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"...Beautiful....[A] stunning performance by Harrison Ford and first-rate filmmaking by Peter Weir..." Variety "...In addition to Ford's crafty, unsparing ferocity, all the actors in this maelstrom are admirable..." Los Angeles Times44.23952

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"...[Carrey's] performance is simply spellbinding..." -- 5 out of 5 starsTotal Film "...Niccol's witty script tunes into our hunger..." -- Rating: AEntertainment Weekly "...Adventurous, provocative, even daring, THE TRUMAN SHOW has been directed with enviable grace and restraint by Peter Weir..."Los Angeles Times "...Carrey triumphs in a hilarious and heartfelt performance that reveals an uncommon sensitivity and grace..."Rolling Stone "...Poignant and haunting....A moving exploration of creation-anxiety..."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "1998's ingenious THE TRUMAN SHOW is a remarkable exercise in pre-emptively satirizing the reality TV phenomenon that it surely helped to inspire."Uncut "[D]ramatic and emotional....Truman Burbank is a touchingly gallant creating, an unwitting Odysseus on an odyssey he can't fathom."Wall Street Journal44.11394

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"...[Carrey's] performance is simply spellbinding..." -- 5 out of 5 starsTotal Film "...Niccol's witty script tunes into our hunger..." -- Rating: AEntertainment Weekly "...Adventurous, provocative, even daring, THE TRUMAN SHOW has been directed with enviable grace and restraint by Peter Weir..."Los Angeles Times "...Carrey triumphs in a hilarious and heartfelt performance that reveals an uncommon sensitivity and grace..."Rolling Stone "...Poignant and haunting....A moving exploration of creation-anxiety..."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "1998's ingenious THE TRUMAN SHOW is a remarkable exercise in pre-emptively satirizing the reality TV phenomenon that it surely helped to inspire."Uncut "[D]ramatic and emotional....Truman Burbank is a touchingly gallant creating, an unwitting Odysseus on an odyssey he can't fathom."Wall Street Journal44.11394

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"...A serious, confidently made film...Well acted by the principals..."New York Times "...Peter Weir in top form..." - RecommendedPremiere "...Bridges is transportingly fine, and he manages throughout to convey, without exaggeration, an altered state of mind that rivets the viewer..."Variety "...It is unusual for being essentially philosophical and introspective, rather than romantic....FEARLESS is like a short story that shines a bright light, briefly, into a corner where you usually do not look..."Chicago Sun-Times "[With] the most horrifying plane crash in movie history..."Entertainment Weekly "...It's refreshing to see a mainstream Hollywood film that so resolutely refuses to manipulate its audience, but rather invites us to watch and reflect and make up our own minds..."Sight and Sound "...Peter Weir's instant cult movie is more like his mystical Australian works....[Bridges gives] another routinely great performance..."USA Today44.02619

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"...To see Crowe as Capt. Jack Aubrey in MASTER AND COMMANDER: THE FAR SIDE OF THE WORLD is to see a consummate performer doing what he does best..." Los Angeles Times "...The battle sequences are filmed with impressive coherence and rigor..."New York Times "...[A] masterful and commanding film....A story in full billow..." Entertainment Weekly "...A rousing high-seas adventure that sweeps you into another world..." Rolling Stone "[I]t's the film's thoughtful use of naturalism as metaphor and plot device that gives MASTER AND COMMANDER a sense of Tom Stoppard-like, upscale intelligence." Sight and Sound "[T]his is a plain old good movie.it ought to find fans among the young and the old and both genders."USA Today "[A]n intelligent movie about men tested by the sea. Director Peter Weir mounts an impressive production..."Chicago Sun-Times "[I]t's a wonderfully vivid journey to a distant time and place." Movieline's Hollywood Life "The detailed depiction of shipboard life is total and overwhelming." Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's all about sweeping views of 1700s battleships, tropical islands speckled across the horizon and weather-beaten shots of Russell Crowe."Ultimate DVD43.99374

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"...A rousing high-seas adventure that sweeps you into another world..."Rolling Stone "[A]n intelligent movie about men tested by the sea. Director Peter Weir mounts an impressive production..."Chicago Sun-Times "...[A] masterful and commanding film....A story in full billow..."Entertainment Weekly "[T]his is a plain old good movie.it ought to find fans among the young and the old and both genders."USA Today "[I]t's a wonderfully vivid journey to a distant time and place."Movieline's Hollywood Life "The detailed depiction of shipboard life is total and overwhelming."Uncut "...To see Crowe as Capt. Jack Aubrey in MASTER AND COMMANDER: THE FAR SIDE OF THE WORLD is to see a consummate performer doing what he does best..."Los Angeles Times "...The battle sequences are filmed with impressive coherence and rigor..."New York Times "[I]t's the film's thoughtful use of naturalism as metaphor and plot device that gives MASTER AND COMMANDER a sense of Tom Stoppard-like, upscale intelligence."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's all about sweeping views of 1700s battleships, tropical islands speckled across the horizon and weather-beaten shots of Russell Crowe."Ultimate DVD43.99374

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"...A rousing high-seas adventure that sweeps you into another world..."Rolling Stone "[A]n intelligent movie about men tested by the sea. Director Peter Weir mounts an impressive production..."Chicago Sun-Times "[I]t's a wonderfully vivid journey to a distant time and place."Movieline's Hollywood Life "...[A] masterful and commanding film....A story in full billow..."Entertainment Weekly "[T]his is a plain old good movie.it ought to find fans among the young and the old and both genders."USA Today "The detailed depiction of shipboard life is total and overwhelming."Uncut "...To see Crowe as Capt. Jack Aubrey in MASTER AND COMMANDER: THE FAR SIDE OF THE WORLD is to see a consummate performer doing what he does best..."Los Angeles Times "...The battle sequences are filmed with impressive coherence and rigor..."New York Times "[I]t's the film's thoughtful use of naturalism as metaphor and plot device that gives MASTER AND COMMANDER a sense of Tom Stoppard-like, upscale intelligence."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's all about sweeping views of 1700s battleships, tropical islands speckled across the horizon and weather-beaten shots of Russell Crowe."Ultimate DVD43.99374

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"...Breezily escapist..."New York Times "...An effortlessly engaging love story whose ace in the hole is the almost indecent magnetism of Gerard Depardieu..."Los Angeles Times "...A sweet treat..."Total Film "...Depardieu's charm recognizes no language barriers....[MacDowell] proves a fine, sexy foil..."Rolling Stone "...Breezy..." -- Rating: A-Entertainment Weekly43.51116

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"...Gibson shows wit, ingenuity and range....Airborne adventure."New York Times "[E]levated by eye-popping 'scope photography from Russell Boyd..."Uncut "The heartbreaking final scenes of Aussie youths matching their bayonets against machine guns elevate the film to an antiwar masterpiece." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly43.51116

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"...[Weaver is] electric....Engrossing 1983 political drama..." -- Rating: A-Entertainment Weekly "...An entertaining tale....Best of all are [the] performers..."New York Times "...A multi-layered, cerebral work....Compelling in its skillful blending of narrative, characters and mood..."Variety43.51116

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"...[It] wears the brilliant obscurity of a Dickinson poem and the suggestive force of a Magritte painting....[Offers] just the perfect beauty of its puzzle..." -- Rating: AEntertainment Weekly "...A hypnotic spell....A movie that is both spooky and sexy."New York Times "...Swaddling the story in an atmosphere of eerie mysticism, Weir shuts out logic and reason in favour of cloaking the tale in swooning mysticism..."Total Film "...Exquisite and seductive....Cinema at its most evocative....PICNIC AT HANGING ROCK remains a gorgeous-looking, superbly wrought cinema..."Los Angeles Times "[A] mysterious, subtle and beautifully shot film....IT is also eerie and unsettling, its dreamlike quality heightened by the haunting music..."Sight and Sound 5 stars out of 5 -- "Weir piles on lyrical image after lyrical image, wallowing in different moods to build something eerie, beautiful and dripping with dread."Empire43.51116

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"...[It] wears the brilliant obscurity of a Dickinson poem and the suggestive force of a Magritte painting....[Offers] just the perfect beauty of its puzzle..." -- Rating: AEntertainment Weekly "...A hypnotic spell....A movie that is both spooky and sexy."New York Times "...Swaddling the story in an atmosphere of eerie mysticism, Weir shuts out logic and reason in favour of cloaking the tale in swooning mysticism..."Total Film "...Exquisite and seductive....Cinema at its most evocative....PICNIC AT HANGING ROCK remains a gorgeous-looking, superbly wrought cinema..."Los Angeles Times "[A] mysterious, subtle and beautifully shot film....IT is also eerie and unsettling, its dreamlike quality heightened by the haunting music..."Sight and Sound 5 stars out of 5 -- "Weir piles on lyrical image after lyrical image, wallowing in different moods to build something eerie, beautiful and dripping with dread."Empire43.51116

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"...[An] inspired film -- one of those quintessentially American movies in which story, theme and visual style coalesce; a film rich in both skill and suggestion..."Sight and Sound "...A gentle, affecting story of star-crossed lovers..."Variety "...[McGillis] is authoritative and quietly sensual..."Los Angeles Times "...Compelling..."USA Today "Showing shocking good sense, the Academy awarded Harrison Ford his only Oscar nomination for his performance as straight-laced city 'tec John Book..."Total Film31.318

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"THE WAY BACK demands to be seen on the largest possible screen, the better to experience the way it visualizes an essential motivating tension between the small-scale intimacy and drama of its characters and the vast enormity of its landscapes.Los Angeles Times "[T]here's cumulative power in the tale, part prison break and part survival epic....Russell Boyd did the spectacular cinematography."Wall Street Journal "THE WAY BACK, with its epic story and spectacularly bleak setting, invites comparisons with LAURENCE OF ARABIA and DR. ZHIVAGO. It's awash in vast, unforgiving terrain."USA Today "Working with his frequent cinematographer, Russell Boyd, as well as a crack sound crew, Mr. Weir makes the most of his stunning natural set..."New York Times "Weir gives the film an epic scope, framing his characters against giant, imposing vistas that highlight how inconsequential they appear against the vastness of nature."A.V. Club "Peter Weir makes a partial return to form with THE WAY BACK. Like some of his best films, it features characters ensnared in the brutalities of politics and war..."Film Comment "There are some meticulous performances among the weary plodders...Jim Sturgess embodies monomaniacal focus as the group's leader Janusz..."Sight and Sound 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "It's the journey that counts, and Weir makes you feel it in your bones....[A]n artful tale of survival against the elements..."Rolling Stone "The scenes of brute survival -- hunting for food, improvising shelter, making wind-and-snow masks out of sheets of bark -- are vivid." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly0.6009759

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"THE WAY BACK demands to be seen on the largest possible screen, the better to experience the way it visualizes an essential motivating tension between the small-scale intimacy and drama of its characters and the vast enormity of its landscapes.Los Angeles Times "[T]here's cumulative power in the tale, part prison break and part survival epic....Russell Boyd did the spectacular cinematography."Wall Street Journal "THE WAY BACK, with its epic story and spectacularly bleak setting, invites comparisons with LAURENCE OF ARABIA and DR. ZHIVAGO. It's awash in vast, unforgiving terrain."USA Today "Working with his frequent cinematographer, Russell Boyd, as well as a crack sound crew, Mr. Weir makes the most of his stunning natural set..."New York Times "Weir gives the film an epic scope, framing his characters against giant, imposing vistas that highlight how inconsequential they appear against the vastness of nature."A.V. Club "Peter Weir makes a partial return to form with THE WAY BACK. Like some of his best films, it features characters ensnared in the brutalities of politics and war..."Film Comment "There are some meticulous performances among the weary plodders...Jim Sturgess embodies monomaniacal focus as the group's leader Janusz..."Sight and Sound 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "It's the journey that counts, and Weir makes you feel it in your bones....[A]n artful tale of survival against the elements..."Rolling Stone "The scenes of brute survival -- hunting for food, improvising shelter, making wind-and-snow masks out of sheets of bark -- are vivid." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly0.5328066

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"THE WAY BACK demands to be seen on the largest possible screen, the better to experience the way it visualizes an essential motivating tension between the small-scale intimacy and drama of its characters and the vast enormity of its landscapes.Los Angeles Times "[T]here's cumulative power in the tale, part prison break and part survival epic....Russell Boyd did the spectacular cinematography."Wall Street Journal "THE WAY BACK, with its epic story and spectacularly bleak setting, invites comparisons with LAURENCE OF ARABIA and DR. ZHIVAGO. It's awash in vast, unforgiving terrain."USA Today "Working with his frequent cinematographer, Russell Boyd, as well as a crack sound crew, Mr. Weir makes the most of his stunning natural set..."New York Times "Weir gives the film an epic scope, framing his characters against giant, imposing vistas that highlight how inconsequential they appear against the vastness of nature."A.V. Club "Peter Weir makes a partial return to form with THE WAY BACK. Like some of his best films, it features characters ensnared in the brutalities of politics and war..."Film Comment "There are some meticulous performances among the weary plodders...Jim Sturgess embodies monomaniacal focus as the group's leader Janusz..."Sight and Sound 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "It's the journey that counts, and Weir makes you feel it in your bones....[A]n artful tale of survival against the elements..."Rolling Stone "The scenes of brute survival -- hunting for food, improvising shelter, making wind-and-snow masks out of sheets of bark -- are vivid." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly0.5328066

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