The] pic has a full-bodied feel given extra texture by John Lindley's cinematography..."Variety "...The sense of fun is unmistakable..."Los Angeles Times51.27534

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"...The 'something's not right here' build-up is snappy....There's also a neat line in humour..."Total Film "...The movie's deepest impact lies in the performances..."USA Today "...[The] approach proves refreshing...[The] pic has a full-bodied feel given extra texture by John Lindley's cinematography..."Variety "...The sense of fun is unmistakable..."Los Angeles Times51.27534

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"...An ingenuous premise....As [Weaver and Hunter] turn the tables, the film builds up to a victorious climax..." Sight and Sound "...Harry Connick Jr.'s casting as serial killer No. 1 turns out to have been a brainstorm..." USA Today "...Exciting, surprising, and a showcase for terrific, subtle performances by Sigourney Weaver and Holly Hunter..." -- Rating: B Entertainment Weekly "...An upscale suspense by virtue of its classy cast, its extremely bright characters and the chillingly intellectual approach..." Variety "...Weaver is good....Hunter is in her element....Movies like these are a safe way to meet our fears vicariously, and to exorcise them..." Chicago Sun-Times50.97038

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"...An ingenuous premise....As [Weaver and Hunter] turn the tables, the film builds up to a victorious climax..."Sight and Sound "...Harry Connick Jr.'s casting as serial killer No. 1 turns out to have been a brainstorm..." USA Today "...Exciting, surprising, and a showcase for terrific, subtle performances by Sigourney Weaver and Holly Hunter..." -- Rating: BEntertainment Weekly "...An upscale suspense by virtue of its classy cast, its extremely bright characters and the chillingly intellectual approach..."Variety "...Weaver is good....Hunter is in her element....Movies like these are a safe way to meet our fears vicariously, and to exorcise them..."Chicago Sun-Times50.97038

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"...[Connery] is as sure-handed as ever....The stunning Zeta-Jones here displays an unmistakable confidence and assurance in this full-blown starring role..." Variety "...Superb sets and cinematography, spectacular locations....[Zeta-Jones] emerges from ENTRAPMENT a full-blown star..." Sight and Sound "...[A] high-gloss throwback....One sexy and satisfyingly twisty dance..." -- Rating: B Entertainment Weekly "...[Ms. Zeta-Jones] plays her role in fresh, headstrong fashion, Mr. Connery has the effortless authority to give the film some ballast, and the unalloyed charisma to make the whole thing look easy..." New York Times "...Sumptuous aesthetics....Plus lead casting that would add tang to any marquee..." USA Today "...It works because it is made stylishly, because Connery and Zeta-Jones are enormously attractive actors, and because of the romantic tension between them..." Chicago Sun-Times50.97038

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"...[Connery] is as sure-handed as ever....The stunning Zeta-Jones here displays an unmistakable confidence and assurance in this full-blown starring role..." Variety "...Superb sets and cinematography, spectacular locations....[Zeta-Jones] emerges from ENTRAPMENT a full-blown star..." Sight and Sound "...[A] high-gloss throwback....One sexy and satisfyingly twisty dance..." -- Rating: B Entertainment Weekly "...[Ms. Zeta-Jones] plays her role in fresh, headstrong fashion, Mr. Connery has the effortless authority to give the film some ballast, and the unalloyed charisma to make the whole thing look easy..." New York Times "...Sumptuous aesthetics....Plus lead casting that would add tang to any marquee..." USA Today "...It works because it is made stylishly, because Connery and Zeta-Jones are enormously attractive actors, and because of the romantic tension between them..." Chicago Sun-Times50.97038

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"...[Connery] is as sure-handed as ever....The stunning Zeta-Jones here displays an unmistakable confidence and assurance in this full-blown starring role..."Variety "...[Ms. Zeta-Jones] plays her role in fresh, headstrong fashion, Mr. Connery has the effortless authority to give the film some ballast, and the unalloyed charisma to make the whole thing look easy..."New York Times "...It works because it is made stylishly, because Connery and Zeta-Jones are enormously attractive actors, and because of the romantic tension between them..."Chicago Sun-Times "...Superb sets and cinematography, spectacular locations....[Zeta-Jones] emerges from ENTRAPMENT a full-blown star..."Sight and Sound "...[A] high-gloss throwback....One sexy and satisfyingly twisty dance..." -- Rating: BEntertainment Weekly "...Sumptuous aesthetics....Plus lead casting that would add tang to any marquee..."USA Today50.97038

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"[A] six-hour masterpiece that was broadcast by the BBC. Many people consider this the greatest series ever to appear on TV."Wall Street Journal50.97038

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"...Nothing [Foster] has done to date is preparation for the romantic, resolute, elegant performance she gives..." New York Times "...SOMMERSBY is an unabashedly romantic and at the some time morally intricate Civil War-era tale splendidly acted by Richard Gere and Jodie Foster..."Variety "...The love story, beautifully acted by Richard Gere and Jodie Foster, makes for a ravishing romance..."Rolling Stone "...Icy with suspicion, fiery with passion - Foster's eyes alone convey a thousand pages of dialogue..." -- 3 out of 4 stars USA Today "...Directed with engrossing craftsmanship....Foster uses her radiant, beaming gaze to communicate supernal happiness..."Entertainment Weekly50.97038

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