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Sunday, January 1 1995

Beautiful People (1999)

In language, the gulf between seeing and knowing gapes. The phlegmatic British attempts to be polite and their ardent struggle to keep conversation going, however meaningless its content, become a powerful vehicle for both the pusillanimity of language and the soothing power of its white noise.


Brotherhood of the Wolf (2002)

The Beast makes the systemic abuses of the time literal, as well as sensational and legendary.


Before Night Falls (2000)

A faithful filmic adaptation of Arenas' memoir could easily take six hours and still not capture the full impact of the book. Painter-turned-director Julian Schnabel ('Basquiat') consciously diverges from the traditional school of literary adaptation.


Bounce (2000)

Bounce is straight in the sense that it stars Ben Affleck and Gwyneth Paltrow, and does not include Opposite of Sex-style bitchiness, much less wily jokes about masturbation, Hollywood morality, and the Planet Maturia.


Blow (2001)

Hey, it doesn't hurt that Johnny Depp makes a leisure suit look good.


Blood Simple, The Directors’ Cut (1984/2000)

Though shot on a shoestring budget by first-time feature filmmakers, the movie encapsulates all that has come to typify the Coen brothers' style: engaging narrative, inventive direction, and the juxtaposition of grim violence with moments of sublime, sometimes surreal, human behavior.


Bait (2000)

The film's most effective balancing act comes in the form of Foxx's terrific performance: throughout, he's quirky, subtle, and thankfully able to keep up with the movie's lurching tone-and-genre shifts, from comedy to action to almost-arty to melodrama.


Bless the Child (2000)

Cody's special in a very particular way -- in a second-coming kind of way -- which, in movie-logic, makes her the prime target for a slew of Satan's minions.


Black and White (2000)

'I'm a kid in America, I can do whatever I want.' Jutting her chin at the camera, New York City high schooler Charlie (Bijou Phillips) mouths off to her stuffy-suit dad, who's been pestering her about where she goes after school.


But I’m a Cheerleader (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Bicentennial Man (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Beowulf (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Billy Elliot (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Better Than Sex (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Beach (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
But I’m a Cheerleader (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Autumn in New York (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
All About My Mother (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
All Over the Guy (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Apocalypse Now Redux (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Almost Famous (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
American Psycho (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Along Came a Spider (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Angela’s Ashes (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Affliction (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
American Outlaws (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Anniversary Party (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Apocalypse Now Redux (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Angel Eyes (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
American Pie 2 (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Aimée and Jaguar (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Anna and the King (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
All About My Mother (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Alice and Martin (1998) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Angel Eyes (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Autumn in New York (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Art of War (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Another Day in Paradise (1998) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Antitrust (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Almost Famous (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Agnes Browne (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
American Movie (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Across 110th Street (1972/2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Any Given Sunday (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
American Astronaut (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
All the Pretty Horses (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Amores Perros (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
American Beauty (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Amores Perros (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Any Given Sunday (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Animal (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
America’s Sweethearts (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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