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"[T]he result is splendid....[The film] remains an essential part of Ray's oeuvre."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's still a stunningly inventive Western, with an offbeat, folksy feel."Uncut 3 stars out of 5 -- "[S]hot through with moments of passion and visual grandeur."Total Film17.13073

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"In its harrowing third act, Ray invests his terrifying tale of upward mobility gone horribly awry with the sinister shadows and ominous atmosphere of German Expressionist horror films."A.V. Club17.13073

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"In its harrowing third act, Ray invests his terrifying tale of upward mobility gone horribly awry with the sinister shadows and ominous atmosphere of German Expressionist horror films."A.V. Club17.13073

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"Dennings is the revelation here....She is smart, likable and funny and may be ready to assume the mantle from JUNO's Ellen Page as the coolest young female star."USA Today "[F]leshed out with atmosphere, a nice blend of broad goofiness and sophistication, and two appealing leads who bring it to life."Los Angeles Times "[T]he director, Peter Sollett, spins a shy, sweet romance around a carefully chosen soundtrack....Sollett shows an admirably low-key directorial temperament...."New York Times "The marvelous, magical boy-meets-girl-in-the-city-that-never-sleeps romantic comedy NICK & NORAH'S INFINITE PLAYLIST is a revolutionary movie disguised as a familiar story." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "[I]t's a fantasy of one night in New York City and all its insanity, grossness, romance, and glamour."Premiere 3 stars out of 5 -- "It's a cutesy, SUPERBAD-eyed view of being a late teen....The leads are flawless. Cera may always play the same rabbit in the headlights, but it's role uniquely his own."Total Film28.43648

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"Dennings is the revelation here....She is smart, likable and funny and may be ready to assume the mantle from JUNO's Ellen Page as the coolest young female star."USA Today "[F]leshed out with atmosphere, a nice blend of broad goofiness and sophistication, and two appealing leads who bring it to life."Los Angeles Times "[T]he director, Peter Sollett, spins a shy, sweet romance around a carefully chosen soundtrack....Sollett shows an admirably low-key directorial temperament...."New York Times "The marvelous, magical boy-meets-girl-in-the-city-that-never-sleeps romantic comedy NICK & NORAH'S INFINITE PLAYLIST is a revolutionary movie disguised as a familiar story." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "[I]t's a fantasy of one night in New York City and all its insanity, grossness, romance, and glamour."Premiere 3 stars out of 5 -- "It's a cutesy, SUPERBAD-eyed view of being a late teen....The leads are flawless. Cera may always play the same rabbit in the headlights, but it's role uniquely his own."Total Film28.43648

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"...[It] taps its sources with the zest of a vampire, and the result, if unoriginal, is nevertheless buoyant....Good-humored, bent on action and even touching..." New York Times "...Awe-inspiring....Preston is perfect..." Variety22.46254

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"Nick Cassavetes gets to the heart of the story without running afoul of the truth police....The superb actors flesh out the social commentary." Movieline's Hollywood Life "[A] tightly controlled, highly charged piece of storytelling, based on real-life events."Film Comment 3 stars out of 5 -- "[M]uch like KIDS, these hedonistic junior gangsters are a middle class parent's nightmare....ALPHA DOG is quite compelling..."Ultimate DVD19.86611

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"[I]t's easy to surrender to the swooning violins on the soundtrack....It helps that the film is lovingly crafted and extremely well-acted." Movieline's Hollywood Life "Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams break through the barrier to evoke high-strung, slightly crazed teenagers plunging headlong into first love....Their performances are so spontaneous and combustible that you quickly identify with the reckless sweethearts..." New York Times "[P]atiently told, impressively performed, and beautifully shot..." Entertainment Weekly "The performances respect the passion at the beginning and the sentiment at the end, not pushing too hard. It's a tear-jerker, but well-acted and deeply felt."Chicago Sun-Times19.73742

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"...Mr. Washington manages to be fittingly morose without losing his powerhouse quality..." New York Times "...[Washington] puts in another strong performance..."USA Today "...JOHN Q. is unafraid to speak the plain truth..."Los Angeles Times "...[The film] raises genuine, sobering questions....Washington performs with a tearful, righteous anger..."Entertainment Weekly19.73742

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"[I]t's easy to surrender to the swooning violins on the soundtrack....It helps that the film is lovingly crafted and extremely well-acted." Movieline's Hollywood Life "Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams break through the barrier to evoke high-strung, slightly crazed teenagers plunging headlong into first love....Their performances are so spontaneous and combustible that you quickly identify with the reckless sweethearts..." New York Times "[P]atiently told, impressively performed, and beautifully shot..." Entertainment Weekly "The performances respect the passion at the beginning and the sentiment at the end, not pushing too hard. It's a tear-jerker, but well-acted and deeply felt."Chicago Sun-Times19.73742

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"[Made with] intelligence and insight....It allows for nuances and takes time to focus this story of an illness on all the people it affects."Hollywood Reporter "[T]he best performance comes from Diaz, who eclipses her previous heavy roles and pulls off the tricky determined mother persona without turning impassioned care into grating shrillness."Movieline18.43905

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"Natasha Richardson is fitfully amusing as the gently sarcastic headmistress..."Sight and Sound17.64361

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"STAKE LAND does exhibit a painterly eye and feel for performance..."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "Director Jim Mickle, who co-wrote the film with his star Nick Damici, has crafted a good-looking, well-played and atmospheric apocalyptic vision."Chicago Sun-Times "[U]nusually taut....[With] an unstable atmosphere of lurking horror."New York Times "[A] horrifying, exquisitely rendered portrait of catastrophe that has the potential to become one of the year's sleepers, reaching beyond its horror base to fans of well-wrought, dystopian drama."Box Office 3 stars out of 5 -- "Part gothic action-fantasy, part elegy for a world gone to hell....[It] displays a sharp eye for detail..."Total Film17.06576

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"Butler gives Mike an affable, lived-in quality that quickly takes the edge of the character's deliberate abrasiveness..."Variety "Both Heigl and Butler find the appeal in very flawed characters. It has been said that every memorable romantic movie requires a scene where the lovers dance together, and Luketic has staged an effervescent dance for the stars."Hollywood Reporter 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Butler] has charisma in spades....Butler and Heigl sizzle nicely together in a script that steers away from cutesy in favour of potty-mouthed put-downs..."Total Film15.98058

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3 stars out of 4 -- "Director Jim Mickle, who co-wrote the film with his star Nick Damici, has crafted a good-looking, well-played and atmospheric apocalyptic vision."Chicago Sun-Times "STAKE LAND does exhibit a painterly eye and feel for performance..."Los Angeles Times "[U]nusually taut....[With] an unstable atmosphere of lurking horror."New York Times "[A] horrifying, exquisitely rendered portrait of catastrophe that has the potential to become one of the year's sleepers, reaching beyond its horror base to fans of well-wrought, dystopian drama."Box Office 3 stars out of 5 -- "Part gothic action-fantasy, part elegy for a world gone to hell....[It] displays a sharp eye for detail..."Total Film15.76738

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"[I]n his first leading role Cheadle pitches it exactly right....The story is what matters here. And as current events in Darfur show, it's one that can't be told too often."Sight and Sound "[A] wrenching film..."New York Times "Cheadle etches a vivid character in the foreground."Chicago Sun-Times "[T]his is a film of rare courage and imperishable heart."Rolling Stone "Cheadle's performance is impeccable....Deeply moving..."Uncut Ranked #25 in Uncut's Best Films Of 2005 -- "George's film repeatedly asks why the world community failed to intervene. Powerful emotive filmmaking."Uncut "Cheadle already is generating well-deserved Oscar talk, as is the movie..."USA Today "[The film's] strength is its refusal to stint on the horrors and atrocities, in being unafraid to show us a vivid picture of the blood lust that gripped that country seemingly out of nowhere."Los Angeles Times15.65542

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3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] churning blender of gags, mugs, kinks, quirks, sneaks, nods, wink-winks, zingers and stingers that thunders along..."Total Film 3 stars out of 4 -- "[D]eeply nuts and exhaustingly hilarious..."Premiere "Full blooded as the action is, Wright and Pegg's comedic verve and detail-conscious writing shine through..."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 4 -- "You can't beat these Brits for blood lust and belly laughs....It's a blast."Rolling Stone "[A] very funny cop comedy....These guys are as much A-level scholars of movie genre conventions as their better-known, better-hyped Stateside colleagues Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "Mr. Pegg and Mr. Frost, who played best buddies in SHAUN OF THE DEAD, have an easy, believable rapport....Think of it as THE FULL MONTY blown to smithereens."New York Times "In director Edgar Wright and Pegg's tight script, the humor works on several levels....Best is Wright's slick style, with quick cuts that move the action along at a clip."Box Office 4 stars out of 5 -- "HOT FUZZ is pure fun from start to finish and is so chock full of blink-and-you'll-miss-it gags that it's endlessly watchable."Ultimate DVD 3 stars out of 5 -- "[F]illed with gentle British laughs and chaotic American ultraviolence....[HOT FUZZ] knows who it's shooting for and picks them off expertly."Uncut15.65542

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"[T]he colors are almost always incredibly vivid in saturation, often with spot colors of violet, but many scenes are awash in other hues that enhance the fantasy setting and locations." Widescreen Review15.60983

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Rolling Stone (7/5/01, p.138) - 3.5 out of 5 stars - "...SUGAR RAY drifts further from the group's early aggro-pop sound....Their laid-back attitude is infectiously unfussy....pulling sounds together withthe glee of teens collecting cool stuff...from a baking Southside beach."Spin (8/01, pp.129-30) - 6 out of 10 - "...Pretty good...especially 'When It's Over'....And the videos are great, too. Damn the '00s - famous-sounding music is probably going to stay famous for a long time..."Q (9/01, p.120) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...As radio-friendly as Radiohead are not..."14.89447

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"...Malick's return is a cause for celebration. His harsh, haunting film shuns the platitudes to expose war as a crime against nature..." Rolling Stone "...An extraordinary achievement....THE THIN RED LINE is hugely effective as a film about the absurdity of war..." Sight and Sound "...[A] masterpiece of poetic flourish and grand ambition..." -- 4 out of 5 stars Total Film "...Terrence Malick's first movie since 1978's DAYS OF HEAVEN is just as sensual, subliminally stirring and magnificently photographed..." -- 4 out of 4 stars USA Today "...[Malick's] intoxication with natural beauty, fused so palpably with the psychic sleepwalking of his human characters, remains exactly as it was....Here is a visceral reminder of all that made his past work so hauntingly majestic..." New York Times "...A monumental accomplishment....THE THIN RED LINE must be seen, felt and remembered to be fully appreciated. And for those willing to rise to the occasion, the reward is beyond compare..." -- 5 out of 5 stars Box Office "...Malick has retained his eye for crystalline images, and a facility for camera movement so fluid as to seem almost thought-activated..." Los Angeles Times "...The battle scenes themselves are masterful..." Chicago Sun-Times14.6822

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"Cleverly entwining Australia's colonial history with the Western's mythic structure of betrayal and revenge....Huston in particular is chillingly convincing." Sight and Sound 5 stars out of 5 -- "The film is shot by Benoit Delhomme, who captures the cruel beauty of the Outback, while the score is a mixture of traditional folk and atmospheric instrumentals. The acting is exceptional..." Uncut "There is something heavy and monumental about the way Mr. Huston takes up film space, which makes a nice counterpart to the otherworldly Mr. Pearce....Both actors are memorable..." New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- "[The film] feels startlingly fresh and original....THE PROPOSITION is a startling parable about man's savagery to man." Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "Cave and Hillcoat add a new flavour to the oldest genre....A violent, yet lyrical frontier tale."Ultimate DVD 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[A] movie of startling visuals....[The images] speak potently and startlingly for themselves."Rolling Stone Included in Entertainment Weekly's "Top 10 Films Of The Year" -- "[T]he movie is a dazzle of mood, style, and mythologized history."Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's hard to pick a standout performance from the extraordinary ensemble cast....[With] a premise as morally ambiguous as most of the characters that populate the film..."Empire14.46095

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3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] churning blender of gags, mugs, kinks, quirks, sneaks, nods, wink-winks, zingers and stingers that thunders along..."Total Film 3 stars out of 4 -- "[D]eeply nuts and exhaustingly hilarious..."Premiere "Full blooded as the action is, Wright and Pegg's comedic verve and detail-conscious writing shine through..."Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 4 -- "You can't beat these Brits for blood lust and belly laughs....It's a blast."Rolling Stone "[A] very funny cop comedy....These guys are as much A-level scholars of movie genre conventions as their better-known, better-hyped Stateside colleagues Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "Mr. Pegg and Mr. Frost, who played best buddies in SHAUN OF THE DEAD, have an easy, believable rapport....Think of it as THE FULL MONTY blown to smithereens."New York Times "In director Edgar Wright and Pegg's tight script, the humor works on several levels....Best is Wright's slick style, with quick cuts that move the action along at a clip."Box Office 4 stars out of 5 -- "HOT FUZZ is pure fun from start to finish and is so chock full of blink-and-you'll-miss-it gags that it's endlessly watchable."Ultimate DVD 3 stars out of 5 -- "[F]illed with gentle British laughs and chaotic American ultraviolence....[HOT FUZZ] knows who it's shooting for and picks them off expertly."Uncut14.35704

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"...Schwarzenegger still looks spectacular..."USA Today "...That T3 fulfils its assignment so ably is a triumph of brain taking over where brawn can no longer prevail....[With] bright, heavy metal charm, unexpectedly lively and self-aware wit..."Entertainment Weekly "...The stunning Loken's liquid-metal performance as the T-X easily holds its own against the franchise's baddies past, while Stahl and the always-engaging Claire Danes do respectable work..."Box Office "...Stan Winston's creature effects are first-rate....[Mostow] propels the narrative with the same zippy B-movie energy he brought to his smaller-scaled BREAKDOWN and U-571....T3 is good enough to warrant a T4..."Rolling Stone "...An expertly paced and efficient sci-fi thrill machine, T3 effectively marries impressive action sequences with persuasive storytelling..."Los Angeles Times "Arnie's most satisfying romp since 1994's TRUE LIES."Sight and Sound "...T3 delivers the goods. A hard-hitting, straight-ahead sci-fi actioner..."Variety "...Viewers will be pleased to find out that yet more dastardly shape-shifting awaits them in T3..."Movieline's Hollywood Life14.35704

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's a a sci-fi flick, but it's also a heartfelt tribute to Spielberg, something that reaches its crescendo in a plate-spinning final showdown that is action-paced, funny and unexpectedly moving."Empire 3 stars out of 5 - "Briskly directed by Greg Mottola....[Paul] blends neatly with the landscape and co-stars..."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] slacker bromance....The addition of Jason Bateman and Bill Hader as Men In Black on their trail, Kristen Wiig as a partially sighted Christian and Seth Rogen as the 'voice' of Paul add something new."Uncut "[A] sort of fractured E.T., with Seth Rogen never more likeable than as the bald-headed extraterrestrial who just wants to phone home..."Los Angeles Times "Where Paul takes off is in its embrace and knowledge of sci-fi-icons....The creatures movements, facial expressions and interactions with human co-stars are seamless."USA Today 4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] inspired, hysterical, spot-on spoof....[With a] sharp-tongued central character and many witty references to popular sci-fi flicks."Box Office 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] cheeky spoof that puts a hilarious hurt to everything it loves....Rogen is a nonstop hoot, but it's the byplay between Frost and Pegg that roots the laughs in characters we care about."Rolling Stone "[A] sweetly daft spaceman comedy....The filmmakers offer ups a spot-on cartoon of types we've loved in dozens of other movies..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly14.35704

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"...Nolte acts with blistering energy, and Lange is in top feral form..."Rolling Stone "...Scorsese's CAPE FEAR defies thresholds, revelling in its own transgressiveness, using punchy visuals, fast cuts and a pounding soundtrack..."Sight and Sound "...We squirm, we squeal, we squeak for mercy as Scorsese and company wring us out like an old washcloth..."Los Angeles Times13.42942

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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 Sound11.20341

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"...Among TV's finest hours, and it's worth buying this set just to own them..." Entertainment Weekly "...Each program is self-contained and the array of characters is dazzling..." USA Today "...Gandolfini is mesmerising, his mood on a hair-trigger, equally able to convey ferocity, depression and schoolboy mischief..." Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 4 -- "The birth one of the greatest TV dramas of all time....This show was breaking new ground with each scene."Premiere10.96865

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"STUCK raises compelling questions about morality and ethics and how far people will go to avoid reprisal."USA Today "Appropriately dingy in style and verve, Gordon has fun ratcheting up the death chamber stakes with squishy sound effects, nick-of-time tension and violent turns in luck, but the performances are what elevate it."Los Angeles Times "There are no supernatural happenings, just people under extreme stress succumbing to their worst instincts, in Stuart Gordon's grim, expert little thriller STUCK."New York Times "[D]eliciously wicked....[A] darkly comedic thriller that propels the idea of desperate people taking desperate measures to new squirm-inducing heights."Film Comment 3 stars out of 5 -- "It's a shaggy-dog story that spirals into garage Grand Guignol, with Suvari and Rea well-matched in uneasy roles."Empire10.88842

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"...Intriguing....Depp's physical transformation is chilling. It's a fearless performance shorn of all movie-star vanity, and Jung emerges as a striking individual..." Movieline's Hollywood Life "...Buoyant and flavorful....[With] impressive widescreen lensing..." Variety "...[Depp's] witty, spare performance gives the picture a poignancy....Mr. Demme's storytelling is quick and engaging..." New York Times "...Smart, sexy, funny and dangerous, this high-wire act is a movie and a half..." Rolling Stone "...Clickety-clack pacing and inventive supporting casting....Consistently compelling..."USA Today "...[Demme] capitalizes on his strongest assets: a knack for comedy and an ambitious taste for scale..."Sight and Sound "...Vigorous direction and attention to detail....Uniformly excellent performances....Depp provides a remarkably supple performance in the lead role..." Hollywood Reporter10.88375

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