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Atlantic City Weekly

Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 ——

Starting Over (1979)

Posted Feb 5, 2007

Lori Hoffman

2 73%

Nighthawks (1981)

Posted Feb 5, 2007

Lori Hoffman

3 71%

Oh, God! (1977)

Posted Feb 5, 2007

Lori Hoffman

4 100%

Strangers in Good Company (1991)

Posted Feb 5, 2007

Lori Hoffman

5 87%

The Last King of Scotland (2006)

"Whitaker's incendiary and incandescent performance dominates this movie as much as Helen Mirren's performance defines The Queen."

Posted Feb 5, 2007

Lori Hoffman

6 29%

Looker (1981)

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

7 ——

Real Men (1987)

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

8 92%

The Silence (1963)

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

9 80%

Wetherby (1985)

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

10 43%

Mother's Boys (1993)

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

11 96%

A Bronx Tale (1993)

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

12 38%

The Five Heartbeats (1991)

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

13 83%

No Way Out (1950)

"Topnotch film noir"

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

14 100%

'Breaker' Morant (1980)

"Excellent anti-war flick from Austrailian "new wave""

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

15 77%

Two for the Road (1967)

"A benchmark of marital dischord with luminous Hepburn, cheeky Finney"

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

16 85%

Mr. Mom (1983)

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

17 57%

For Pete's Sake (1974)

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

18 46%

One From The Heart (1982)

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

19 89%

Mississippi Burning (1988)

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

20 69%

Freedom Writers (2007)

"It doesn't have a catchy hit tune sung by Lulu, but Hillary Swank does a nice take on a dedicated teacher ala To Sir With Love in the engaging Freedom Writers."

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

21 93%

Children of Men (2006)

"... this ugly world of racism, violence and homeland security gone mad is a more likely futuristic scenario than a world in which shared humanity and peace reign supreme."

Posted Jan 11, 2007

Lori Hoffman

22 ——

Paradise Alley (1978)

Posted Jan 9, 2007

Lori Hoffman

23 ——

Old Boyfriends ()

Posted Jan 9, 2007

Lori Hoffman

24 78%

Charlotte's Web (2006)

"Babe, the movie that set the standard for the GCI talking critter flicks, was so much better ..."

Posted Jan 9, 2007

Lori Hoffman

25 67%

The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)

"In the end the film feels like an average made-for-TV movie, if there were a cable channel for the sensitive man. "

Posted Jan 9, 2007

Lori Hoffman

26 38%

The Lords of Discipline (1983)

Posted Jan 5, 2007

Lori Hoffman

27 76%

Rocky Balboa (2006)

" ... Rocky Balboa earns a split decision. "

Posted Jan 5, 2007

Lori Hoffman

28 91%

Network (1976)

Posted Jan 5, 2007

Lori Hoffman

29 86%

Runaway Train (1985)

Posted Jan 5, 2007

Lori Hoffman

30 78%

Dreamgirls (2006)

"Dreamgirls has the clout to make a Chicago-like run on Oscar night."

Posted Jan 5, 2007

Lori Hoffman

31 65%

Apocalypto (2006)

"... the storytelling is simplistic and tells us little about the culture of the Mayans."

Posted Dec 18, 2006

Lori Hoffman

32 97%

The Queen (2006)

"Mirren provides a nice combination of royal snootiness and down-to-earth anguish ..."

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

33 55%

The Sentinel (1977)

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

34 25%

A Good Year (2006)

"Crowe has located his funnybone again in a conventional but engaging romantic comedy ..."

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

35 86%

The Thrill of It All! (1963)

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

36 32%

Switchback (1997)

"A superb, underrated drama"

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

37 52%

Final Analysis (1992)

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

38 46%

Bobby (2006)

"Estevez's plan to honor RFK feels more like exploitation of the footage to give his movie energy and an emotional context it doesn't otherwise have."

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

39 95%

Casino Royale (2006)

"Dashing good looks aside, Craig just might be the best actor ever to play the role ..."

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

40 51%

For Your Consideration (2006)

"Let's start the Internet buzz right now - we want an O-nod for O'Hara."

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

41 36%

Rear Window (1998)

"Decent remake of Hitchcock classic"

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

42 ——

Good Guys Wear Black (1978)

"One of the better Chuck Norris action flicks"

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

43 82%

I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)

"Delightful sleeper pic about obsessed Beatles fans"

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

44 75%

Happy Feet (2006)

"... a delightful, visually superior animated tale."

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

45 86%

Cane Toads: An Unnatural History (1988)

"Hilarious pseudo-documentary"

Posted Dec 7, 2006

Lori Hoffman

46 91%

Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006)

"... the male-oriented humor in this movie goes right in the toilet, literally, and never recovers."

Posted Nov 10, 2006

Lori Hoffman

47 69%

Babel (2006)

"... [Alejandro Iñárritu's] plea for improved global communication ... squanders fine performances in a film that is engulfed by the director's pretentious mindset."

Posted Nov 10, 2006

Lori Hoffman

48 95%

48 HRS (1982)

Posted Nov 6, 2006

Lori Hoffman

49 75%

Catch a Fire (2006)

"While based on a true story ... and featuring several powerful moments, the film is conventional to the point of distraction ..."

Posted Nov 6, 2006

Lori Hoffman

50 76%

The Prestige (2006)

"... this odd tale about obsessive Victorian-era magicians and their blood feud isn't nearly as enchanting as it should be."

Posted Nov 6, 2006

Lori Hoffman

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