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Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 57%

From Hell (2001)

"What the Hughes Brothers have done in making a lavish period piece complete ...... is nothing less than a revolutionary achievement."

Posted Dec 7, 2004

Jordan Hiller

2 84%

Pieces of April (2003)

"..I can't stress enough the grace and beauty of Peter Hedges' haunting picture .."

Posted Dec 6, 2004

Jordan Hiller

3 85%

Spider (2002)

"What Cronenberg achieves ultimately in his latest mind bender is the full-scale distraction of his audience."

Posted Dec 6, 2004

Jordan Hiller

4 80%

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)

"Even though this movie impresses and delights on it's own, it is more exciting to view it as a teaser for the films to come"

Posted Dec 6, 2004

Jordan Hiller

5 76%

8 Mile (2002)

" The movie doesn't feel authentic and I think it's because of all the white folks involved."

Posted Dec 6, 2004

Jordan Hiller

6 7%

Surviving Christmas (2004)

"Surviving Christmas can't decide whether it wants to be naughty or nice and the end result is a sometime funny story, but with a severe multiple personality disorder ."

Posted Nov 30, 2004

Jordan Hiller

7 89%

Trembling Before G-d (2001)

"Trembling Before G-d, by no stretch a well constructed documentary film, is an important breakthrough for Jewish orthodoxy because ignoring a consistent problem helps no one."

Posted Nov 30, 2004

Jordan Hiller

8 81%

The Royal Tenenbaums (2002)

"Don't be prodded into thinking the movie must be brilliant just because the characters within are allegedly smarter than you are."

Posted Nov 30, 2004

Jordan Hiller

9 54%

Enemy at the Gates (2001)

"If only ambition was the bar at which to measure the quality of motion pictures, Enemy at the Gates could sit atop the best of the year."

Posted Nov 23, 2004

Jordan Hiller

10 84%

Gremlins (1984)

Posted Nov 23, 2004

Jordan Hiller

11 51%

Vanity Fair (2004)

"In Vanity Fair, Witherspoon presents a complex character beautifully, even when her character's choices vastly depart from her own values."

Posted Nov 23, 2004

Jordan Hiller

12 24%

The Statement (2003)

""The Statement is that rare, unassuming movie that has much to say and is so daring in its message that it is a wonder it has seen the light of day""

Posted Sep 1, 2004

Jordan Hiller

13 35%

Levity (2003)

""Levity's complications, however, do not stick in your throat - they slumber in your stomach""

Posted Aug 31, 2004

Jordan Hiller

14 67%

The Door in the Floor (2004)

""The film, while telling a story dealing with tragedy and its after affects, essentially boils down to a study in humiliation""

Posted Aug 31, 2004

Jordan Hiller

15 58%

The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)

Posted Jul 29, 2004

Jordan Hiller

16 53%

Veronica Guerin (2003)

"Guerin has the outward appearance of a quaint but brutal Irish gem like the works of Jim Sheridan and Neil Jordan, but looks are deceiving"

Posted Jul 29, 2004

Jordan Hiller

17 94%

Girlhood (2003)

"..disturbing, yet life affirming portrait ... girlhood is an early stage of life, but the consequences of mistakes upon womanhood and, more significantly, motherhood will ..."

Posted Jul 29, 2004

Jordan Hiller

18 58%

The Missing (2003)

"a brutal, poetic, thoughtful, rusty, corrosive, and somber Western"

Posted Jul 29, 2004

Jordan Hiller

19 90%

Minority Report (2002)

"Tom cruise plays a fine flawed hero glossed to perfection by a director who knows how to treat his cast to their matinee idol advantage."

Posted Jul 16, 2004

Jordan Hiller

20 64%

The Package (1989)

Posted Jul 16, 2004

Jordan Hiller

21 50%

Hearts in Atlantis (2001)

"Hearts in Atlantis is a leap of faith with nothing on the other side. "

Posted Jul 16, 2004

Jordan Hiller

22 93%

Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind (2004)

"Eternal Sunshine provides a fascinating, utterly captivating education in this curious thing called the power of love."

Posted Jul 15, 2004

Jordan Hiller

23 45%

Planet of the Apes (2001)

"It is like an elaborate card trick that has 30 steps but the deck was rigged so that the card you picked was obviously predetermined"

Posted Jul 13, 2004

Jordan Hiller

24 73%

A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)

"Although the film itself and its immaculate pacing keeps us believing his love is real - it is impossible to be intellectually honest and come to that conclusion."

Posted Jul 13, 2004

Jordan Hiller

25 75%

The Living Daylights (1987)

Posted Jul 13, 2004

Jordan Hiller

26 95%

You Can Count On Me (2000)

"It is a rarity to find a film willing to tell a story through an exploration of the relationship, the romance, between a brother and a sister."

Posted Jul 13, 2004

Jordan Hiller

27 94%

Spider-Man 2 (2004)

"Dead on in its ability to blend wonderful comedy, mind-blowing action, touching romance, superb special effects, and dazzling set pieces, all while remaining sublimely artistic."

Posted Jul 6, 2004

Jordan Hiller

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