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"Like the original, which is based on a Japanese manga graphic novel, there's rampant raw brutality."USA Today "There is a brashness in the risks taken....For Lee, this weird, brutal film seems to have freed him."Los Angeles Times "Josh Brolin is grimly impressive..."Wall Street Journal "[Lee] preserves the nastiness, and the twisty plotting, of the original."A.V. Club "In OLDBOY, its the hot-blooded craziness that keeps things lively."Chicago Sun-Times "[R]ivetingly intense....[Brolin] gives a terrific and harrowing performance as a slimeball out for justice." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "[Lee] and screenwriter Mark Protosevich find one or two ways to up the taboo-testing ante, small surprises that retain the tale's edge without pushing into the realm of exploitation."Hollywood Reporter "[A] lively commercial genre picture with a hypnotic, obsessive quality, and an utter indifference to being liked, much less approved of."RogerEbert.com "A paranoia-laced tale of injustice, obsession, and revenge that finds Lee plumbing the dark depths of the human soul, OLDBOY is replete with intricately choreographed fight sequences and shocking revelations..."Film Comment35.24886

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"Like the original, which is based on a Japanese manga graphic novel, there's rampant raw brutality."USA Today "There is a brashness in the risks taken....For Lee, this weird, brutal film seems to have freed him."Los Angeles Times "Josh Brolin is grimly impressive..."Wall Street Journal "[Lee] preserves the nastiness, and the twisty plotting, of the original."A.V. Club "In OLDBOY, its the hot-blooded craziness that keeps things lively."Chicago Sun-Times "[R]ivetingly intense....[Brolin] gives a terrific and harrowing performance as a slimeball out for justice." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "[Lee] and screenwriter Mark Protosevich find one or two ways to up the taboo-testing ante, small surprises that retain the tale's edge without pushing into the realm of exploitation."Hollywood Reporter "[A] lively commercial genre picture with a hypnotic, obsessive quality, and an utter indifference to being liked, much less approved of."RogerEbert.com "A paranoia-laced tale of injustice, obsession, and revenge that finds Lee plumbing the dark depths of the human soul, OLDBOY is replete with intricately choreographed fight sequences and shocking revelations..."Film Comment35.24886

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"Like the original, which is based on a Japanese manga graphic novel, there's rampant raw brutality."USA Today "There is a brashness in the risks taken....For Lee, this weird, brutal film seems to have freed him."Los Angeles Times "Josh Brolin is grimly impressive..."Wall Street Journal "[Lee] preserves the nastiness, and the twisty plotting, of the original."A.V. Club "In OLDBOY, its the hot-blooded craziness that keeps things lively."Chicago Sun-Times "[R]ivetingly intense....[Brolin] gives a terrific and harrowing performance as a slimeball out for justice." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "[Lee] and screenwriter Mark Protosevich find one or two ways to up the taboo-testing ante, small surprises that retain the tale's edge without pushing into the realm of exploitation."Hollywood Reporter "[A] lively commercial genre picture with a hypnotic, obsessive quality, and an utter indifference to being liked, much less approved of."RogerEbert.com "A paranoia-laced tale of injustice, obsession, and revenge that finds Lee plumbing the dark depths of the human soul, OLDBOY is replete with intricately choreographed fight sequences and shocking revelations..."Film Comment35.24886

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"Like the original, which is based on a Japanese manga graphic novel, there's rampant raw brutality."USA Today "There is a brashness in the risks taken....For Lee, this weird, brutal film seems to have freed him."Los Angeles Times "Josh Brolin is grimly impressive..."Wall Street Journal "[Lee] preserves the nastiness, and the twisty plotting, of the original."A.V. Club "In OLDBOY, its the hot-blooded craziness that keeps things lively."Chicago Sun-Times "[R]ivetingly intense....[Brolin] gives a terrific and harrowing performance as a slimeball out for justice." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "[Lee] and screenwriter Mark Protosevich find one or two ways to up the taboo-testing ante, small surprises that retain the tale's edge without pushing into the realm of exploitation."Hollywood Reporter "[A] lively commercial genre picture with a hypnotic, obsessive quality, and an utter indifference to being liked, much less approved of."RogerEbert.com "A paranoia-laced tale of injustice, obsession, and revenge that finds Lee plumbing the dark depths of the human soul, OLDBOY is replete with intricately choreographed fight sequences and shocking revelations..."Film Comment35.24886

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3.5 stars out of 5 -- "A surprisingly satisfying big screen adaptation of the '80s TV phenomenon, THE A-TEAM provides action fans with a great excuse to hit theatres."Box Office "Liam Neeson, as the jaunty, cigar-chomping A-Team leader Hannibal Smith, has reinvented himself as an action star, and he's a natural at it..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "The actors in THE A-TEAM are all excellent....Liam Neeson brings credibility and gravitas to any role he plays, but as 'Hannibal' Smith, he swaggers like a paternal Han Solo."Premiere "[T]he tone's still optimistic and straightforward: no one here is taking themselves too seriously....THE A-TEAM is fairly brisk..."Sight and Sound35.12415

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3.5 stars out of 5 -- "A surprisingly satisfying big screen adaptation of the '80s TV phenomenon, THE A-TEAM provides action fans with a great excuse to hit theatres."Box Office "Liam Neeson, as the jaunty, cigar-chomping A-Team leader Hannibal Smith, has reinvented himself as an action star, and he's a natural at it..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "The actors in THE A-TEAM are all excellent....Liam Neeson brings credibility and gravitas to any role he plays, but as 'Hannibal' Smith, he swaggers like a paternal Han Solo."Premiere "[T]he tone's still optimistic and straightforward: no one here is taking themselves too seriously....THE A-TEAM is fairly brisk..."Sight and Sound35.12415

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3.5 stars out of 5 -- "A surprisingly satisfying big screen adaptation of the '80s TV phenomenon, THE A-TEAM provides action fans with a great excuse to hit theatres."Box Office "Liam Neeson, as the jaunty, cigar-chomping A-Team leader Hannibal Smith, has reinvented himself as an action star, and he's a natural at it..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "The actors in THE A-TEAM are all excellent....Liam Neeson brings credibility and gravitas to any role he plays, but as 'Hannibal' Smith, he swaggers like a paternal Han Solo."Premiere "[T]he tone's still optimistic and straightforward: no one here is taking themselves too seriously....THE A-TEAM is fairly brisk..."Sight and Sound35.12415

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"This found-footage tale of astronauts searching for signs of life near Jupiter is a reasonably plausible and impressively controlled achievement."Variety "[I]ts great strength is how striking it is visually and the stratagems it employs to make itself memorable."Los Angeles Times "A lot of resourceful and thoughtful work has gone into this film..."Wall Street Journal "Cordero has meticulously shaped a number of sci-fi clichs -- from the botched spacewalk to the communications breakdown -- into a wondering contemplation of our place in the universe."New York Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "The beauty of Ecuadorian director Sebastian Cordero's film is the simplicity of its approach."RogerEbert.com "The spirit of Kubrick looms large herenot just in the basic plot architecture, but also in the eerie stillness of the compositions, the balletic motion of model machinery, and the majestic swell of Bear McCrearys score."A.V. Club "[T]he heart of the story is in the interiors, and Cordero uses split-screen techniques and skillful editing to sustain energy."Hollywood Reporter35.12415

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"With its scorched Earth and brave new world themes, ELYSIUM is decidedly more thought-provoking than most big-studio summer fare."USA Today "Mr. Blomkamp, who made a splash with his 2009 feature debut, DISTRICT 9, has a talent for making the old and familiar seem excitingly new. As he has before, he again uses real locations to suggest the impending worst..."New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- "[ELYSIUM] confirms Blomkamp as one of the potential science-fiction greats of this decade."Empire "[E]xciting and thought-provoking....Its all accomplished, engaging and goodlooking stuff."Total Film "[An] absorbing and intelligent bit of futurism."Variety "[With] breathtaking effects....One of the most entertaining action films of the year."Chicago Sun-Times "Mr. Damon brings both a weary optimism and convincing physicality to Max....Mr. Damon is surrounded by first-rate supporting actors who have been freed by Mr. Blomkamp from the usual expectations..."Wall Street Journal35.06179

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"With its scorched Earth and brave new world themes, ELYSIUM is decidedly more thought-provoking than most big-studio summer fare."USA Today "Mr. Blomkamp, who made a splash with his 2009 feature debut, DISTRICT 9, has a talent for making the old and familiar seem excitingly new. As he has before, he again uses real locations to suggest the impending worst..."New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- "[ELYSIUM] confirms Blomkamp as one of the potential science-fiction greats of this decade."Empire "[E]xciting and thought-provoking....Its all accomplished, engaging and goodlooking stuff."Total Film "[An] absorbing and intelligent bit of futurism."Variety "[With] breathtaking effects....One of the most entertaining action films of the year."Chicago Sun-Times "Mr. Damon brings both a weary optimism and convincing physicality to Max....Mr. Damon is surrounded by first-rate supporting actors who have been freed by Mr. Blomkamp from the usual expectations..."Wall Street Journal35.06179

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"[An] absorbing and intelligent bit of futurism."Variety "[E]xciting and thought-provoking....Its all accomplished, engaging and goodlooking stuff."Total Film "With its scorched Earth and brave new world themes, ELYSIUM is decidedly more thought-provoking than most big-studio summer fare."USA Today "[With] breathtaking effects....One of the most entertaining action films of the year."Chicago Sun-Times "Mr. Damon brings both a weary optimism and convincing physicality to Max....Mr. Damon is surrounded by first-rate supporting actors who have been freed by Mr. Blomkamp from the usual expectations..."Wall Street Journal "Mr. Blomkamp, who made a splash with his 2009 feature debut, DISTRICT 9, has a talent for making the old and familiar seem excitingly new. As he has before, he again uses real locations to suggest the impending worst..."New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- "[ELYSIUM] confirms Blomkamp as one of the potential science-fiction greats of this decade."Empire35.06179

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"[An] absorbing and intelligent bit of futurism."Variety "[E]xciting and thought-provoking....Its all accomplished, engaging and goodlooking stuff."Total Film "With its scorched Earth and brave new world themes, ELYSIUM is decidedly more thought-provoking than most big-studio summer fare."USA Today "[With] breathtaking effects....One of the most entertaining action films of the year."Chicago Sun-Times "Mr. Damon brings both a weary optimism and convincing physicality to Max....Mr. Damon is surrounded by first-rate supporting actors who have been freed by Mr. Blomkamp from the usual expectations..."Wall Street Journal "Mr. Blomkamp, who made a splash with his 2009 feature debut, DISTRICT 9, has a talent for making the old and familiar seem excitingly new. As he has before, he again uses real locations to suggest the impending worst..."New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- "[ELYSIUM] confirms Blomkamp as one of the potential science-fiction greats of this decade."Empire35.06179

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"[An] absorbing and intelligent bit of futurism."Variety "[E]xciting and thought-provoking....Its all accomplished, engaging and goodlooking stuff."Total Film "With its scorched Earth and brave new world themes, ELYSIUM is decidedly more thought-provoking than most big-studio summer fare."USA Today "[With] breathtaking effects....One of the most entertaining action films of the year."Chicago Sun-Times "Mr. Damon brings both a weary optimism and convincing physicality to Max....Mr. Damon is surrounded by first-rate supporting actors who have been freed by Mr. Blomkamp from the usual expectations..."Wall Street Journal "Mr. Blomkamp, who made a splash with his 2009 feature debut, DISTRICT 9, has a talent for making the old and familiar seem excitingly new. As he has before, he again uses real locations to suggest the impending worst..."New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- "[ELYSIUM] confirms Blomkamp as one of the potential science-fiction greats of this decade."Empire35.06179

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"[T]his grossly engrossing speculative fiction bears Jackson's blood-spattered fingerprints but also heralds first-time feature director Neill Blomkamp as a nimble talent to watch."Variety 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[The filmmakers] have stealthily laid the artifacts of these dark days beneath the guise of an Alien invasion movie that is intense, graphically novelistic and just funny enough to keep thoroughly entertained, even while the subtext is of a very serious nature."Box Office "[I]t's a helluva movie. No true fan of science fiction -- or, for that matter, cinema -- can help but thrill to the action, high stakes and suspense built around a very original chase movie."Hollywood Reporter 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "You'll be wowed by Copley. His heart-rending tour de force deserves comparison to Jeff Goldblum's in THE FLY."Rolling Stone "DISTRICT 9 fuses science fiction mayhem and biting social commentary as well as any film since STARSHIP TROOPERS. It's the rare alien invasion story that has the aliens running scared."A.V. Club "A thinking person's sci-fie movie from an inventive director...DISTRICT 9 revels in the fun of mashing up narrative styles..." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- With its clever faux documentary style, this is the most imaginative science-fiction movie to come along in years.USA Today "DISTRICT 9 is very smart sci-fi, but that's just the beginning; it's also a scathing social satire hidden inside a terrific action thriller....It's a blast..."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] seamless merger of the mockumentary and special effects. And there's a harsh parable here about the alienation and treatment of refugees."Chicago Sun-Times "[O]ften inventive....DISTRICT 9 begins in cinma vrit style with a collection of talking heads..."Wall Street Journal "[The filmmakers] embed their ideas in an ingenious, propulsive and suspenseful genre entertainment, one that respects your intelligence even as it makes your eyes pop..."New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- [A] fascinating sci-fi specimen....The historical resonances only enhance the films blazing neo-realism, as does the dizzying, docu-style camerawork...Total Film Included in Entertainment Weekly's "The Best Films Of The Year" -- "[A] madly original social drama/sci-fi thriller set in South Africa..."Entertainment Weekly Included in Los Angeles Times's "Best Films Of 2009" -- "[I]nventively fresh...at the same time reflective of the best of the genre's social commentary traditions."Los Angeles Times Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's "The 10 Best Movies Of 2009" -- "[It] deserves one of those 10 Oscar spots for Best Picture."Rolling Stone Ranked #7 in USA Today's "Top Ten Films Of 2009."USA Today 3 stars out of 5 -- "Blomkamp's wry satirical parallels to apartheid work pretty well here."Uncut0.374136

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"[T]his grossly engrossing speculative fiction bears Jackson's blood-spattered fingerprints but also heralds first-time feature director Neill Blomkamp as a nimble talent to watch."Variety 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[The filmmakers] have stealthily laid the artifacts of these dark days beneath the guise of an Alien invasion movie that is intense, graphically novelistic and just funny enough to keep thoroughly entertained, even while the subtext is of a very serious nature."Box Office "[I]t's a helluva movie. No true fan of science fiction -- or, for that matter, cinema -- can help but thrill to the action, high stakes and suspense built around a very original chase movie."Hollywood Reporter 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "You'll be wowed by Copley. His heart-rending tour de force deserves comparison to Jeff Goldblum's in THE FLY."Rolling Stone "DISTRICT 9 fuses science fiction mayhem and biting social commentary as well as any film since STARSHIP TROOPERS. It's the rare alien invasion story that has the aliens running scared."A.V. Club "A thinking person's sci-fie movie from an inventive director...DISTRICT 9 revels in the fun of mashing up narrative styles..." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- With its clever faux documentary style, this is the most imaginative science-fiction movie to come along in years.USA Today "DISTRICT 9 is very smart sci-fi, but that's just the beginning; it's also a scathing social satire hidden inside a terrific action thriller....It's a blast..."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] seamless merger of the mockumentary and special effects. And there's a harsh parable here about the alienation and treatment of refugees."Chicago Sun-Times "[O]ften inventive....DISTRICT 9 begins in cinma vrit style with a collection of talking heads..."Wall Street Journal "[The filmmakers] embed their ideas in an ingenious, propulsive and suspenseful genre entertainment, one that respects your intelligence even as it makes your eyes pop..."New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- [A] fascinating sci-fi specimen....The historical resonances only enhance the films blazing neo-realism, as does the dizzying, docu-style camerawork...Total Film Included in Entertainment Weekly's "The Best Films Of The Year" -- "[A] madly original social drama/sci-fi thriller set in South Africa..."Entertainment Weekly Included in Los Angeles Times's "Best Films Of 2009" -- "[I]nventively fresh...at the same time reflective of the best of the genre's social commentary traditions."Los Angeles Times Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's "The 10 Best Movies Of 2009" -- "[It] deserves one of those 10 Oscar spots for Best Picture."Rolling Stone Ranked #7 in USA Today's "Top Ten Films Of 2009."USA Today 3 stars out of 5 -- "Blomkamp's wry satirical parallels to apartheid work pretty well here."Uncut0.31178

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"[T]his grossly engrossing speculative fiction bears Jackson's blood-spattered fingerprints but also heralds first-time feature director Neill Blomkamp as a nimble talent to watch."Variety 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[The filmmakers] have stealthily laid the artifacts of these dark days beneath the guise of an Alien invasion movie that is intense, graphically novelistic and just funny enough to keep thoroughly entertained, even while the subtext is of a very serious nature."Box Office "[I]t's a helluva movie. No true fan of science fiction -- or, for that matter, cinema -- can help but thrill to the action, high stakes and suspense built around a very original chase movie."Hollywood Reporter 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "You'll be wowed by Copley. His heart-rending tour de force deserves comparison to Jeff Goldblum's in THE FLY."Rolling Stone "DISTRICT 9 fuses science fiction mayhem and biting social commentary as well as any film since STARSHIP TROOPERS. It's the rare alien invasion story that has the aliens running scared."A.V. Club "A thinking person's sci-fie movie from an inventive director...DISTRICT 9 revels in the fun of mashing up narrative styles..." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- With its clever faux documentary style, this is the most imaginative science-fiction movie to come along in years.USA Today "DISTRICT 9 is very smart sci-fi, but that's just the beginning; it's also a scathing social satire hidden inside a terrific action thriller....It's a blast..."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] seamless merger of the mockumentary and special effects. And there's a harsh parable here about the alienation and treatment of refugees."Chicago Sun-Times "[O]ften inventive....DISTRICT 9 begins in cinma vrit style with a collection of talking heads..."Wall Street Journal "[The filmmakers] embed their ideas in an ingenious, propulsive and suspenseful genre entertainment, one that respects your intelligence even as it makes your eyes pop..."New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- [A] fascinating sci-fi specimen....The historical resonances only enhance the films blazing neo-realism, as does the dizzying, docu-style camerawork...Total Film Included in Entertainment Weekly's "The Best Films Of The Year" -- "[A] madly original social drama/sci-fi thriller set in South Africa..."Entertainment Weekly Included in Los Angeles Times's "Best Films Of 2009" -- "[I]nventively fresh...at the same time reflective of the best of the genre's social commentary traditions."Los Angeles Times Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's "The 10 Best Movies Of 2009" -- "[It] deserves one of those 10 Oscar spots for Best Picture."Rolling Stone Ranked #7 in USA Today's "Top Ten Films Of 2009."USA Today 3 stars out of 5 -- "Blomkamp's wry satirical parallels to apartheid work pretty well here."Uncut0.31178

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"[T]his grossly engrossing speculative fiction bears Jackson's blood-spattered fingerprints but also heralds first-time feature director Neill Blomkamp as a nimble talent to watch."Variety 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[The filmmakers] have stealthily laid the artifacts of these dark days beneath the guise of an Alien invasion movie that is intense, graphically novelistic and just funny enough to keep thoroughly entertained, even while the subtext is of a very serious nature."Box Office "[I]t's a helluva movie. No true fan of science fiction -- or, for that matter, cinema -- can help but thrill to the action, high stakes and suspense built around a very original chase movie."Hollywood Reporter 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "You'll be wowed by Copley. His heart-rending tour de force deserves comparison to Jeff Goldblum's in THE FLY."Rolling Stone "DISTRICT 9 fuses science fiction mayhem and biting social commentary as well as any film since STARSHIP TROOPERS. It's the rare alien invasion story that has the aliens running scared."A.V. Club "A thinking person's sci-fie movie from an inventive director...DISTRICT 9 revels in the fun of mashing up narrative styles..." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- With its clever faux documentary style, this is the most imaginative science-fiction movie to come along in years.USA Today "DISTRICT 9 is very smart sci-fi, but that's just the beginning; it's also a scathing social satire hidden inside a terrific action thriller....It's a blast..."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] seamless merger of the mockumentary and special effects. And there's a harsh parable here about the alienation and treatment of refugees."Chicago Sun-Times "[O]ften inventive....DISTRICT 9 begins in cinma vrit style with a collection of talking heads..."Wall Street Journal "[The filmmakers] embed their ideas in an ingenious, propulsive and suspenseful genre entertainment, one that respects your intelligence even as it makes your eyes pop..."New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- [A] fascinating sci-fi specimen....The historical resonances only enhance the films blazing neo-realism, as does the dizzying, docu-style camerawork...Total Film Included in Entertainment Weekly's "The Best Films Of The Year" -- "[A] madly original social drama/sci-fi thriller set in South Africa..."Entertainment Weekly Included in Los Angeles Times's "Best Films Of 2009" -- "[I]nventively fresh...at the same time reflective of the best of the genre's social commentary traditions."Los Angeles Times Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's "The 10 Best Movies Of 2009" -- "[It] deserves one of those 10 Oscar spots for Best Picture."Rolling Stone Ranked #7 in USA Today's "Top Ten Films Of 2009."USA Today 3 stars out of 5 -- "Blomkamp's wry satirical parallels to apartheid work pretty well here."Uncut0.31178

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"[T]his grossly engrossing speculative fiction bears Jackson's blood-spattered fingerprints but also heralds first-time feature director Neill Blomkamp as a nimble talent to watch."Variety 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[The filmmakers] have stealthily laid the artifacts of these dark days beneath the guise of an Alien invasion movie that is intense, graphically novelistic and just funny enough to keep thoroughly entertained, even while the subtext is of a very serious nature."Box Office "[I]t's a helluva movie. No true fan of science fiction -- or, for that matter, cinema -- can help but thrill to the action, high stakes and suspense built around a very original chase movie."Hollywood Reporter 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "You'll be wowed by Copley. His heart-rending tour de force deserves comparison to Jeff Goldblum's in THE FLY."Rolling Stone "DISTRICT 9 fuses science fiction mayhem and biting social commentary as well as any film since STARSHIP TROOPERS. It's the rare alien invasion story that has the aliens running scared."A.V. Club "A thinking person's sci-fie movie from an inventive director...DISTRICT 9 revels in the fun of mashing up narrative styles..." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- With its clever faux documentary style, this is the most imaginative science-fiction movie to come along in years.USA Today "DISTRICT 9 is very smart sci-fi, but that's just the beginning; it's also a scathing social satire hidden inside a terrific action thriller....It's a blast..."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "[A] seamless merger of the mockumentary and special effects. And there's a harsh parable here about the alienation and treatment of refugees."Chicago Sun-Times "[O]ften inventive....DISTRICT 9 begins in cinma vrit style with a collection of talking heads..."Wall Street Journal "[The filmmakers] embed their ideas in an ingenious, propulsive and suspenseful genre entertainment, one that respects your intelligence even as it makes your eyes pop..."New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- [A] fascinating sci-fi specimen....The historical resonances only enhance the films blazing neo-realism, as does the dizzying, docu-style camerawork...Total Film Included in Entertainment Weekly's "The Best Films Of The Year" -- "[A] madly original social drama/sci-fi thriller set in South Africa..."Entertainment Weekly Included in Los Angeles Times's "Best Films Of 2009" -- "[I]nventively fresh...at the same time reflective of the best of the genre's social commentary traditions."Los Angeles Times Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's "The 10 Best Movies Of 2009" -- "[It] deserves one of those 10 Oscar spots for Best Picture."Rolling Stone Ranked #7 in USA Today's "Top Ten Films Of 2009."USA Today 3 stars out of 5 -- "Blomkamp's wry satirical parallels to apartheid work pretty well here."Uncut0.31178

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