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"Paced at warp speed with spectacular action sequences rendered brilliantly and with a cast so expert that all the familiar characters are instantly identifiable..."Hollywood Reporter "[T]he new and improved STAR TREK will transport fans to sci-fi nirvana....STAR TREK rockets along like a beautifully engineered vehicle you can't help but admire for its design and performance....This reincarnation is dynamic..."Variety 4 stars out of 5 -- "Abrams goes back to the series' '60s roots...and laces this origin story with a youthful zest and some enjoyable self-parody. The intergalactic vistas and pop art interiors are constantly stunning."Box Office "The 2009 STAR TREK film goes back eagerly to where STAR TREK began....The special effects are slam-bam."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "It's an energetic sci-fi extravaganza, with spectacular action sequences and nifty visuals....When it comes to sheer spectacle, STAR TREK as re-imagined by J.J. Abrams, delivers."USA Today "[T]his STAR TREK has in general bridged the gap between the old and the new with alacrity and purpose."Los Angeles Times "[A] clever and infectious reboot of the amazingly enduring sci-fi classic....With a crew like this, you can welcome the future." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "A bright, shiny blast from a newly imagined past....The spirit of adventure and embrace of rationality that define the show are in full swing..."New York Times "[I]t is, undeniably, a reconsideration of what constitutes STAR TREK, one that deemphasizes heady concepts and plainly stated humanist virtues in favor of breathless action punctuated by bursts of emotion." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "It's a movie that is correct enough to appease the most hard-core buffs, while opening up the final frontier to a new generation of fans....Pure pop pleasure."Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- "This is exciting, funny, and smart with a great young cast that fills each role very well."Premiere1.968884

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"Paced at warp speed with spectacular action sequences rendered brilliantly and with a cast so expert that all the familiar characters are instantly identifiable..."Hollywood Reporter "[T]he new and improved STAR TREK will transport fans to sci-fi nirvana....STAR TREK rockets along like a beautifully engineered vehicle you can't help but admire for its design and performance....This reincarnation is dynamic..."Variety 4 stars out of 5 -- "Abrams goes back to the series' '60s roots...and laces this origin story with a youthful zest and some enjoyable self-parody. The intergalactic vistas and pop art interiors are constantly stunning."Box Office "The 2009 STAR TREK film goes back eagerly to where STAR TREK began....The special effects are slam-bam."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 4 -- "It's an energetic sci-fi extravaganza, with spectacular action sequences and nifty visuals....When it comes to sheer spectacle, STAR TREK as re-imagined by J.J. Abrams, delivers."USA Today "[T]his STAR TREK has in general bridged the gap between the old and the new with alacrity and purpose."Los Angeles Times "[A] clever and infectious reboot of the amazingly enduring sci-fi classic....With a crew like this, you can welcome the future." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly "A bright, shiny blast from a newly imagined past....The spirit of adventure and embrace of rationality that define the show are in full swing..."New York Times "[I]t is, undeniably, a reconsideration of what constitutes STAR TREK, one that deemphasizes heady concepts and plainly stated humanist virtues in favor of breathless action punctuated by bursts of emotion." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "It's a movie that is correct enough to appease the most hard-core buffs, while opening up the final frontier to a new generation of fans....Pure pop pleasure."Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- "This is exciting, funny, and smart with a great young cast that fills each role very well."Premiere1.949668

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"...ALIEN outshines all competition in the luminous splendour of its photography..." Sight and Sound "...An old-fashioned scary movie set in a highly realistic sci-fi future, made all the more believable by the expert technical craftsmanship....[Weaver] carries it off well..." Variety "...Ridley Scott was a force to be reckoned with..."Movieline's Hollywood Life "...With its clich-confounding cast and plotting, roughneck sensibility and star-making turn from Weaver, ALIEN rewards repeat viewing..." Total Film "...Scott's film still shreds nerves....At once graphically elegant and viscerally effective, the future conjured up by Scott was dystopian to the core..." Los Angeles Times "...In ALIEN, you can hear lessons for the sci-fi future in a great milestone from the recent past..." Entertainment Weekly "Ridley Scott's 1979 movie is a great original."Chicago Sun-Times "Weaver's Ripley revolutionized women's roles by introducing the female action hero..." Premiere1.921852

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"...ENEMY MINE is largely successful in establishing a satisfying bond....[The photography] manages to capture vast panoramas while maintaining the human scale of the story..." Variety "Louis Gossett Jr. is striking..." Premiere1.839804

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"...The action sequences are imaginative..." Variety "...Your attention is gripped....McTiernan has an arresting visual flair....The whole movie often jells on an almost abstract level..." Los Angeles Times "Action specialist John McTiernan is at his directorial peak..." Uncut "[I]n Arnold's top five..." Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's a vintage Schwarzenegger performance from the Austrian Oak's golden age..."Empire1.817774

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"...The action sequences are imaginative..." Variety "...Your attention is gripped....McTiernan has an arresting visual flair....The whole movie often jells on an almost abstract level..." Los Angeles Times "Action specialist John McTiernan is at his directorial peak..." Uncut "[I]n Arnold's top five..." Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 5 -- "It's a vintage Schwarzenegger performance from the Austrian Oak's golden age..."Empire1.817774

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"As a whole, Lucas's saga certainly attains a measure of grandeur."Film Comment "EMPIRE is as super as its rep indicates..."USA Today "[I]t's incredible....Supreme films. Supreme treatments. Supreme extras."Entertainment Weekly1.816014

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"...Increasingly hypnotic..."New York Times1.801571

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"...Increasingly hypnotic..."New York Times1.801571

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"A fantastic mix of visual effects and live action shots." Widescreen Review1.795744

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"...Relevant, funny and touching....A stirring adventure..." Rolling Stone "...There's something rather touching about the sight of that same old Enterprise crew on the streets of San Francisco....[Nimoy's] sincerity is unmistakable, and it counts for a lot..." New York Times "...[This] excursion is warmer, wittier, more socially relevant and truer to its tv origins than prior odysseys....[The] technical credits are terrific..." Variety "...It has an irresistibly sure touch, an easy command of its audience. It hits the right buttons, strikes the right chords, plays with our expectations with the right blend of savvy, guile and imagination..." Los Angeles Times "...THE VOYAGE HOME eschews the previous films' heavy themes and puts light laughs centre stage..."Total Film1.729948

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"...Relevant, funny and touching....A stirring adventure..." Rolling Stone "...There's something rather touching about the sight of that same old Enterprise crew on the streets of San Francisco....[Nimoy's] sincerity is unmistakable, and it counts for a lot..." New York Times "...[This] excursion is warmer, wittier, more socially relevant and truer to its tv origins than prior odysseys....[The] technical credits are terrific..." Variety "...It has an irresistibly sure touch, an easy command of its audience. It hits the right buttons, strikes the right chords, plays with our expectations with the right blend of savvy, guile and imagination..." Los Angeles Times "...THE VOYAGE HOME eschews the previous films' heavy themes and puts light laughs centre stage..."Total Film1.729948

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"...The best kind of sequel....[It] actually continues its story in new directions, eliciting fresh meaning and emotion....It also has the charm, imagination, humor and originality of COCOON, but even more poignance..." Los Angeles Times1.705488

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"...A fabulous film...[and] in many ways, a remarkable achievement..." New York Times "...[Bowie] looks intriguing..." Variety1.705288

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"...Stays true...to Raimi's playful visual riffing....Hip spirit..." Entertainment Weekly1.702475

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"...[Lone] steals the show....[The] production is a handsome one..." Variety1.702475

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4 stars out of 5 -- "Michael Crichton's superior WESTWORLD is basically JURASSIC PARK with Yul Brynner's robotic gunslinger in place of the 'raptors."Total Film 5 stars out of 5 -- "Michael Crichton began a brief career as a director with WESTWORLD....WESTWORLD is enduringly great, an action movie with a brain..."Empire1.702475

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"Stefen Fangmeier's attention to the special effects in ERAGON is duly impressive."Box Office1.699661

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"...Excruciating, real-time suspense..." -- Rating: B+ Entertainment Weekly1.699661

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3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]here's a familiar, pleasurable thrill to be had from icy settings, stalkings, [and] ambiguous supernatural glimpses..."Empire "There are thrills to be had, notably in the first half as the FBI uncover frozen, gory clues....Hardcore fans will also thrill at the revelations about Mulder and Scully's domestic relationship...'Sight and Sound "It plays like a solid extended episode of the often-classic TV show..." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly1.699661

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"...Michael Jai White is a commanding screen presence..." Variety "...Cyborg-kickin' sci-fi..." -- Rating: B+ - Recommended Entertainment Weekly "...With Goldberg and master martial artist Michael Jai White as super-charged villains, the choreographed action gets up-close and personal..." Box Office "...A satisfying seque....'Sleek' is the word for UNIVERSAL SOLDIER: THE RETURN, which moves with such swiftness and ease, its story blending seamlessly into its sci-fi technology and special effects..." Los Angeles Times0.2868291

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3 stars out of 4 -- "Matt Damon and Emily Blunt have an easy rapport....Beneath its apparent sci-fi levels, a romantic comedy lurks here."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "Blunt is funny and anarchic, Damon is determined and disarming. The chemistry is perfect..."Total Film "[A]n intriguing entertainment. ADJUSTMENT BUREAU's central concept is certainly ingenious..."Los Angeles Times "[A] fast, sure film about finding and keeping love across time and space....A witty mix of science-fiction metaphysics and old-fashioned fluttery romance."New York Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[A]n enormously entertaining speculative thriller....This is a movie of myriad genres and tonal gradations, including classic science fiction in the tradition of BLADE RUNNER and THE MATRIX..."Washington Post 4 stars out of 5 -- "[B]oth a romance and a thriller, a vehicle that reunites Matt Damon with OCEAN'S TWELVE and THE BOURNE ULTIMATUM screenwriter George Nolfi, and allows the actor to work his considerable charm."Box Office "THE ADJUSTMENT BUREAU is the thriller as glorified philosophical videogame...It's directed with a wide-eyed spirit." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly "[A]n essentially lighthearted diversion, dotted with romance, much BOURNE-style dashing around and the odd dab of existential musing."Sight and Sound0.2445785

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"...Hughes has become more sophisticated visually....[The] special effects are plentiful....Hughes' true gift is at capturing the naturalistic rhythms and interaction between the boys with a great ear for dialog..."Variety "...The film's greatest asset is Kelly LeBrock, who is triumphant....[She acts] with great warmth and a sharp sense of herself..."Los Angeles Times0.1321799

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Rolling Stone (6/21/01, p.75) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...The most sonically inventive, rhythmically explosive pop music around....She proves that girl power is all well and good..."Rolling Stone (6/21/01, p.75) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...The most sonically inventive, rhythmically explosive pop music around....She proves that girl power is all well and good..."Spin (7/01, p.128) - 8 out of 10 - "...A kind, weird club crunker, Ecstasy references included..."Spin (7/01, p.128) - 8 out of 10 - "...A kind, weird club crunker, Ecstasy references included..."Entertainment Weekly (5/25/01, p.80) - "...The hooks come as fast as the reefer references, and for the first time since her debut, she sounds as if she's having a blast singing, rhyming, growling, hissing, and purring..." - Rating: B+Entertainment Weekly (5/25/01, p.80) - "...The hooks come as fast as the reefer references, and for the first time since her debut, she sounds as if she's having a blast singing, rhyming, growling, hissing, and purring..." - Rating: B+Q (7/01, p.108) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...She sheds the stiff, stage-managed confrontation of '99s DA REAL WORLD for non-stop hedonism....it's a conga-line of post-emancipation shagging, drug references or both, all set to a series of writhing sci-fi beats..."Q (7/01, p.108) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...She sheds the stiff, stage-managed confrontation of '99s DA REAL WORLD for non-stop hedonism....it's a conga-line of post-emancipation shagging, drug references or both, all set to a series of writhing sci-fi beats..."Magnet (2/04, p.114) - "Elliott writes like she was born with a hook in her mouth and arranges vocals with a gymnastic gusto."Magnet (2/04, p.114) - "Elliott writes like she was born with a hook in her mouth and arranges vocals with a gymnastic gusto."The Wire (1/02, p.41) - Ranked #8 in Wire's "50 Records of the Year 2001".The Wire (6/01, p.58) - "...A thousand times more exciting in every way than most everything in the air at the moment....Timbaland's production is frontier staking stuff..."The Wire (1/02, p.41) - Ranked #8 in Wire's "50 Records of the Year 2001".The Wire (6/01, p.58) - "...A thousand times more exciting in every way than most everything in the air at the moment....Timbaland's production is frontier staking stuff..."Mixmag (6/01, p.175) - 4 out of 5 - "...A drugged-out, script-flipping piece of progressive r'n'b...striving to break all moulds...injecting r'n'b with what sounds like a big fat dose of MDMA..."Mixmag (6/01, p.175) - 4 out of 5 - "...A drugged-out, script-flipping piece of progressive r'n'b...striving to break all moulds...injecting r'n'b with what sounds like a big fat dose of MDMA..."CMJ (6/4/01, p.10) - "...Proves the urban sound revolution is still in full swing..."CMJ (6/4/01, p.10) - "...Proves the urban sound revolution is still in full swing..."The Source (7/01, p.198) - "...With all of Timbaland's sonic concoctions and the LPs guests, which include Busta Rhymes and Eve, SO ADDICTIVE could've been titled SO WHO SAYS YOU NEED LYRICS....you'll quickly appreciate the new ground she attempts to break..."The Source (7/01, p.198) - "...With all of Timbaland's sonic concoctions and the LPs guests, which include Busta Rhymes and Eve, SO ADDICTIVE could've been titled SO WHO SAYS YOU NEED LYRICS....you'll quickly appreciate the new ground she attempts to break..."Mojo (Publisher) (1/02, p.71) - Ranked #28 in Mojo's "Best [40] Albums of 2001".Mojo (Publisher) (1/02, p.71) - Ranked #28 in Mojo's "Best [40] Albums of 2001".NME (Magazine) (12/29/01, p.59) - Ranked #26 in NME's 50 "Albums Of the Year 2001".0.1160015

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"A spirited mishmash of horror notions, special effects and plot elements recycling everything from NOSFERATU to STAR WARS, NIGHT WATCH makes for splendidly diverting Saturday-night entertainment." Sight and Sound 3 stars out of 4 -- "Bekmambetov delivers a manic shocker that grows more compelling as it increases in ridiculousness..." Premiere "[T]he story has been stylishly brought to the screen....It bursts with a sick, carnivorous glee in its own fiendish games." New York Times 4 stars out of 5 -- "Whip-fast, bonkers and sometimes completely incomprehensible....[A] stylish riff on vampire mythology..." Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] cryptic but giddyingly inventive Russian fantasy..." Ultimate DVD 4 stars out of 5 -- "A milestone in Russian cinema....Energetic..."Uncut0.1101499

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