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"Roger Donaldson's crime drama does a sterling job of recreating the London of the early 1970s....Vivid and often entertaining..."Sight and Sound "The workmanlike title THE BANK JOB is a nice fit for this wham-bam caper flick....Efficiently directed....It fancifully revisits the mysterious whos and speculative hows of a 1971 London vault cleanout..."New York Times "Well-paced, smartly told and unpretentious, this solid British heist thriller also has moments of invention and imagination."USA Today "[The film] earns its distinctiveness from an almost ridiculous series of fortuitous mishaps that befall our criminal 'heroes'....The real fun comes as nearly every genre convention unravels in one clever way or another."Los Angeles Times "One of the pleasures of THE BANK JOB is that it returns us to the days when robbing a bank was a gritty, hole-in-the-wall affair....Watching THE BANK JOB, you buy the heist, and you also buy the entertaining layer cake of British society..." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] juicy, fact-based caper movie that's full of surprises....Director Roger Donaldson keeps the suspense crackling."Rolling Stone 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Donaldson] manages to maintain a distinctive '70s look, with sudden zooms and grimy colours....A tough British crime movie to be proud of..."Empire 3 stars out of 5 -- "[E]xpertly directed....[The film] settles into a linear, engaging, suspenseful groove....One of the things that makes the picture work is its unusual setup."Premiere48.68676

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"Roger Donaldson's crime drama does a sterling job of recreating the London of the early 1970s....Vivid and often entertaining..."Sight and Sound "The workmanlike title THE BANK JOB is a nice fit for this wham-bam caper flick....Efficiently directed....It fancifully revisits the mysterious whos and speculative hows of a 1971 London vault cleanout..."New York Times "Well-paced, smartly told and unpretentious, this solid British heist thriller also has moments of invention and imagination."USA Today "[The film] earns its distinctiveness from an almost ridiculous series of fortuitous mishaps that befall our criminal 'heroes'....The real fun comes as nearly every genre convention unravels in one clever way or another."Los Angeles Times "One of the pleasures of THE BANK JOB is that it returns us to the days when robbing a bank was a gritty, hole-in-the-wall affair....Watching THE BANK JOB, you buy the heist, and you also buy the entertaining layer cake of British society..." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] juicy, fact-based caper movie that's full of surprises....Director Roger Donaldson keeps the suspense crackling."Rolling Stone 3 stars out of 5 -- "[Donaldson] manages to maintain a distinctive '70s look, with sudden zooms and grimy colours....A tough British crime movie to be proud of..."Empire 3 stars out of 5 -- "[E]xpertly directed....[The film] settles into a linear, engaging, suspenseful groove....One of the things that makes the picture work is its unusual setup."Premiere48.68676

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"...The actor who steals [the film] is the one who should: Bruce Greenwood as JFK..." -- 3 out of 4 stars USA Today Ranked #10 in Entertainment Weekly's "Owen Gleiberman's BEST MOVIES OF 2000" -- "...Vividly detailed, pulse-quickening..."Entertainment Weekly "...Genuinely gripping....Virtually nonstop suspense..." Box Office "...A very good articulation of values at a timely moment..." Film Comment "...Eerie, compelling viewing....This riveting thriller will have you talking and thinking long after the lights have gone up..." -- 4 out of 5 stars Total Film "...Crisp and involving....Efficient and low-key, THIRTEEN DAYS takes itself seriously enough while maintaining a powerful dramatic momentum..."Los Angeles Times "...Intelligent....Steven Culp makes a good Bobby Kennedy, sharp-edged and protective of his brother, and Dylan Baker's resemblance to McNamara is uncanny..." Chicago Sun-Times "Roger Donaldson's thriller about the Cuban Missile Crisis feature a wonderfully nuanced performance by Bruce Greenwood as President John F. Kennedy..."Wall Street Journal48.65915

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"...The actor who steals [the film] is the one who should: Bruce Greenwood as JFK..." -- 3 out of 4 starsUSA Today Ranked #10 in Entertainment Weekly's "Owen Gleiberman's BEST MOVIES OF 2000"<BR>-- "...Vividly detailed, pulse-quickening..."Entertainment Weekly "...Crisp and involving....Efficient and low-key, THIRTEEN DAYS takes itself seriously enough while maintaining a powerful dramatic momentum..."Los Angeles Times "...Genuinely gripping....Virtually nonstop suspense..."Box Office "...A very good articulation of values at a timely moment..."Film Comment "...Eerie, compelling viewing....This riveting thriller will have you talking and thinking long after the lights have gone up..." -- 4 out of 5 starsTotal Film "...Intelligent....Steven Culp makes a good Bobby Kennedy, sharp-edged and protective of his brother, and Dylan Baker's resemblance to McNamara is uncanny..."Chicago Sun-Times "Roger Donaldson's thriller about the Cuban Missile Crisis feature a wonderfully nuanced performance by Bruce Greenwood as President John F. Kennedy..."Wall Street Journal48.65915

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"...THE BOUNTY is an intelligent, first-rate [tale]....Well-done in all departments, [the] film is distinguished by a sensational, startlingly human performance by Anthony Hopkins..." Variety "...Time has been kind to THE BOUNTY. Both its casting and its intelligence still command respect..." USA Today "...[It's] historically faithful and boasts a moving performance from Anthony Hopkins..." Sight and Sound48.33384

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"Reunited with the director some 20 years after the two worked together on THE BOUNTY. Hopkins savors every bit of business as his Burt charms everyone in his path." -- Grade: B- Entertainment Weekly "This is a film that wears a smile button on its sleeve along with its happy heart. It believes that most people are absolutely wonderful, and it is well enough made so that a dusting of that dogged optimism is bound to rub off on you." New York Times "Anthony Hopkins gives a super, understated performance; he never begs for sympathy as he disappears inside the crusty character." Movieline's Hollywood Life "[Q]uite irresistible, largely thanks to the most cherishable performance that Anthony Hopkins has given in years." Sight and Sound "[The DVD] exhibits a generally soft easy-on-the-eyes quality that is complementary to the period of the story." Widescreen Review 5 stars out of 5 -- "[B]oth a hugely entertaining sports adventure and a touching biopic that will have you cheering at the screen." Ultimate DVD48.25969

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"Reunited with the director some 20 years after the two worked together on THE BOUNTY. Hopkins savors every bit of business as his Burt charms everyone in his path." -- Grade: B- Entertainment Weekly "This is a film that wears a smile button on its sleeve along with its happy heart. It believes that most people are absolutely wonderful, and it is well enough made so that a dusting of that dogged optimism is bound to rub off on you." New York Times "Anthony Hopkins gives a super, understated performance; he never begs for sympathy as he disappears inside the crusty character." Movieline's Hollywood Life "[Q]uite irresistible, largely thanks to the most cherishable performance that Anthony Hopkins has given in years." Sight and Sound "[The DVD] exhibits a generally soft easy-on-the-eyes quality that is complementary to the period of the story." Widescreen Review 5 stars out of 5 -- "[B]oth a hugely entertaining sports adventure and a touching biopic that will have you cheering at the screen." Ultimate DVD48.25969

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"Reunited with the director some 20 years after the two worked together on THE BOUNTY. Hopkins savors every bit of business as his Burt charms everyone in his path." -- Grade: B-Entertainment Weekly "Anthony Hopkins gives a super, understated performance; he never begs for sympathy as he disappears inside the crusty character."Movieline's Hollywood Life "[The DVD] exhibits a generally soft easy-on-the-eyes quality that is complementary to the period of the story."Widescreen Review "This is a film that wears a smile button on its sleeve along with its happy heart. It believes that most people are absolutely wonderful, and it is well enough made so that a dusting of that dogged optimism is bound to rub off on you."New York Times "[Q]uite irresistible, largely thanks to the most cherishable performance that Anthony Hopkins has given in years."Sight and Sound 5 stars out of 5 -- "[B]oth a hugely entertaining sports adventure and a touching biopic that will have you cheering at the screen."Ultimate DVD48.25969

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"...Inspired teaming..." USA Today48.0743

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"...Inspired teaming..." USA Today48.0743

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"...COCKTAIL's a cinematic ice-cream cone: sweet and sticky but vaguely cool..." Total Film48.0743

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"...SPECIES is a kick to the finish....It ingeniously combines the schlocky fun of '50s sci-fi flicks with the shock tactics of ALIEN..." USA Today "...Gripping....An effective thrill machine, delivering action and suspense that should engage all viewers..." Variety "...Amusingly scary..." Los Angeles Times48.0743

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"...A CIA thriller that plays some very tricky and entertaining spy games....[Farrell] shoots across the screen with the authority of a sleek bullet....He becomes a star not by decree but by command..." Entertainment Weekly "...[Farrell] is a young Irish actor of promising gifts. His eyes reflect intelligence and danger..."Rolling Stone "...Al Pacino and Colin Farrell bring plenty of emotional oomph..." Hollywood Reporter "...Colin Farrell's roguish recruit is the principal reason to watch, matching Al Pacino's wily old pro play for play, scene for scene..." Total Film48.0743

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"...A CIA thriller that plays some very tricky and entertaining spy games....[Farrell] shoots across the screen with the authority of a sleek bullet....He becomes a star not by decree but by command..." Entertainment Weekly "...[Farrell] is a young Irish actor of promising gifts. His eyes reflect intelligence and danger..."Rolling Stone "...Al Pacino and Colin Farrell bring plenty of emotional oomph..." Hollywood Reporter "...Colin Farrell's roguish recruit is the principal reason to watch, matching Al Pacino's wily old pro play for play, scene for scene..." Total Film48.0743

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"...COCKTAIL's a cinematic ice-cream cone: sweet and sticky but vaguely cool..."Total Film48.0743

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"...NO WAY OUT has the exuberance of something freshly conceived....An expert cast headed by Kevin Costner..." New York Times "...An effective updating and revamping of the 1948 film noir classic THE BIG CLOCK....With razor-sharp, fluid lensing..." Variety "...[A] cracklingly fine thriller....NO WAY OUT's greatest prize is Costner, a leading man at last: fiercely good, intelligent, appreciatively sensual in a performance balanced between action and introspection..."Los Angeles Times "...Gripping....This is an intricately plotted cat-and-mouse affair with a killer twist..." Total Film "Sean Young is unforgettable..."USA Today48.0743

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"...SPECIES is a kick to the finish....It ingeniously combines the schlocky fun of '50s sci-fi flicks with the shock tactics of ALIEN..." USA Today "...Gripping....An effective thrill machine, delivering action and suspense that should engage all viewers..."Variety "...Amusingly scary..."Los Angeles Times48.0743

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