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Rolling Stone (p.159) - 4 stars out of 5 - "Filled with operatic vocals, symphonic arrangements, iconoclastic religiosity and Latin....WANT TWO features greater musical and lyrical challenges than its predecessor."Spin (p.100) - "[E]ven his finest moments can be dolorous, such as the elegantly detailed slice-of-love tale 'The Art Teacher,' which telegraphs regret but not sadness." - Grade: B-Entertainment Weekly (p.82) - "The orchestrated, daydreamy ballads on his fourth CD are like soundtracks to modern Fellini films..." - Grade: BUncut (p.96) - 4 stars out of 5 - "This torch song troubadour is one of the only great artists working in pop music today..."Magnet (p.112) - "The strength of the album lies in Wainwright's growing confidence as a lyricist."Mojo (Publisher) (p.61) - Ranked #26 in Mojo's "The 50 Best Albums Of 2005" - "[H]is ability to light a fire in the heart of a song remained unbested..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.90) - 4 stars out of 5 - "Wainwright maintains a diamond-hard edge..."99.99667

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Rolling Stone (6/11/98, p.122) - 3.5 Stars (out of 5) - "...his incandescent pop songwriting, piano-based melodies and cool, brooding tenor combine on compositions that range from droll lounge ballads...to orchestral noir....if the songs...remind you of old pop standards, it's because they're so damn classy."Spin (1/99, p.91) - Ranked #17 on Spin's list of "Top 20 Albums of '98."Spin (7/98, pp.122-124) - 7 (out of 10) - "...his talent is huge, and so original that trendmongers who make it their business to announce a pop revolution every fiscal quarter are unlikely to understand it....The nice thing about Wainwright's lyricism is that he's definitely no ironist. On the contrary, he's in love with beauty..."Entertainment Weekly (5/22/98, pp.68-69) - "...RUFUS WAINWRIGHT often feels like the soundtrack to a never-released film from the '30s...the album is utterly charming, and Wainwright has managed to avoid the hokey, wax-museum tendencies of a Michael Feinstein. Roll over, Chuck Berry, and tell Irving Berlin the news." - Rating: A-CMJ (1/11/99, p.3) - "...flair for the dramatic makes the young singer's dubut a thrilling, iconoclastic album - few recent performers have crafted orchestrated pop this deep, this dramatic or this dazzling..."98.59505

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Vibe (12/99, p.157) - Included in Vibe's 100 Essential Albums of the 20th Century - "Proving soul could come out of the Church, Khan's instrument slams with the fury of Gillespie's big-band horn section and radiates a sultry intelligence akin to Sarah Vaughn..."98.43501

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Rolling Stone (6/21/01, p.76) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Great pop....the best of POSES transmits the impatient, careening, manic life of a pleasure seeking New Yorker and still keeps a carefully calibrated lightweight focus, the way those old, literate pop songs did..."Spin (7/01, pp.128-30) - 7 out of 10 - "...He reels witty pop reincarnations of the classical lieder he reveres, delivered in a lugubrious burr that's distinct and sophisticated....never running short on clever conceit."u Q Magazine (8/01, p.142) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...An album of love songs and broken promises, exquisite and truly infectious..."Entertainment Weekly (6/8/01, p.76) - "...With Broadway-worthy new standards, and a strong supporting cast...Wainwright delivers a flawless, flip-flop-less performance..." - Rating: AAlternative Press (2/02, p.65) - Ranked #20 in AP's "25 Best Albums of 2001".Alternative Press (7/01, pp.86-7) - 8 out of 10 - "...Built upon [his] mastery of highly composed, early-20th-century popular-song styles..."Magnet (12-1/02, p.57) - Included in Magnet's "20 Best Albums of 2001".CMJ (6/4/01, p.5) - "...Brilliant..."Vibe (6/01, p.136) - 4 discs out of 5 - "...Utterly human, deeply personal, and heroically fresh."Mojo (Publisher) (p.54) - Ranked #95 in Mojo's "100 Modern Classics" -- "[T]his was potent notice of Wainwright's significance, and stylistic territory he'd do well to revisit."Mojo (Publisher) (1/02, p.69) - Ranked #6 in Mojo's "Best [40] Albums of 2001".Mojo (Publisher) (7/01, pp.108-9) - "...Transparently gorgeous..."NME (Magazine) (12/29/01, p.59) - Ranked #8 in NME's 50 "Albums Of the Year 2001".NME (Magazine) (6/9/01, p.39) - 8 out of 10 - "...It sees Wainwright displaying splendid musical finery..."56.24857

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Rolling Stone (p.132) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's a relief to hear him essay the show tunes and Tin Pan Alley chestnuts of this tribute album..."Entertainment Weekly (p.131) - "His delicate upper range is nicely attuned to some of the ballads..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.98) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "The material is cabaret deluxe....The emotions go deeper than if it had been a mere vanity project..."Harp (magazine) (p.94) - "[H]is muscular voice and sharp performance skills pull off a moving tribute to what was considered Garland's finest performance."The Word (magazine) (p.105) - "He proves himself the best kind of fan: witty, erudite, affectionate and exacting..."49.71718

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Rolling Stone (p.159) - 4 stars out of 5 - "Filled with operatic vocals, symphonic arrangements, iconoclastic religiosity and Latin....WANT TWO features greater musical and lyrical challenges than its predecessor."Spin (p.100) - "[E]ven his finest moments can be dolorous, such as the elegantly detailed slice-of-love tale 'The Art Teacher,' which telegraphs regret but not sadness." - Grade: B-Entertainment Weekly (p.82) - "The orchestrated, daydreamy ballads on his fourth CD are like soundtracks to modern Fellini films..." - Grade: BUncut (p.96) - 4 stars out of 5 - "This torch song troubadour is one of the only great artists working in pop music today..."Magnet (p.112) - "The strength of the album lies in Wainwright's growing confidence as a lyricist."Mojo (Publisher) (p.61) - Ranked #26 in Mojo's "The 50 Best Albums Of 2005" - "[H]is ability to light a fire in the heart of a song remained unbested..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.90) - 4 stars out of 5 - "Wainwright maintains a diamond-hard edge..."49.2175

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"...All of the book's wit and none of the dull bits..." - Recommended Premiere "...A delicious social satire....COLD COMFORT FARM, with a clever script by Malcolm Bradbury, sets a raucous pace for a cast of master thespians..." Rolling Stone "...Schlesinger has created a perfect, burnished little world, and the delectable cast has a great time..." -- Rating: A Entertainment Weekly "...A deliciously eccentric, fabulously acted comedy of manners....[With a] playful mood and wicked wit..." Variety "...Its characters are conceived and played with gratifying wit....Mr. Schlesinger draws lively performances out of his cast..." New York Times "...[The film is] dour, eccentric and very funny, and depends on the British gift for treating madness as good common sense..." Chicago Sun-Times16.9634

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"Director Kevin Reynolds has crafted an impressively mounted epic....Sewell provides an emotional intensity." Movieline's Hollywood Life "[A] serious, old-fashioned, history-heavy romance....Sturdy, steady..." Entertainment Weekly "[With] an enjoyable soundtrack."Widescreen Review14.92984

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"Director Kevin Reynolds has crafted an impressively mounted epic....Sewell provides an emotional intensity." Movieline's Hollywood Life "[A] serious, old-fashioned, history-heavy romance....Sturdy, steady..." Entertainment Weekly "[With] an enjoyable soundtrack."Widescreen Review14.92984

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Uncut (p.67) - "The melodies on this debut are breathless, more Rufus than Tori, imbued with piano swells." -- Grade: B0.5121506

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Dirty Linen (p.62) - "Santaolalla's transition instrumentals add a contemplative, melancholy theme that brings cohesion to the various contributions."Mojo (Publisher) (p.98) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Steve Earle and Rufus Wainwright add some passion and intensity."0.4883525

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Uncut (p.74) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Mixing bohemian self-deprecation, candy-coloured hip hop and wistful power-pop....[he] seems tailor-made for sensitive types with a wry world view like his."Mojo (Publisher) (p.98) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "A blue-eyes soul merchant with the lush sweep of a Rufus Wainwright....The music does all the necessary talking."0.3200942

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Rolling Stone (p.74) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[H]e serves up huge, ultraflamboyant razzle-dazzle, often transmitted through pounded piano..."Spin (p.88) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his U.K.-chart-topping magpie makes good with bountiful tunes and Broadway vocal dazzle..."Q (p.113) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "'Any Other World' is an orchestrated piece in the style of Rufus Wainwright, and 'Happy Ending' is sweet and highly original pop."Mojo (Publisher) (p.100) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "For anyone who fancies an irresistible mix of vaudeville and disco, this is just perfect."0.2560753

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"...A handsome production....The action sequences are tense and well-handled..." Variety0.1737325

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Rolling Stone (p.94) - "High points include Beth Orton's faithful rendition of 'Sisters of Mercy' and Antony's beautiful, quivering take on 'If It Be Your Will'..."Entertainment Weekly (p.98) - "[The musicians] trade off on the poet's brooding, wry songbook." -- Grade: B+0.1719864

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Entertainment Weekly (pp.67-9) - "[The disc] fiercely captures R&B in the years after Motown's heyday and before disco dominated." - Grade: A-Down Beat (p.76) - 3.5 stars out of 5 - "WATTSTAX captures the zeitgeist of the era, from social consciousness to social life."0.1474169

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Dirty Linen (p.72) - "Taylor's skill as a blues shouter and funky showman, a.k.a. the Soul Philosopher, circumvents any musical disaster as he raps with women one minute and talks smack to his band the next..."0.138986

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Dirty Linen (4-5/96, p.63) - "...one of the most highly-regarded acoustic bassists on the scene today, he has played with some of the best, and now he's calling his debts..."0.138986

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