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La Cérémonie
"...sends you home chilled but exhilarated. With its deliberate pace and somewhat clinical view of its characters, La Cérémonie..."

May 9, 1997 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Angel Dust
"...(The Crazy Family) keeps things moving at a relentless pace, and not only in terms of his storyline. A..."

April 25, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Cats Don't Dance
"...zany gags and puns hurtle by, the jokes and pace channeling Tex Avery and Jay Ward. In many ways,..."

April 4, 1997 Movie Review by Robert Faires

Beavis and Butt-Head Do America
"...Joe Stillman keep the film moving at roughly the pace of an old Three Stooges two-reeler, and amazingly, 90%..."

Dec. 20, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Rendezvous in Paris
"...ads of the 1950s), Rohmer's scenes unfold at a pace that often feels agonizingly close to real time. His..."

Nov. 22, 1996 Movie Review by Russell Smith

2 Days in the Valley
"...enables this movie to hiccup along at an amusing pace. And even though all the characters are not equally..."

Sept. 27, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Moll Flanders
"...spit and determination and honesty, despite its sometimes lagging pace...."

June 14, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

A Thin Line Between Love and Hate
"...concept of “comedy-thriller” is a bit out-of-whack. The movie's pace frequently lags due to this switchover in tone, and..."

April 19, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Jane Eyre
"...to watch, there seems to be a decidedly undramatic pace to the whole endeavor. Pacing may be one aspect..."

April 12, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Kingdom
"...down in parts, it manages to keep the whiplash pace of television for most of its running time: New..."

Jan. 19, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Persuasion
In this film adaptation of Jane Austen's posthumous novel, a young woman faces a suitor that her snooty family made her reject eight years earlier, but who has now come into his own fame and fortune.
"...lesson in understatement, with fine, controlled performances, and a pace that quickens your interest in inverse proportion to its..."

Oct. 27, 1995 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

Seven
A serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his modus operandi is hunted by two New York City detectives in this hellish take on Nineties film noir.
"...Fincher keeps the film moving at a grimly frenetic pace, using intertitles to keep track of time (it's always..."

Sept. 29, 1995 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Days of Being Wild
One of Wong's first international hits, this stylish film is an atmospheric drama about a playboy who's stringing along two women while also learning that the prostitute who raised him is not his biological mother.
"...best performances of their careers. While the movie's leisurely pace and sporadic tinkering with typical narrative structure may alienate..."

Sept. 15, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

The Stranger
"...drama and comedy, Agantuk/The Stranger moves at a modulated pace rarely matched in Western cinema. For some viewers, this..."

Sept. 1, 1995 Movie Review by Alison Macor

Clean, Shaven
"...actor who played the sadist in Pulp Fiction.) The pace and detail here are strictly minimal, while the tone..."

Aug. 4, 1995 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Satin Steel
"...but he keeps the picture moving at a fast pace, enthusiastically serving up healthy doses of both sex and..."

Aug. 4, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

High Voltage Asian Cop
"...Asian Cop proves to be a nice change of pace -- a tough, violent, and unapologetic action picture that..."

June 16, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

The Secret of Roan Inish
"...Irish coastal life as ride alongside them, matching their pace and rising and falling with them, like a seal..."

June 2, 1995 Movie Review by Robert Faires

Window to Paris
"...your life, but it is a nice change of pace...."

May 19, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

A Chinese Odyssey Part One: Pandora's Box
"...eat the much-sought-after Longevity Monk. Director Lau keeps the pace moving at breakneck speed, filling the screen with enough..."

May 19, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him
"...sometimes seemingly unrelated. Combined with a measured, almost deliberate pace and honest but low-key performances, the film seems at..."

April 21, 1995 Movie Review by Robert Faires

Kiss of Death
"...Schroeder (Single White Female, Reversal of Fortune) keeps the pace moving forward despite some obvious plot holes, and the..."

April 21, 1995 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Last Seduction
"...is a carefully constructed thriller whose clever dialogue keeps pace with its fascinating lead actress. Fiorentino (After Hours, Queen's..."

Nov. 18, 1994 Movie Review by Alison Macor

The Cat
"...films of late, The Cat moves at a breathless pace, with action that's so far over the top it..."

Oct. 28, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Bodyguard From Beijing
"...director Corey (Fong Sai Yuk) Yuen Kwai keeps the pace fast (unlike the ridiculously overlong Costner picture) and provides..."

Oct. 21, 1994 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

Ed Wood
This biographical film is charming, melancholy, strange, and quirkily humorous. There's also a certain irony in giving the silver-screen treatment to the most infamous of bargain-basement directors and his motley crew of hangers-on.
"...himself, he of the eponymous Plan 9 from Outer Space and Glen or Glenda (alternately, enthusiastically titled “I Changed..."

Oct. 7, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Shawshank Redemption
Frank Darabont's debut feature based on the Stephen King novella receives a 10th anniversary reissue. The prison drama features standout performances by Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins.
"...novella, and keeps the story moving along at steady pace throughout its lengthy 142-minute running time. Along with production..."

Sept. 23, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Wheels on Meals
"...Hung keeps Wheels on Meals moving at a rollicking pace, with just enough Chan/Yuen/Hung action to keep the fisticuffs..."

Aug. 5, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Wing Chun
"...one is killed. A welcome and refreshing change of pace for period action flicks...."

July 1, 1994 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

When a Man Loves a Woman
"...seems purely Nineties. The film moves at a measured pace, giving us ample time to absorb the characters' pain,..."

May 13, 1994 Movie Review by Robert Faires

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