88% Guardians of the Galaxy Aug 01
84% Get On Up Aug 01
89% Calvary Aug 01
0% Behaving Badly Aug 01
35% Child Of God Aug 01

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43% Planes: Fire And Rescue $9.5M
18% Sex Tape $6.1M
17% Transformers: Age of Extinction $4.7M
16% And So It Goes $4.6M
23% Tammy $3.5M
90% A Most Wanted Man $2.7M

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86% What If Aug 08

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New Episodes Tonight

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40% Dominion: Season 1
41% Gang Related: Season 1
86% Maron: Season 2
56% Married: Season 1
94% Rectify: Season 2
—— Rookie Blue: Season 5
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82% Satisfaction: Season 1
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41% Working the Engels: Season 1
77% You're the Worst: Season 1

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83% Extant: Season 1
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—— Motive: Season 2
69% Mystery Girls: Season 1
—— Rogue: Season 2
100% Suits: Season 4
38% Taxi Brooklyn: Season 1
—— Wilfred: Season 4
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Head in the Clouds Reviews

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

If John Duigan set out to make the most preposterous, over-the-top and sweeping epic he could cobble together, then he succeeded with a vengeance.

Full Review Source: Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC) | Original Score: 4/5

February 23, 2005
Jules Brenner
Cinema Signals

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

November 16, 2004
Leah McLaren
Globe and Mail
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Great, gooey, hot-fudge sundae of a love story.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 3/4

October 22, 2004
Teresa Wiltz
Washington Post
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There's plenty of eye candy -- gorgeous scenery, gorgeous costumes, gorgeous people -- to keep the viewer from minding (too much) the Olympic leaps of faith required to invest in the film's plot.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

October 22, 2004
Larry Ratliff
San Antonio Express-News

This is never a great film. In scattered stretches, though, it's a very good one.

| Original Score: 3/4

October 15, 2004
Bruce Westbrook
Houston Chronicle
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An ambitious, if uneven, tale of passionate lovers from 1933 to 1945.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

October 1, 2004
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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It wants to be a hard-panting melodrama, with spies and sex and love and death, and there are times when a movie like this is exactly what you feel like indulging.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

October 1, 2004
Gregory Weinkauf
New Times

A brilliantly conceived and delivered extension of the obsessions that have driven one of our finest directors to create excellent cinema for years.

Full Review Source: New Times

September 24, 2004
M. K. Terrell
Christian Science Monitor

Visually ravishing and well-acted.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Original Score: 2.5/4

September 23, 2004
Timothy Knight

Flawed as it may be, Duigan's film is still a terrific showcase for Theron, whose magnetic performance should erase any lingering doubts that her Oscar win for Monster was a fluke.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

September 17, 2004
Tony Medley

Perplexing as the characters are, the story is involving and the ending as the Allies drive the Nazis out of Paris is thought-provoking.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 7/10

September 17, 2004
Eugene Novikov
Film Blather

It is considerably more interesting when it is exploring the seeming contradiction between Gilda's loyalty and her hedonistic tendencies.

Full Review Source: Film Blather | Original Score: B

September 16, 2004
Harvey S. Karten

Idealism struggles with hedonism in this drama that features a menage-a-trois during wartime.

Full Review | Original Score: B+

September 15, 2004
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

This soapy saga is for adults only.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 2/5

December 24, 2010
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 2/5

August 7, 2008
Emanuel Levy

Even as a potboiler, this melodrama is too silly and improbable to be enjoyed as trash

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: D

October 29, 2006
Tim Appelo
Seattle Weekly

Tyrone Power would have more chemistry courting Deanna Durbin in a deep coma. Theron destroys all her Monster acting cred. Cruz squeaks like a hamster huffing helium.

Full Review Source: Seattle Weekly | Original Score: .5/10

March 9, 2005
Rob Blackwelder

Miscast leads and ersatz emotions leave the film's soundstagey period ambiance as its most comparable asset. A handsome misfire.

Full Review Source: SPLICEDWire | Original Score: 2/4

December 18, 2004
Eric D. Snider

The film is emotionally distanced from its audience, too stoic and stuffy. You'd never guess a film with as much sex as this one could be so stodgy, but there you go.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: C

December 11, 2004
Jeff Vice
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

This would-be wartime epic romance is so intent on setting a dream-like atmosphere that it fails to develop either the situation or characters in a convincing fashion.

Full Review Source: Deseret News, Salt Lake City | Original Score: 1.5/4

December 3, 2004

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October 18, 2008
Derek Adams
Time Out New York
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August 16, 2007

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Sydney Morning Herald
January 17, 2006
Brian D. Johnson
Maclean's Magazine
November 20, 2004

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Boston Phoenix
September 25, 2004

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September 16, 2004
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
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Unconvincing melodrama.

September 5, 2004
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