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Rolling Stone

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Rating
Title/Year
Author
1
4.5/5
Ali (2001)
Mann and Smith deliver this powerhouse with the urgency of a champ's left hook.
Posted Dec 21, 2001
2
3
4
5/5
Iris (2001)
Dench and Winslet are a riveting matchup.
Posted Dec 18, 2001
5
4.5/5
Forget Oscar, Ocean's Eleven is the coolest damned thing around.
Posted Dec 18, 2001
6
3.5/5
Vanilla Sky (2001)
Crowe's tantalizing film sticks with you.
Posted Dec 13, 2001
7
1.5/5
Shallow Hal (2001)
The film itself is little more than a series of fat jokes.
Posted Nov 24, 2001
8
4.5/5
Fierce, funny and finally devastating.
Posted Nov 15, 2001
9
1.5/5
Novocaine (2001)
Atkins wants to expose hidden moral decay, but his slack direction fails to touch a nerve.
Posted Nov 15, 2001
10
4.5/5
A maliciously funny and keenly observant movie.
Posted Nov 15, 2001
11
4.5/5
An uncommonly good movie -- a thriller that transcends thrills to become a heartfelt and heart-stopping personal drama.
Posted Nov 15, 2001
12
3.5/5
Hiring nonhack screenwriter Steve Kloves (Wonder Boys) pays dividends.
Posted Nov 15, 2001
13
K-PAX (2001)
K-Pax goes all too quickly k-put.
Posted Nov 11, 2001
14
5/5
It's the Pixar animators who keep grown-ups as riveted as the kids with visual marvels that dazzle and delight.
Posted Oct 31, 2001
15
1/5
From Hell (2001)
The Hughes boys blow it by burying a fine cast ... in stock scares, sappy romance and cliches that really are from hell.
Posted Oct 29, 2001
16
2/5
Sadly, Christensen is the only jolt of excitement in this turgid soap opera.
Posted Oct 29, 2001
17
The rough edges of Donofrio's life are either ignored or smoothed away, replaced by broad laughs and easy sentiment.
Posted Oct 29, 2001
18
4.5/5
For all its lapses, Man is steadily engrossing and devilishly funny, and, o brother, does it look sharp.
Posted Oct 29, 2001
19
4/5
Intimacy (2001)
Intimacy dares to cut deep, and its daring gets to you.
Posted Oct 29, 2001
20
Tape (2001)
The wrenching result is impossible to shake.
Posted Oct 29, 2001
21
4.5/5
Joy Ride (2001)
If you're looking to have your nerves fried and your pulse pounded, this is your ticket to ride.
Posted Oct 29, 2001
22
3.5/5
Focus (2001)
Slavin ... overdoes the portent, but in this time of Muslims being wounded by the same arrows aimed at Taliban terrorists, there is no denying the relevance of the tale.
Posted Oct 23, 2001
23
4.5/5
Waking Life (2001)
Linklater's cerebral provocations allow for tickling visuals -- check out that car-boat -- and lively humor.
Posted Oct 23, 2001
24
4.5/5
Mulholland Drive makes movies feel alive again.
Posted Oct 19, 2001
25
2/5
Bandits (2001)
What started as cute becomes cloying and bloated.
Posted Oct 18, 2001
26
5/5
Fat Girl (2001)
An absolute stunner.
Posted Oct 18, 2001
27
4.5/5
Heist (2001)
Mamet serves up a satisfying entree.
Posted Oct 16, 2001
28
4/5
In this funny, touching and haunting film, Patel cuts through stereotypes to show the hard truths of straddling two cultures.
Posted Oct 8, 2001
29
Zoolander (2001)
An oasis of bracing comedy that comes at just the right time, when we're parched for it.
Posted Oct 3, 2001
30
2.5/5
Hicks ... coats the film in a bogus idyllic mist that substitutes cheap sentiment for blunt truth.
Posted Oct 3, 2001
31
1/5
Serendipity (2001)
Does romantic comedy have to come off as sugared stupidity? It does here.
Posted Oct 3, 2001
32
Fighter (2001)
Shapes up as one of the great documentaries of this year, or any other.
Posted Sep 18, 2001
33
3.5/5
Go Tigers! (2001)
The funny and touching result is worth cheering for.
Posted Sep 18, 2001
34
4.5/5
Schroeder crafts a film of whiplash urgency.
Posted Sep 18, 2001
35
4.5/5
Together (2001)
This hilarious and humane film nails its subject.
Posted Sep 18, 2001
36
4/5
Va Savoir (2001)
Va Savoir abounds in pleasures.
Posted Sep 18, 2001
37
4/5
Haiku Tunnel (2001)
Kornbluth has adapted his stage monologue into a ragtag charmer.
Posted Sep 18, 2001
38
3.5/5
Training Day (2001)
Washington, who just keeps getting better, is a sparking, snapping live wire in the role of Detective Sgt. Alonzo Harris.
Posted Sep 18, 2001
39
0.5/5
Hardball (2001)
A smarmy proposition passing itself off as family fun in the style of The Bad News Bears.
Posted Sep 18, 2001
40
4.5/5
The Believer (2002)
A fireball of contradictory ideas that will pin you to your seat.
Posted Sep 18, 2001
41
4.5/5
A satire that succeeds by being as heartfelt as it is hilarious.
Posted Aug 31, 2001
42
4.5/5
L.I.E. (2001)
A powerful and provocative achievement.
Posted Aug 31, 2001
43
1/5
Rock Star (2001)
Can't disguise the bogus core of the script.
Posted Aug 31, 2001
44
4/5
Session 9 (2001)
A spine-tingler.
Posted Aug 27, 2001
45
0.5/5
A slipshod sequel that looks tossed together over a weekend by people who couldn't care less.
Posted Aug 27, 2001
46
1/5
Rat Race (2001)
An overheated, underdone farce.
Posted Aug 27, 2001
47
Summer Catch (2001)
48
4/5
Budgeted at $20 million, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back contains many remarkable things for a Smith movie.
Posted Aug 23, 2001
49
3/5
Too crude for the kids and not crude enough for connoisseurs of the Something About Mary school of hair jism and balls caught in zippers, Osmosis Jones seems doomed to fall between the cracks.
Posted Aug 9, 2001
50
4/5
For those, Woody included, who dream that a snap of the fingers and a single word can solve all relationship problems, Jade Scorpion is definitely the date movie of choice.
Posted Aug 9, 2001