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"[I]ts generally gripping drama painfully confronts the great cultural divide in peoples thinking created by the tragedy of 9/11."Hollywood Reporter "Riz Ahmed gives a smoldering performance that announces the arrival of a major actor." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "TRF is never less than fascinating, mostly thanks to a terrific performance from Ahmed that exudes intelligence and cool charisma."Total Film "Declan Quinn's stunning cinematography makes it enthralling it to watch..."USA Today "Mr. Ahmed turns the quicksilver quality of the book's internal monologue into a tour de force of his own creation."Wall Street Journal "With a potent piece of fiction as its starting point and a splendid performance by RIZ AHMED as its centerpiece, RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST is richer in complexities than the films we usually get."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "Declan Quinn's cinematography...fills the screen with rich shades and thick colors. Nair has made a very smart film..."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "Ahmed excels and the set-up is compelling..."Empire 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[A] gripping and complex drama based on the 2007 novel by Mohsin Hamid about the roots of extremism."Washington Post35.85156

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"[I]ts generally gripping drama painfully confronts the great cultural divide in peoples thinking created by the tragedy of 9/11."Hollywood Reporter "Riz Ahmed gives a smoldering performance that announces the arrival of a major actor." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "TRF is never less than fascinating, mostly thanks to a terrific performance from Ahmed that exudes intelligence and cool charisma."Total Film "Declan Quinn's stunning cinematography makes it enthralling it to watch..."USA Today "Mr. Ahmed turns the quicksilver quality of the book's internal monologue into a tour de force of his own creation."Wall Street Journal "With a potent piece of fiction as its starting point and a splendid performance by RIZ AHMED as its centerpiece, RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST is richer in complexities than the films we usually get."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "Declan Quinn's cinematography...fills the screen with rich shades and thick colors. Nair has made a very smart film..."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "Ahmed excels and the set-up is compelling..."Empire 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[A] gripping and complex drama based on the 2007 novel by Mohsin Hamid about the roots of extremism."Washington Post35.85156

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3 stars out of 5 -- "TRISHNA relocates TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLES to the subcontinent in a bold modernisation that still hews pretty close to the original's tragic text....This is a vivid, beautifully shot extrapolation of the book's timeless themes..."Total Film35.33534

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"It's a challenging and often hilarious study of a group of bickering, homegrown terrorists as they plan suicide bombings in London....The director and co-writer's extensive research and profound intellect elevate the film above mere farce."Los Angeles Times "It's a challenging and often hilarious study of a group of bickering, homegrown terrorists as they plan suicide bombings in London....The director and co-writer's extensive research and profound intellect elevate the film above mere farce."Los Angeles Times "[A] shockingly hilarious, stiletto-sharp satire directed by Chris Morris and written by a squad of British wits."New York Times "[A] shockingly hilarious, stiletto-sharp satire directed by Chris Morris and written by a squad of British wits."New York Times "[A] wacky slapstick comedy that gleans big, cathartic laughs from the surreal juxtaposition of the mundane and the militantly spiritual....It's an edgy provocation that alchemizes tragedy into literally explosive comedy." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "[A] wacky slapstick comedy that gleans big, cathartic laughs from the surreal juxtaposition of the mundane and the militantly spiritual....It's an edgy provocation that alchemizes tragedy into literally explosive comedy." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "[Its] willingness to trek into some fairly dark corners is what gives FOUR LIONS its sting....[Morris] isn't afraid to tread too close to hot-button issues."Movieline "[Its] willingness to trek into some fairly dark corners is what gives FOUR LIONS its sting....[Morris] isn't afraid to tread too close to hot-button issues."Movieline 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[A]s pitch-black as it is hilarious....It should find a warm reception with fans of dark, outrageous humor."Box Office 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[A]s pitch-black as it is hilarious....It should find a warm reception with fans of dark, outrageous humor."Box Office 3 stars out of 4 -- "It's an exceedingly dark comedy, a wicked satire, a thriller where the thrills center on the incompetence of the villains. It's fueled by both merriment and anger."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "It's an exceedingly dark comedy, a wicked satire, a thriller where the thrills center on the incompetence of the villains. It's fueled by both merriment and anger."Chicago Sun-Times "It's a challenging and often hilarious study of a group of bickering, homegrown terrorists as they plan suicide bombings in London....The director and co-writer's extensive research and profound intellect elevate the film above mere farce."Los Angeles Times "It's a challenging and often hilarious study of a group of bickering, homegrown terrorists as they plan suicide bombings in London....The director and co-writer's extensive research and profound intellect elevate the film above mere farce."Los Angeles Times "[A] shockingly hilarious, stiletto-sharp satire directed by Chris Morris and written by a squad of British wits."New York Times "[A] shockingly hilarious, stiletto-sharp satire directed by Chris Morris and written by a squad of British wits."New York Times "[A] wacky slapstick comedy that gleans big, cathartic laughs from the surreal juxtaposition of the mundane and the militantly spiritual....It's an edgy provocation that alchemizes tragedy into literally explosive comedy." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "[A] wacky slapstick comedy that gleans big, cathartic laughs from the surreal juxtaposition of the mundane and the militantly spiritual....It's an edgy provocation that alchemizes tragedy into literally explosive comedy." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "[Its] willingness to trek into some fairly dark corners is what gives FOUR LIONS its sting....[Morris] isn't afraid to tread too close to hot-button issues."Movieline "[Its] willingness to trek into some fairly dark corners is what gives FOUR LIONS its sting....[Morris] isn't afraid to tread too close to hot-button issues."Movieline 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[A]s pitch-black as it is hilarious....It should find a warm reception with fans of dark, outrageous humor."Box Office 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[A]s pitch-black as it is hilarious....It should find a warm reception with fans of dark, outrageous humor."Box Office 3 stars out of 4 -- "It's an exceedingly dark comedy, a wicked satire, a thriller where the thrills center on the incompetence of the villains. It's fueled by both merriment and anger."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "It's an exceedingly dark comedy, a wicked satire, a thriller where the thrills center on the incompetence of the villains. It's fueled by both merriment and anger."Chicago Sun-Times35.28087

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"It's a challenging and often hilarious study of a group of bickering, homegrown terrorists as they plan suicide bombings in London....The director and co-writer's extensive research and profound intellect elevate the film above mere farce."Los Angeles Times "[A] shockingly hilarious, stiletto-sharp satire directed by Chris Morris and written by a squad of British wits."New York Times "[A] wacky slapstick comedy that gleans big, cathartic laughs from the surreal juxtaposition of the mundane and the militantly spiritual....It's an edgy provocation that alchemizes tragedy into literally explosive comedy." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "[Its] willingness to trek into some fairly dark corners is what gives FOUR LIONS its sting....[Morris] isn't afraid to tread too close to hot-button issues."Movieline 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[A]s pitch-black as it is hilarious....It should find a warm reception with fans of dark, outrageous humor."Box Office 3 stars out of 4 -- "It's an exceedingly dark comedy, a wicked satire, a thriller where the thrills center on the incompetence of the villains. It's fueled by both merriment and anger."Chicago Sun-Times35.28087

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"It's a challenging and often hilarious study of a group of bickering, homegrown terrorists as they plan suicide bombings in London....The director and co-writer's extensive research and profound intellect elevate the film above mere farce."Los Angeles Times "[A] shockingly hilarious, stiletto-sharp satire directed by Chris Morris and written by a squad of British wits."New York Times "[A] wacky slapstick comedy that gleans big, cathartic laughs from the surreal juxtaposition of the mundane and the militantly spiritual....It's an edgy provocation that alchemizes tragedy into literally explosive comedy." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "[Its] willingness to trek into some fairly dark corners is what gives FOUR LIONS its sting....[Morris] isn't afraid to tread too close to hot-button issues."Movieline 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[A]s pitch-black as it is hilarious....It should find a warm reception with fans of dark, outrageous humor."Box Office 3 stars out of 4 -- "It's an exceedingly dark comedy, a wicked satire, a thriller where the thrills center on the incompetence of the villains. It's fueled by both merriment and anger."Chicago Sun-Times35.28087

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"It's a challenging and often hilarious study of a group of bickering, homegrown terrorists as they plan suicide bombings in London....The director and co-writer's extensive research and profound intellect elevate the film above mere farce."Los Angeles Times "[A] shockingly hilarious, stiletto-sharp satire directed by Chris Morris and written by a squad of British wits."New York Times "[A] wacky slapstick comedy that gleans big, cathartic laughs from the surreal juxtaposition of the mundane and the militantly spiritual....It's an edgy provocation that alchemizes tragedy into literally explosive comedy." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "[Its] willingness to trek into some fairly dark corners is what gives FOUR LIONS its sting....[Morris] isn't afraid to tread too close to hot-button issues."Movieline 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[A]s pitch-black as it is hilarious....It should find a warm reception with fans of dark, outrageous humor."Box Office 3 stars out of 4 -- "It's an exceedingly dark comedy, a wicked satire, a thriller where the thrills center on the incompetence of the villains. It's fueled by both merriment and anger."Chicago Sun-Times35.28087

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3 stars out of 5 -- "[W]ringing tortured turns from a cast of unknowns, Drew has things to say, and he mostly says them well."Total Film "As a director, Drew is adept at inventively withholding information....A striking debut in parts..."Sight and Sound35.28087

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