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"...A true romance..." - Recommended Premiere "...A sordid, intentionally ugly and sometimes unexpectedly beautiful film....Played vividly by [Oldman and Webb]..." New York Times "...One of the most original films of the '80s, an unlikely mix of black comedy and realistic tragedy..." -- Rating: A Entertainment Weekly "...Ghastly but funny..." Film Comment "...This is Cox at his most accessible and consistent..."Total Film "...They're a fabulous disaster, one of the screen's sickest romances..." Rolling Stone "[T]he film is an unsparing -- and also touching -- account of their destructive relationship." Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he performances, especially Oldman's bravura turn stave off the misery, and Cox's direction is anarchic with a splash of art..."Empire68.07001

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"...A film as subtle and incisive as a New York short story....THE WEEKEND is a small film of understated impact..." Los Angeles Times57.70462

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"...[THREE KINGS is] impudently comic, stylistically aggressive....Clooney, Cube and, particularly, Wahlberg deliver rugged and well-considered turns..." Variety Ranked #6 in Rolling Stone's "Ten Best Movies of 1999" -- "...An acutely funny and astutely provocative [satire]..."Rolling Stone "...An acutely funny and provocative surprise....[Clooney] gives his finest performance to date..." Rolling Stone "...Zeal and inventiveness....It's impossible not to be impressed..." -- 4 out of 5 stars Premiere "...Fresh, funny dialogue....With a grab-bag of visual tricks..." Box Office "...KINGS is more interested in guts than glory, in all its meanings....Russell nails the absurdity angle..." USA Today "...Especially effective is Clooney who perfectly conveys the combination of capability, authority and a touch of larceny the film insists on..." Los Angeles Times "...It has the freedom and recklessness of Oliver Stone or Robert Altman in their mad-dog days....THREE KINGS is awake and hyper..." Chicago Sun-Times52.52192

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"...A gleefully tongue-in-cheek romp....Stylishly photographed..." Sight and Sound "...Richly staged period adventure..." USA Today "...[DiCaprio] rivets attention in practically every scene. With captivating ingenuousness, and with a physical beauty that reduces the camera to one more worshipful fan, he fares well..." New York Times "...Boasting the highest talent quotient of any of the previous versions....This offers a more cerebral take on the classic swashbuckler..." Premiere47.33922

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"...A great movie just got greater, thanks to this thorough restoration....The movie is letterboxed on tape for the first time ever and has a magnificent new stereo soundtrack..." -- 4 out of 4 stars USA Today "...Sweaty and claustrophobic, exciting and horrifying at the same time....The new DAS BOOT feels rawer, gloomier, more pungently authentic than it did before..." Entertainment Weekly16.61824

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"[T]he fight scenes, which are the heart of the film, are lickety-split mad fun..." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "[I]t looks fantastic....[The filmmakers] have inserted vast, moody, misty landscapes, fanciful interiors and traditional Chinese colors to give the movie an epic, expansive, ancient quality that's a real pleasure to inhabit."Los Angeles Times "At once fuzzy-wuzzy and industrial strength...KUNG FU PANDA is high concept with a heart....Visually arresting."New York Times "[H]ighly entertaining....Full of verve, visual panache and sock-it-to-you action scenes."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "There's a level of visual beauty here that's a notch above anything DreamWorks has attempted before..."Empire "The animation is beautiful, from the ethereal Sacred Peach Tree of Heavenly Wisdom to the elegant Jade Palace and its Moon Pool."Premiere 3 stars out of 5 -- "Armed with a sublimely silly concept and an A-list voice cast....This is energetic, exciting and consistently funny..."Total Film16.24303

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"Literally and existentially down and dirty, IN THE PIT is an absorbing documentary about work and the transformation of men into laborers."New York Times "[T]he experience of grasping the scale of something so big, built by so many so small is awe inspiring." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly16.24303

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"Ms. Albert has a particularly nice knack for showing how the smallest, most seemingly banal moments in life can also be genuinely, intimately revelatory."New York Times16.24303

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"[U]niquely relatable. Its characters are modern American kids with contemporary problems, and it offers a whimsical world..."Box Office 3 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's prettily photographed by Caleb Deschanel and the creatures are genuinely fantastic."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "From its opening, James Horner's spot-on score and some great production design on the SPIDERWICK house will put even adults right where it want you -- part E.T., part LABYRINTH, with a dash of THE GOONIES."Empire "[I]t's a gutsy, feisty, no-nonsense adventure, aggressive enough to push the bounds of a PG film. The frantic action links together real and imagined worlds."Sight and Sound16.24303

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4 stars out of 5 -- "The kinetic camerawork nails every riff'n'wriggle....An impeccably shot snapshot of a band taking their calling to its limit..."Total Film 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "The director cannily sprinkles concert footage with archival clips charting the rock veterans' rise and the unflappable wit and resolve with which they managed it."USA Today "What SHINE A LIGHT, Martin Scorsese's concert documentary does beautifully is illuminate the way things are now with the self-described world's greatest rock'n'roll band."Los Angeles Times "As you scrutinize the aging bodies of the Rolling Stones in Martin Scorsese's rip-roaring concert documentary SHINE A LIGHT, there is ample evidence that rock 'n' roll may hold the secret of eternal vitality, if not beauty."New York Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "This you-are-there spellbinder is a master director shining his light on the best rock band on the planet."Rolling Stone "Scorsese's camera work takes its cues from Mick's moves: It's nervous yet centered, leaping across the stage to gape at the singer' awesome propulsion."Entertainment Weekly 5 stars out of 5 -- "SHINE A LIGHT brilliantly captures the Stones in all their ecstatic rapture, bacchic and sublime..."Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "It is Scorsese's tribute to the music that shaped his movies, and we see the Stones through his eyes. To him they are immediate; they are dynamic; they are the best rock 'n' roll band in the world."Empire "[T]hey remain a vital live force....The camera prowls around the stage, flitting between the various band members, making sense of the barrage of sounds as they tumble out from the speakers."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 5 -- "Incredibly, Jagger seems more energetic and animated now than he did last century, and arguably in better voice..."Ultimate DVD 3 stars out of 4 -- "[I]t's a celebration of durability and stamina...remarkably engaging and fleet..."Premiere16.24303

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4 stars out of 5 -- "The kinetic camerawork nails every riff'n'wriggle....An impeccably shot snapshot of a band taking their calling to its limit..."Total Film 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "The director cannily sprinkles concert footage with archival clips charting the rock veterans' rise and the unflappable wit and resolve with which they managed it."USA Today "What SHINE A LIGHT, Martin Scorsese's concert documentary does beautifully is illuminate the way things are now with the self-described world's greatest rock'n'roll band."Los Angeles Times "As you scrutinize the aging bodies of the Rolling Stones in Martin Scorsese's rip-roaring concert documentary SHINE A LIGHT, there is ample evidence that rock 'n' roll may hold the secret of eternal vitality, if not beauty."New York Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "This you-are-there spellbinder is a master director shining his light on the best rock band on the planet."Rolling Stone "Scorsese's camera work takes its cues from Mick's moves: It's nervous yet centered, leaping across the stage to gape at the singer' awesome propulsion."Entertainment Weekly 5 stars out of 5 -- "SHINE A LIGHT brilliantly captures the Stones in all their ecstatic rapture, bacchic and sublime..."Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "It is Scorsese's tribute to the music that shaped his movies, and we see the Stones through his eyes. To him they are immediate; they are dynamic; they are the best rock 'n' roll band in the world."Empire "[T]hey remain a vital live force....The camera prowls around the stage, flitting between the various band members, making sense of the barrage of sounds as they tumble out from the speakers."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 5 -- "Incredibly, Jagger seems more energetic and animated now than he did last century, and arguably in better voice..."Ultimate DVD 3 stars out of 4 -- "[I]t's a celebration of durability and stamina...remarkably engaging and fleet..."Premiere16.24303

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"[N]ifty, unusually spry....It's the good people of classic Kingsville, brought to life by an energized cast...show ought to scare the bejesus out of audiences." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "THE MIST is a rare beast: a mature, genuinely intense horror film that takes its improbable subject matter, and hence its audience, seriously."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "A tight, tense frightflick with more originality than a thousand SAWs....As with all the best horror movies, THE MIST takes its time setting up its characters and scenario..."Empire16.24303

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3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[H]is witty banter is still decidedly intact....The excitement picks back up and, overall, it's pleasantly nostalgic to see Harrison Ford as Jones again....The stunts and special effects are spectacular..."USA Today "Entertaining on its own right....Spielberg clearly got enormous pleasure employing a lifetime's worth of skill and turning out wave after wave of smartly done stunts and effects set pieces."Los Angeles Times "At its best, it's a satisfying shuffle of the deck of famous Spielbergian moments....The first 20 minutes, especially, are a blast of old-timey pleasure..."Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 5 -- "Indy is older, but Spielberg hasn't diluted the integrity of the character....[An] adrenalising movie....Cast-wise, it's impeccableEmpire "In the action-packed opening 45 minutes, Spielberg and Lucas have recaptured the magic of the INDIANA JONES franchise with its signature blend of mysticism, adventure, red-blooded action, and slapstick."Premiere 3 stars out of 5 -- "Back in the hat to stop Soviets mining the mind-control powers of the titular quartz cranium, Harrison Ford still rocks the bullwhip....Lean and keen, he hasn't been this engaging -- and engaged -- for years."Total Film16.24303

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3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[H]is witty banter is still decidedly intact....The excitement picks back up and, overall, it's pleasantly nostalgic to see Harrison Ford as Jones again....The stunts and special effects are spectacular..."USA Today "Entertaining on its own right....Spielberg clearly got enormous pleasure employing a lifetime's worth of skill and turning out wave after wave of smartly done stunts and effects set pieces."Los Angeles Times "At its best, it's a satisfying shuffle of the deck of famous Spielbergian moments....The first 20 minutes, especially, are a blast of old-timey pleasure..."Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 5 -- "Indy is older, but Spielberg hasn't diluted the integrity of the character....[An] adrenalising movie....Cast-wise, it's impeccableEmpire "In the action-packed opening 45 minutes, Spielberg and Lucas have recaptured the magic of the INDIANA JONES franchise with its signature blend of mysticism, adventure, red-blooded action, and slapstick."Premiere 3 stars out of 5 -- "Back in the hat to stop Soviets mining the mind-control powers of the titular quartz cranium, Harrison Ford still rocks the bullwhip....Lean and keen, he hasn't been this engaging -- and engaged -- for years."Total Film16.24303

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"CLOVERFIELD is a surprisingly gripping thriller. Employing a pseudo-documentary handheld camera style, it offers a fresh spin on the monster movie genre."USA Today "There is a visceral, pit-of-the-stomach dread to the scenes of urban destruction that rise above mere genre."Los Angeles Times "[A] surreptitiously subversive, stylistically clever little gem of an entertainment..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 5 stars out of 5 -- "CLOVERFIELD brings a new, more primal fear to the monster movie....[Made with] whip-smart invention and brilliant simplicity."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "Breathless blockbuster entertainment with a bracing political payload and satire to spare."Total Film "[T]he production team's integration of handheld low-light long-take camerawork and effects is a peculiarly austere marvel....CLOVERFIELD's uncomprehending vision can be chilling..."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] film that delivers a clever twist on perhaps the oldest sci-fi/horror staple of all: The Giant Monster Movie."Premiere16.24303

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3 stars out of 4 -- "In IRON MAN, Downey's likably snide playboy character is cut from the same anti-hero cloth as Johnny Depp's Jack Sparrow..."USA Today "[I]t's got an energetic, engaging performance by Robert Downey Jr....This part has been nicely tailored to Downey's talents and is a great deal of fun as a result."Los Angeles Times "The well-crafted IRON MAN is one of the smartest superhero films to come down the pike in some time....Robert Downey Jr. again reveal why he is one of the best actors of his generation..."Chicago Sun-Times "[A]n unusually good superhero picture....The film benefits from a script that generally chooses clever dialogue over manufactured catchphrases...and also from a crackerjack cast that accepts the filmmakers's invitation to do some real acting..."New York Times "[Favreau] draws on his humanistic gifts to make IRON MAN a compellingly down-to-earth superhero fantasy..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "There's winning comedy in Stark's suit-making misadventures, involving a dash of Wile E. Coyote slapstick and some terrific deadpanning from Downey Jr.. And the acting-powerhouse cast doesn't disappoint."Empire "It has Downey's spirited turn going for it, as well as rousing sequences of various models of Iron Man armour in action....It makes a lot of clever decisions..."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 4 -- "Seeing Downey and Bridges duel is one of the film's primary delights..."Premiere 4 stars out of 5 -- "A cad-to-crusader origin story, it's funny, smart, charming -- all the attributes of its star."Total Film16.24303

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"[The film] relies heavily on sound and music to set the mood, which fluctuates from soothing to unnerving, and on interesting faces, which the film's leads fortunately possess."New York Times16.24303

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"[A] completely satisfying movie that quietly, gently blows you away. Exactly written, directed with a surgeon's precision and transcendently acted, SIDEWAYS brings emotional reality to a consistently amusing character comedy."Los Angeles Times "This is a building-block movie: Its stand-out excellence becomes apparent only gradually..."USA Today "[The film] fuses bracing wit and emotional gravity into something funny, touching and vital....Pure movie bliss." Rolling Stone "It's an intoxicating feeling when a movie excites and enlivens us like this..." Entertainment Weekly "[O]ne of the most incisive movies ever made about the intricacies of male bonding." Movieline's Hollywood Life "[A]s a painful, uproarious story of humanity, this is a perfectly contained cinematic experience." Premiere "SIDEWAYS is a thoughtful, comic road movie about people going through some kind of breakdown." Uncut "[T]he most likeable and affecting film that Payne has yet made." Sight and Sound Ranked #5 in Uncut's Best Films Of 2005 -- "It's a heartbreaking study of life, loves and second chances, beautifully performed by the two leads." Uncut16.24303

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"Foxx's fierce, funny, deeply felt performance deserves to be legendary....Foxx rides this winner to glory." Rolling Stone "[A] satisfying picture....[With] Mr. Foxx's inventive, intuitive, and supremely intelligent performance."New York Times "RAY could not have been made without star Jamie Foxx....His portrayal of Ray Charles is such a landmark in making the difficult look natural that you won't talk about anything else when you exit the theater."USA Today "One of the striking things about RAY is the way Foxx's performance gives the uncanny impression of watching the real Charles reliving his life on screen. The actor makes us believe that what's in front of our eyes really happened."Los Angeles Times "Foxx feels his way into every groove and tremor of that voice -- the sheer locomotive power of it, and the shades of gravelly tenderness, too." Entertainment Weekly [T]he musical numbers are superbly handled. The sound is extraordinary..." Movieline's Hollywood Life "Built around a magnetic performance by Jamie Foxx....[He] brilliantly inhabits Ray's mannerisms..." Uncut "Foxx's performance is superb in its naturalism and meticulous in its attention to detail....The music provides the most straightforward pleasure in an enjoyable and straightforward film..." Sight and Sound16.24303

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