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Entertainment Weekly (12/12/97, p.84) - "Between 1952 and 1964, Riverside was one of the small-but-tough indie lables helping to guide jazz's evolution. The story is told in fragmented form on this four-CD set...jazz history in the making." - Rating: BDown Beat (2/98, p.60) - 4 stars (out of 5) - "In this retrospective boxed set, [Orrin] Keepnews attempts to capture, on four jam-packed discs, the essence of his work..."16.36079

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"...Sturdily performed and confidently recreated..." Total Film "...[Gyllenhaal and Cooper give] passionate performances..." -- Rating: B Entertainment Weekly "...OCTOBER SKY has a small-town intimacy, a group of close-knit pals and the kind of innocence seldom found on screen these days..." New York Times "...Told with a gentle humor....OCTOBER SKY is a sweet yet sincere coming-of-age story..." Box Office "...[An] emotionally authentic real-life remembrance....The finale, which utilizes vintage home movies to show us the real people we've just seen portrayed, packs a wallop..."USA Today "...Refreshing....OCTOBER SKY is especially well served by Cooper..." Los Angeles Times9.570229

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"...Malkovich is more interested in hitting the notes of elegiac lyricism than delivering socko action; this is a thriller that means to get under your skin..." Premiere "...A worthy effort because Mr. Malkovich proves his devotion to actors....A gripping story....His trademark confidence is displayed by his insistence on a slowed rhythm to demand audience attention..." New York Times "...It has an elusive, haunting quality..." USA Today "...THE DANCER UPSTAIRS is elegantly, even languorously, photographed by Jose Luis Alcaine....[The film] moves with a compelling intensity toward its conclusion..." Chicago Sun-Times "...John Malkovich makes an elegantly stylized debut....Delicate and devastating..." Rolling Stone "...[A] pleasurably nerve-jangling thriller....[Malkovich is] as much a natural behind the camera as in front of it..."Los Angeles Times "...A discriminating directorial debut....It's the intricate plot -- which quietly examines a torn man's rectitude -- and Bardem's vibrant performance that leave an indelible mark..." Entertainment Weekly "...[The film] has an elusive haunting quality few movies these days have..." USA Today "John Malkovich makes a thoughtful directorial debut with this intelligent political thriller..." Total Film9.560596

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"...A pungently comic and moving love story in which affection and anger get equal time and ring equally true..." Rolling Stone "...Dreyfuss, as ever, gives his all and then some..." New York Times "...ONCE AROUND is a film of good and credible moments..." -- 3 out of 4 stars USA Today "...Beautiful to look at and full of richly realized characters....Halstrom seems to be drawn to so-called domestic subjects, treating them with humor, unsentimental clarity and a steadfast belief that continuity is one of life's givens..." Los Angeles Times8.409813

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"Paced at warp speed with spectacular action sequences rendered brilliantly and with a cast so expert that all the familiar characters are instantly identifiable..."Hollywood Reporter "[T]he new and improved STAR TREK will transport fans to sci-fi nirvana....STAR TREK rockets along like a beautifully engineered vehicle you can't help but admire for its design and performance....This reincarnation is dynamic..."Variety 4 stars out of 5 -- "Abrams goes back to the series' '60s roots...and laces this origin story with a youthful zest and some enjoyable self-parody. The intergalactic vistas and pop art interiors are constantly stunning."Box Office "The 2009 STAR TREK film goes back eagerly to where STAR TREK began....The special effects are slam-bam."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "It's an energetic sci-fi extravaganza, with spectacular action sequences and nifty visuals....When it comes to sheer spectacle, STAR TREK as re-imagined by J.J. Abrams, delivers."USA Today "[T]his STAR TREK has in general bridged the gap between the old and the new with alacrity and purpose."Los Angeles Times "[A] clever and infectious reboot of the amazingly enduring sci-fi classic....With a crew like this, you can welcome the future." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "A bright, shiny blast from a newly imagined past....The spirit of adventure and embrace of rationality that define the show are in full swing..."New York Times "[I]t is, undeniably, a reconsideration of what constitutes STAR TREK, one that deemphasizes heady concepts and plainly stated humanist virtues in favor of breathless action punctuated by bursts of emotion." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "It's a movie that is correct enough to appease the most hard-core buffs, while opening up the final frontier to a new generation of fans....Pure pop pleasure."Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- "This is exciting, funny, and smart with a great young cast that fills each role very well."Premiere8.303441

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"Paced at warp speed with spectacular action sequences rendered brilliantly and with a cast so expert that all the familiar characters are instantly identifiable..."Hollywood Reporter "[T]he new and improved STAR TREK will transport fans to sci-fi nirvana....STAR TREK rockets along like a beautifully engineered vehicle you can't help but admire for its design and performance....This reincarnation is dynamic..."Variety 4 stars out of 5 -- "Abrams goes back to the series' '60s roots...and laces this origin story with a youthful zest and some enjoyable self-parody. The intergalactic vistas and pop art interiors are constantly stunning."Box Office "The 2009 STAR TREK film goes back eagerly to where STAR TREK began....The special effects are slam-bam."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "It's an energetic sci-fi extravaganza, with spectacular action sequences and nifty visuals....When it comes to sheer spectacle, STAR TREK as re-imagined by J.J. Abrams, delivers."USA Today "[T]his STAR TREK has in general bridged the gap between the old and the new with alacrity and purpose."Los Angeles Times "[A] clever and infectious reboot of the amazingly enduring sci-fi classic....With a crew like this, you can welcome the future." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "A bright, shiny blast from a newly imagined past....The spirit of adventure and embrace of rationality that define the show are in full swing..."New York Times "[I]t is, undeniably, a reconsideration of what constitutes STAR TREK, one that deemphasizes heady concepts and plainly stated humanist virtues in favor of breathless action punctuated by bursts of emotion." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "It's a movie that is correct enough to appease the most hard-core buffs, while opening up the final frontier to a new generation of fans....Pure pop pleasure."Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- "This is exciting, funny, and smart with a great young cast that fills each role very well."Premiere8.303441

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"It's funny ha-ha but firmly in touch with its downer side, which means it's also funny in a kind of existential way."New York Times "The amazing, translucent Shannon is fearless in exposing Peggy's naked sadness." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "[A] charming film that is neither saccharin nor sanctimonious."Box Office 4 stars out of 5 -- "White invites us to chuckle at his protagonist's perversities before slowly winning us round to her warped point of view...The writer-director's real talent is in showing that we're all freaks and geeks in one way or another..."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "As a character study, it's compelling, and there are fantastic supporting turns from John C. Reilly and an excellent Laura Dern..."Empire "[A] bright palette and tinkling music add to the absurdist tone....Sharp dialogue and some spot-on performances keep the irony subtle enough to work.."Sight and Sound0.2036116

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"[A] thriller that manages to excite and unnerve....[Mr. Cooper] rouses our curiosity but never solicits our pity. It's enough that he and Mr. Ray make this monster human."New York Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A]n edge-of-the-seat thriller....BREACH is a compelling, intelligent drama."USA Today "[A] true-life tale of duplicity gone secretly insane..." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[The director] raises the stakes to life and death, and proves himself a filmmaker of uncommon talent and ambition."Rolling Stone "BREACH absorbingly zeroes in on how the FBI nailed the most damaging turncoat in American history..."Variety "[Cooper is a] venerable character actor who inhabits the man completely."Box Office 4 stars out of 5 -- "Chris Cooper and Ryan Philippe are perfectly cast as the enigmatic, unlikely traitor and his secretive clerk..."Ultimate DVD 4 stars out of 5 -- "[At the centre of it is a chilling performance from Cooper as a hunted, lonely man, staring down the barrel of his conscience."Uncut 3 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's worth catching for Cooper's performance, while its fact-based tale of treachery will strike a chord in today's climate of suspicion."Total Film "BREACH is an intelligent, superior entertainment....Engrossing..."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 5 -- "There's good work from Laura Linney....The film will be remembered for giving Chris Cooper another top-flight role..."Empire0.1931483

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"...The movie scintillates because the dialogue is bright and the cast is superb..." Movieline's Hollywood Life "...An appealingly quirky love story....The film is a distinct pleasure..." Rolling Stone "...[Judd is] and intelligent and likeable actress....[She] has us rooting for her character Jane throughout..." Sight and Sound "SOMEONE LIKE YOU is a jaunty romantic comedy that's a comfortable fit for Ashley Judd, who in turn is surrounded by a stellar supporting cast..." Los Angeles Times0.1479982

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"..[The film] beautifully re-creates everything from Acapulco's brutal racing scene to that celebrated match race..." Los Angeles Times "...The immaculately-looking picture intercuts telling moments in the lives of the three men whose lives would intersect so decisively..." Variety "...Maguire uses his natural wariness like an all-purpose tool....When he's on a horse, Maguire becomes a different, energized animal -- and the whole movie surges ahead..." Entertainment Weekly "...A coolly rendered, impressively crafted telling of a blood-stirring story..." USA Today "...The races are tremendously exciting....Bridges anchors the film with simplicity and strength..." Rolling Stone "...The camerawork, gorgeous throughout, is particularly thrilling in the pic's racing scenes..." Box Office "...It's beautifully detailed and it boasts some truly eye-popping racing sequences..." Film Comment "The three leads all give careful, affecting performances..." Sight and Sound "[Bridges] projects a winning affability and intrinsic decency." Premiere0.138433

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"..[The film] beautifully re-creates everything from Acapulco's brutal racing scene to that celebrated match race..." Los Angeles Times "...The immaculately-looking picture intercuts telling moments in the lives of the three men whose lives would intersect so decisively..." Variety "...Maguire uses his natural wariness like an all-purpose tool....When he's on a horse, Maguire becomes a different, energized animal -- and the whole movie surges ahead..." Entertainment Weekly "...A coolly rendered, impressively crafted telling of a blood-stirring story..." USA Today "...The races are tremendously exciting....Bridges anchors the film with simplicity and strength..." Rolling Stone "...The camerawork, gorgeous throughout, is particularly thrilling in the pic's racing scenes..." Box Office "...It's beautifully detailed and it boasts some truly eye-popping racing sequences..." Film Comment "The three leads all give careful, affecting performances..." Sight and Sound "[Bridges] projects a winning affability and intrinsic decency." Premiere0.138433

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"...Filmed in sharp-looking Vista-Vision and Technicolor....The supporting cast has everyone from John Ireland to DeForest Kelley to a young Dennis Hopper..." USA Today 4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t makes a cracking story....This classic '50s version from John Sturges is the most effective telling of it."Total Film0.1383135

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JazzTimes (7-8/02, p.126) - "...One of his best. This is a looser, easier-going Feinstein with a hint of world-weary vulnerability..."0.126663

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JazzTimes (7-8/02, p.126) - "...One of his best. This is a looser, easier-going Feinstein with a hint of world-weary vulnerability..."0.126663

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"Fox has done a marvelous job with the transfer of this gem....The film snaps to life with a pair of marvelous scoundrels in which Mankiewicz specialized..." New York Times "It's got elegant, suggestive cinematography and a pleasingly idiosyncratic cast.."Entertainment Weekly0.08449906

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"...[The film] taps human feelings with a depth rarely felt in films. Beautifully acted and executed..." Variety "...Stoltz is simply amazing in the variety, the humor and the absolute lack of self-pity with which he draws Rocky..." Los Angeles Times0.08449906

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Dirty Linen (p.63) - "[The album] takes a more focused look at this prairie province, showing it to be a hotbed of country, folk, and innovation."0.08449906

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"Many of the best moments go to a perma-tanned Kevin Bacon, in a bizarre but funny turn as Jorge..." Sight and Sound "BEAUTY SHOP extends the popular BARBERSHOP franchise to Atlanta and provides a sassy feminine counterpart to its cozy men's-club vibe....Anchored in Queen Latifah's charisma..."New York Times "With a zingy script and a diverting ensemble cast, director Bille Woodruff turns BEAUTY SHOP into a highly entertaining and at times thoughtful treat."Los Angeles Times "Jorge is played with perfect comic timing by Kevin Bacon..."USA Today "Queen Latifah exudes a quiet confidence that sort of hugs the movie, making it feel warmer than the BARBERSHOP films..."Chicago Sun-Times "[A] high-spirited, sometimes witty farce with a splash of follow-your-dreams romance." Uncut0.07041588

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