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"...Paul McGuigan lets rip with a brutal and assured follow-up to the visually hyperbolic THE ACID HOUSE....The film succeeds at capturing the pit-bull intensity of the cutthroat milieu..." Film Comment "...A potently in-your-face crime drama....The movie has energy and danger and depraved wit..." Rolling Stone "...[Featuring] some exceptional performances..." Box Office "...Taut, corrosive and compelling....GANGSTER NO. 1 is solid, satisfying fare for adults..." Los Angeles Times "...The movie is exact in its characters and staging..." Chicago Sun-Times "...A compelling thriller..." Total Film51.42508

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"[F]ull of baroque and bloody set-pieces....Throughout McGuigan juxtaposes joshing, comic interludes with material that is dark..."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "An intoxicating hotchpotch of gangsters, gamblers, vengeance and paranoia....Hartnett's laid-back insouciance never deserts him..."Uncut "[The film] will get under your skin with its stylish production design, slick dialogue and offbeat characters. This pop-culture-infused mistaken-identity thriller ultimately grabs hold and beguiles..."USA Today "Jason Smilovic's script, which keeps you guessing...has been staged with aggressive finesse by director Paul McGuigan..." -- Grade: B-Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "The pleasure is in the throwaway dialogue, the artfully jumbled chronology and Lucy Liu, giving the movie a vital jolt of energy..."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his is one of the most intelligent and clever films you could hope to see."Ultimate DVD51.30951

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"[T]he story moves at a steady clip, generating enough mystery to keep you guessing and enough atmosphere to keep you interested."Los Angeles Times "[V]isually inventive..."Entertainment Weekly "[T]here's some bold filmmaking here. As McGuigan proved in GANGSTER NO. 1, he likes to serve up moral dilemmas with unnerving style."Sight and Sound51.004

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"Imaginatively filmed by Peter Sova, PUSH has a dizzying, chaotic energy that pulls you along."New York Times "[T]he execution is fresh, earnest and inoffensive. It's a gussied-up knockoff of a Scorsese mob movie, shellacked with an opaque sheen of Clancy-style espionage, stir-fried with a bit of Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez and the Wachowski brothers."Washington Post 3 stars out of 5 -- "PUSH explodes into action....It's an ambitious, original effort..."Total Film50.96281

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"Imaginatively filmed by Peter Sova, PUSH has a dizzying, chaotic energy that pulls you along."New York Times "[T]he execution is fresh, earnest and inoffensive. It's a gussied-up knockoff of a Scorsese mob movie, shellacked with an opaque sheen of Clancy-style espionage, stir-fried with a bit of Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez and the Wachowski brothers."Washington Post 3 stars out of 5 -- "PUSH explodes into action....It's an ambitious, original effort..."Total Film50.96281

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"Imaginatively filmed by Peter Sova, PUSH has a dizzying, chaotic energy that pulls you along."New York Times "[T]he execution is fresh, earnest and inoffensive. It's a gussied-up knockoff of a Scorsese mob movie, shellacked with an opaque sheen of Clancy-style espionage, stir-fried with a bit of Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez and the Wachowski brothers."Washington Post 3 stars out of 5 -- "PUSH explodes into action....It's an ambitious, original effort..."Total Film50.96281

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