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"...A best-picture Oscar that really holds up..."USA Today "...To watch it now is to appreciate more than ever Gene Hackman's uncompromising talent..."Entertainment Weekly "William Friedkin brings a new documentary-style grittiness and moral ambiguity to the crime thriller."Premiere "[With] the Greatest Car Chase Ever Filmed."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's one of the most influential and exciting crime movies...[with] a level of grit and realism that is almost impossible to duplicate."Premiere "THE FRENCH CONNECTION offered a rush of sights and sounds, sweeping the viewer along in a visceral experience."New York Times44.48883

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"...A best-picture Oscar that really holds up..." USA Today "...To watch it now is to appreciate more than ever Gene Hackman's uncompromising talent..." Entertainment Weekly "William Friedkin brings a new documentary-style grittiness and moral ambiguity to the crime thriller." Premiere "[With] the Greatest Car Chase Ever Filmed." Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's one of the most influential and exciting crime movies...[with] a level of grit and realism that is almost impossible to duplicate."Premiere44.4822

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"...A best-picture Oscar that really holds up..." USA Today "...To watch it now is to appreciate more than ever Gene Hackman's uncompromising talent..." Entertainment Weekly "William Friedkin brings a new documentary-style grittiness and moral ambiguity to the crime thriller." Premiere "[With] the Greatest Car Chase Ever Filmed." Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's one of the most influential and exciting crime movies...[with] a level of grit and realism that is almost impossible to duplicate."Premiere44.4822

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"BUG builds momentum from Michael Grady's agitated camera movements and Ms. Judd's increasingly distressed face....Ms. Judd has never been more believable as a woman condemned to attract the wrong kind of man."New York Times "[Shannon] originated the role on the stage. And it's difficult to imagine anyone else playing the part, so authoritative is his access to every twitch of Peter's growing mania."Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 4 -- "Friedkin's direction is fluid...and Judd's performance is her best since 1993's breakout with RUBY IN PARADISE."USA Today 3 stars out of 5 -- "[D]irector William Friedkin's unsettling film shares more than a pinch of THE EXORCIST's ability to get under the skin."Empire44.29792

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"...TO LIVE AND DIE IN L.A. is Friedkin at his glossiest....It's the car chases and shoot-outs and eye-catching settings that are truly the heart of the matter." New York Times "...Engrossing....Extremely well cast....Everyone here seems capable of deception and moral duplicity, and then live up to those expectations..." Variety "...One of the great underrated films of the Eighties....A movie with a vision..." Film Comment "...Vibrant....It's a kick to watch a lanky, fresh-faced Petersen..." Entertainment Weekly "[With] kinetic action scenes....Three new faces made significant early impressions..."USA Today "Ridiculously entertaining car chase and all....The movie benefits from LA shimmer..." Uncut 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "An unapologetic 80s action noir that helped redefine the modern cop movie."Premiere44.00858

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"...TO LIVE AND DIE IN L.A. is Friedkin at his glossiest....It's the car chases and shoot-outs and eye-catching settings that are truly the heart of the matter." New York Times "...Engrossing....Extremely well cast....Everyone here seems capable of deception and moral duplicity, and then live up to those expectations..." Variety "...One of the great underrated films of the Eighties....A movie with a vision..." Film Comment "...Vibrant....It's a kick to watch a lanky, fresh-faced Petersen..." Entertainment Weekly "[With] kinetic action scenes....Three new faces made significant early impressions..."USA Today "Ridiculously entertaining car chase and all....The movie benefits from LA shimmer..." Uncut 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "An unapologetic 80s action noir that helped redefine the modern cop movie."Premiere44.00858

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"...THE EXORCIST retains the power to turn heads--and stomachs....A new shocker has been included: the infamous "spider walk," in which Blair's Regan descends the stairs like a crazed crab, bent over backward, mouth gushing blood..." USA Today "...THE EXORCIST remains the ultimate exploitation-nightmare vision of the onslaught of adolescence....[It speaks] to a larger, if unconscious, collective fear..." -- Rating: A- Entertainment Weekly "...THE EXORCIST was and is a brilliant horror film, one with an archetypal ability to reach and disturb us. It will survive as long as people care about well-made movies..." Chicago Sun-Times44.00858

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"...THE EXORCIST retains the power to turn heads--and stomachs....A new shocker has been included: the infamous "spider walk," in which Blair's Regan descends the stairs like a crazed crab, bent over backward, mouth gushing blood..." USA Today "...THE EXORCIST remains the ultimate exploitation-nightmare vision of the onslaught of adolescence....[It speaks] to a larger, if unconscious, collective fear..." -- Rating: A- Entertainment Weekly "...THE EXORCIST was and is a brilliant horror film, one with an archetypal ability to reach and disturb us. It will survive as long as people care about well-made movies..." Chicago Sun-Times44.00858

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"...THE EXORCIST retains the power to turn heads--and stomachs....A new shocker has been included: the infamous "spider walk," in which Blair's Regan descends the stairs like a crazed crab, bent over backward, mouth gushing blood..."USA Today "...THE EXORCIST was and is a brilliant horror film, one with an archetypal ability to reach and disturb us. It will survive as long as people care about well-made movies..."Chicago Sun-Times "...THE EXORCIST remains the ultimate exploitation-nightmare vision of the onslaught of adolescence....[It speaks] to a larger, if unconscious, collective fear..." -- Rating: A-Entertainment Weekly44.00858

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"[T]his heavy-handed relic of a self-loathing time proves surprisingly relevant -- not to mention funny, disturbing, and deeply moving." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly43.97067

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"...The landscapes of wilderness, city, and movie-set Kosovo are finely delineated by cinematographer Caleb Deschanel..."Entertainment Weekly "...An efficient nuts-and-bolts thriller....Shot with striking thematic continuity....This is muscular film-making at its most instinctive..."Sight and Sound "...As Jones tracks Del Toro, the movie stays close to their immediate physical experience....Surprisingly effective..."Chicago Sun-Times "...The visceral violence is razor sharp..."Total Film43.97067

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"...[Shelton and Friedkin] give BLUE CHIPS a vigor that works well even for the sports-impaired....Scrappy and exciting almost all the way through..."New York Times "...Realistic touches....The cast is full of real players..." USA Today "...Gut-wrenching ethical gymnastics [for nonfans]...[and] jocks will delight in the movie's quick-cutting game sequences..." -- Rating: B+Entertainment Weekly43.74321

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3 stars out of 5 -- "CRUISING has a rare, clammy, heat -- the bleak fever dream of a director fatally hooked on his own lurid, vivid, imagination."Uncut43.74321

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"...A good little melodrama surrounded by thick pulp....Tough, unsentimental performance[s]..."New York Times43.74321

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5 stars out of 5 -- "Arguably the greatest cop movie ever made, William Friedkin's influential masterpiece has never looked better..."Empire32.07979

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5 stars out of 5 -- "Arguably the greatest cop movie ever made, William Friedkin's influential masterpiece has never looked better..."Empire32.07979

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"...A fireball documentary..."Rolling Stone "...The fact that this is the last project Ted Demme worked on gives it added poignancy....Essential..." Premiere "...It is often remarked that the years between EASY RIDER (1969) and STAR WARS (1977) marked a second golden age in American filmmaking, and this documentary, as comprehensive as it is incisive, is a reminder of just how many terrific pictures came out during those years..." Los Angeles Times "[I]t's an entertaining watch that could serve as an accessible introduction." Sight and Sound0.2274572

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"[A] captivating documentary about the creation of, and reaction to, the breakthrough play 'The Boys in the Band.'"New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- "[An] engaging documentary that will speak to anyone interested in gay history, theater, or old Hollywood."Box Office "MAKING THE BOYS, the absorbing documentary directed and produced by Crayton Robey, tells the story of the meteoric impact of THE BOYS IN THE BAND..."Los Angeles Times0.2274572

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4 stars out of 5 -- "[Friedkin is] uncompromising in his vision, wringing every ounce of grime and salaciousness he can out of KILLER JOE's plot and characters to create the dirtiest black comedy you'll see for a long time."Total Film "KILLER JOE evokes the hardboiled regional poetry of Jim Thompson and William Faulkner, flirts with outright exploitation, [and] provides game actors with roles to relish..."Film Comment "Thomas Haden Church is solid....The film is a surprisingly effective showcase for Matthew McConaughey."Sight and Sound "[McConaughey] exercises his marvelous voice as a Texas detective and contract killer in KILLER JOE."Wall Street Journal 3 stars out of 4 -- "It is expertly directed, flawlessly cast and written with merciless black humor..."Chicago Sun-Times "What could have been a predictable piece of Jim Thompson-style pulp business becomes something much more subversive in Friedkin's hands."Uncut "[KILLER JOE] bristles with sleazy wit....A wellspring of comedy and plot twists, recalling RAISING ARIZONA's colorful vernacular while turning a simple contract job into a complicated web of family betrayals." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "[With] a killer performance by Matthew McConaughey....Never has noir been more diabolically naughty..."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "Friedkin catches the dark humor of the piece....McConaughey mesmerizes."Rolling Stone0.1895477

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"Thomas Haden Church is solid....The film is a surprisingly effective showcase for Matthew McConaughey."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "[Friedkin is] uncompromising in his vision, wringing every ounce of grime and salaciousness he can out of KILLER JOE's plot and characters to create the dirtiest black comedy you'll see for a long time."Total Film "KILLER JOE evokes the hardboiled regional poetry of Jim Thompson and William Faulkner, flirts with outright exploitation, [and] provides game actors with roles to relish..."Film Comment "[McConaughey] exercises his marvelous voice as a Texas detective and contract killer in KILLER JOE."Wall Street Journal "[With] a killer performance by Matthew McConaughey....Never has noir been more diabolically naughty..."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "It is expertly directed, flawlessly cast and written with merciless black humor..."Chicago Sun-Times "What could have been a predictable piece of Jim Thompson-style pulp business becomes something much more subversive in Friedkin's hands."Uncut "[KILLER JOE] bristles with sleazy wit....A wellspring of comedy and plot twists, recalling RAISING ARIZONA's colorful vernacular while turning a simple contract job into a complicated web of family betrayals." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club 3 stars out of 4 -- "Friedkin catches the dark humor of the piece....McConaughey mesmerizes."Rolling Stone0.1895477

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"Thomas Haden Church is solid....The film is a surprisingly effective showcase for Matthew McConaughey."Sight and Sound 4 stars out of 5 -- "[Friedkin is] uncompromising in his vision, wringing every ounce of grime and salaciousness he can out of KILLER JOE's plot and characters to create the dirtiest black comedy you'll see for a long time."Total Film "KILLER JOE evokes the hardboiled regional poetry of Jim Thompson and William Faulkner, flirts with outright exploitation, [and] provides game actors with roles to relish..."Film Comment "[McConaughey] exercises his marvelous voice as a Texas detective and contract killer in KILLER JOE."Wall Street Journal "[With] a killer performance by Matthew McConaughey....Never has noir been more diabolically naughty..."Los Angeles Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "It is expertly directed, flawlessly cast and written with merciless black humor..."Chicago Sun-Times "What could have been a predictable piece of Jim Thompson-style pulp business becomes something much more subversive in Friedkin's hands."Uncut "[KILLER JOE] bristles with sleazy wit....A wellspring of comedy and plot twists, recalling RAISING ARIZONA's colorful vernacular while turning a simple contract job into a complicated web of family betrayals." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club 3 stars out of 4 -- "Friedkin catches the dark humor of the piece....McConaughey mesmerizes."Rolling Stone0.1895477

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