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3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Lumet fuses dark wit, suspense and tragedy into a time-shifting movie that vibrates with energy. All the actors are first-rate..."Rolling Stone "Lumet energizes the material by continually shifting the audience's perspective on the characters....Hoffman gives a sharply etched performance."Box Office "[Lumet] works with vigor and cunning and wide-awake elegance of a virtuoso half his age....Lumet's talent is, in every sense, timeless." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly "A tense anti-caper...that's part thriller and part Greek tragedy....In it, Lumet breaks down the moral cause-and-effect process..."Los Angeles Times Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's "10 Best Movies Of 2007" -- "Lumet takes a first-rate script by Kelly Masterson and keeps it popping."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "[W]hat is impressive is its youth, energy, and its willingness to play games with storytelling..."Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "[Lumet is] doing some of his best work, as this bleak, almost Shakespearean tragedy conclusively proves."Empire "Hoffman masterfully essays the elder brother's manipulative string-pulling..."Sight and Sound33.68512

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"The tension between unbending principle and the call for compassion and human understanding could scarcely be more pointedly evoked than it is here, and Davis' performance is devastatingly great..."Variety 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Hoffman nails every nuance in a complex role. And Streep is unmissable and unforgettable....There's no doubt about this mind-bender. It'll pin you to your seat."Rolling Stone "[Davis] has one significant scene, but it is long, crucial and heartbreaking. Davis goes face to face with Streep with astonishing conviction..."Chicago Sun-Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Streep delivers a bravura performance....Philip Seymour Hoffman is ever bit her equal in his spectacular portrayal....DOUBT compels viewers to examine their own assumptions as they become caught up in this fascinating tale."USA Today "Ms. Streep blows in like a storm, shaking up the story's reverential solemnity with gusts of energy and comedy."New York Times "On the stage as well as on the screen, DOUBT is a highly polished piece of business, with every speech and every action calculated for maximum effect..."Los Angeles Times Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's 'Movies Of The Year' -- "[A] stinging film..."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "[F]uelled equally by anger and compassion, writer-director John Patrick Shanley's DOUBT is a terrific and troubling drama of ideas bristling with nuance and grief."Box Office 4 stars out of 5 -- "Streep and Hoffman are superbly matched, while Adams brings a touching sincerity to her wide-eyed innocent. As fine as they are, however, it's Viola Davis who shines brightest..."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Streep] slips something human between the gusts of piercing anger: wry grace notes written into her pursed lips and arching brow."Empire33.68512

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"Hoffman's portrayal of the petite yet outsize Truman Capote...is impeccable -- it's bound for awards..."Entertainment Weekly "[A] fascinating and fine-grained reconstruction....Not only does Mr. Hoffman achieve an impressive physical and vocal transformation...but he also conveys, with clarity and subtlety, the complexities of Capote's temperament."New York Times 5 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he movie steers its own delicate course through the ethical minefields of 'faction' with consummate skill....It's Hoffman's film -- a tour de force..."Uncut "Hoffman's unmissable and unforgettable performance as Truman Capote should make him the frontrunner for every Best Actor prize in the book."Rolling Stone "[I]t's a stark, complex and ultimately stunning examination of a man who exploited others for professional gain and the emotional price he paid."Movieline's Hollywood Life 4 stars out of 5 -- "Beautifully shot and flawlessly acted; this captures the essence of the iconic novel and also brings a lingering poignancy to a portrait of a man as troubled and haunted as the novel's subjects."Ultimate DVD "[R]apt, absorbing and thrillingly perceptive....CAPOTE honors its subject by doing just what Truman Capote did. It teases, fascinates, and haunts." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "The complexity of a gifted author, as well as his self-aggrandizing nature, are what the film focuses on. Hoffman delivers a thrilling and profound Oscar-caliber performance that will haunt viewers well after the movie is over."USA Today 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Catherine Keener is remarkably subtle and soulful as Capote's friend and helpmeet Harper Lee."Premiere "Philip Seymour Hoffman is in complete control of his effects....The Oscar-worthy achievement is really the voice..."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "[Miller] deserves much credit for his sedate, seemingly effortless direction and beautifully composed style."Total Film "Ms. Keener's quiet austerity provides a counterbalance to Mr. Hoffman's brilliance."Wall Street Journal33.68512

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"[S]olidly crafted entertainment, a diversion that really diverts once it gets down to business."Los Angeles Times "[A] gratifyingly clever, booby-trapped thriller that has enough fun and imagination and dash to more than justify its existence..." -- Grade: B+ Entertainment Weekly "It's about energy, excitement and exotic locales, in this case Rome, Shanghai and Berlin....The stunts are top-notch..."USA Today 4 stars out of 5 -- "Inspired by Bourne, Bond and Bauer, MI:III re-sets the bar for all of the upstarts." Total Film "[Hoffman] steals absolutely every moment he's onscreen." Box Office "Abrams attacks the action scenes with a gritty occasionally naturalistic approach, ripping along at pace..." Sight and Sound "[T]his threequel offers up some top-notch action thanks to director JJ Abrams."Ultimate DVD 3 stars out of 4 -- "[Hoffman delivers] deliciously vile fun as the villain of the piece..."Rolling Stone 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "J.J. Abrams brings his keen eye for glossy danger at a relentless pace....Cruise remains a master at selling a story." Premiere0.2953131

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"[Hoffman] steals absolutely every moment he's onscreen."Box Office 4 stars out of 5 -- "Inspired by Bourne, Bond and Bauer, MI:III re-sets the bar for all of the upstarts."Total Film "[A] gratifyingly clever, booby-trapped thriller that has enough fun and imagination and dash to more than justify its existence..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "It's about energy, excitement and exotic locales, in this case Rome, Shanghai and Berlin....The stunts are top-notch..."USA Today "[T]his threequel offers up some top-notch action thanks to director JJ Abrams."Ultimate DVD 3 stars out of 4 -- "[Hoffman delivers] deliciously vile fun as the villain of the piece..."Rolling Stone "[S]olidly crafted entertainment, a diversion that really diverts once it gets down to business."Los Angeles Times "Abrams attacks the action scenes with a gritty occasionally naturalistic approach, ripping along at pace..."Sight and Sound 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "J.J. Abrams brings his keen eye for glossy danger at a relentless pace....Cruise remains a master at selling a story." Premiere0.2953131

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