Opening

91% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes Jul 11
100% Boyhood Jul 11
15% Rage Jul 11
21% A Long Way Down Jul 11
—— The Class Of '92 Jul 08

Top Box Office

17% Transformers: Age of Extinction $37.1M
23% Tammy $21.6M
85% 22 Jump Street $9.8M
31% Deliver Us from Evil $9.7M
92% How to Train Your Dragon 2 $9.0M
48% Earth to Echo $8.4M
49% Maleficent $6.2M
53% Jersey Boys $5.2M
24% Think Like a Man Too $4.9M
90% Edge of Tomorrow $3.7M

Coming Soon

—— The Purge: Anarchy Jul 18
—— Sex Tape Jul 18
36% Wish I Was Here Jul 18
—— Hercules Jul 25
—— Lucy Jul 25

Premieres Tonight

100% Masters of Sex: Season 2
60% Ray Donovan: Season 2
79% The Strain: Season 1

New Episodes Tonight

—— Devious Maids: Season 2
—— Endeavour: Season 2
100% Falling Skies: Season 4
79% Halt and Catch Fire: Season 1
64% The Last Ship: Season 1
100% Last Tango in Halifax: Season 2
69% The Leftovers: Season 1
50% The Musketeers: Season 1
46% Reckless: Season 1
54% Salem: Season 1
50% True Blood: Season 7
—— Unforgettable: Season 2
80% Vicious: Season 1
—— Witches of East End: Season 2

Certified Fresh TV

—— 24: Live Another Day: Season 9
84% Extant: Season 1
79% Halt and Catch Fire: Season 1
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
97% Orange is the New Black: Season 2
97% Orphan Black: Season 2
79% Penny Dreadful: Season 1
84% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1

Gangster No. 1 Reviews

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Empire Magazine

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

December 30, 2006

Film Threat

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 3.5/5

December 6, 2005
Sarah Chauncey
Reel.com

| Original Score: 4/5

June 4, 2004
Spence D.
IGN Movies

| Original Score: 4/5

February 10, 2004
Dan Fazio
Citysearch

A stylish, confused and insanely violent gangster drama from a first-time Brit director.

Full Review Source: Citysearch | Original Score: 6/10

September 16, 2003
Andrea Chase
Killer Movie Reviews

. . .captures the kinetic quality of the 60s with jump-action pacing, groovy camera angles and the occasional split screen treatment that never crosses the line into camp.

Full Review Source: Killer Movie Reviews | Original Score: 4/5

April 5, 2003
Tim Merrill
Film Threat

It certainly feels unique, and sets itself apart from most American gangster films in its stark refusal to paint the lead gangster as likable or indeed anything other than the vicious socio-psychopath he is.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 3.5/5

December 8, 2002
Mark Kermode
Sight and Sound

It's a handsomely ugly affair, well dressed enough to make a few friends, but tough enough to make just as many enemies.

Full Review Source: Sight and Sound

December 2, 2002
Jean Lowerison
San Diego Metropolitan

McGuigan has assembled a stellar all-British cast in which there are no weak links.

Full Review Source: San Diego Metropolitan

October 21, 2002
David Cornelius
Hollywood Bitchslap

Malcolm McDowell is cool. Paul Bettany is cool. Paul Bettany playing Malcolm McDowell? Cool.

| Original Score: 3/4

October 3, 2002
Shawn Levy
Oregonian

Not as well-written as Sexy Beast, not as gloriously flippant as Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, but stylish and moody and exceptionally well-acted.

Full Review Source: Oregonian

September 27, 2002
Eric D. Snider
EricDSnider.com

Full Review Source: EricDSnider.com | Original Score: B+

September 18, 2002
Paul Salfen
Supercala.com

If you can stomach the rough content, it's worth checking out for the performances alone.

Full Review | Original Score: 7.5/10

September 13, 2002
Chris Vognar
Dallas Morning News
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Director Paul McGuigan and cast infuse the proceedings with a strong dose of psychotic gusto and visual flare.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News | Original Score: B

September 12, 2002
Jules Brenner
Cinema Signals

Full Review Source: Cinema Signals | Original Score: 3/4

July 30, 2002
Emily Blunt
Blunt Review

Full Review Source: Blunt Review | Original Score: 4/4

July 28, 2002
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

In an Oscar caliber performance, Bettany plays an explosive character who spends most of the time repressing an evil grin.

Full Review Source: Internet Reviews | Original Score: 3.5/4

July 26, 2002
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

It's fascinating to see how Bettany and McDowell play off each other.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 26, 2002
Rob Blackwelder
SPLICEDWire

...two brilliantly vile performances by two sublimely in-sync actors.

Full Review Source: SPLICEDWire | Original Score: 3/4

July 26, 2002
Ella Taylor
L.A. Weekly
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Clever, brutal and strangely soulful movie.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

July 19, 2002

Sight and Sound
June 18, 2012
Derek Elley
Variety
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Time Out
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June 24, 2006

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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August 31, 2002
Kirsten Markson
PopMatters
July 12, 2002
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
December 10, 2001

Irish Times

May 30, 2001
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