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'Nine' Turns Camera on Visionary Filmmakersnew

New films about filmmaking put plenty of talent on display without fully engaging their audiences.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Curt Holman  |  01-12-2010  |  Reviews

'Sherlock Holmes' and 'Nine': Downey Shines, Day-Lewis is Atrociousnew

Daniel Day-Lewis may normally choose parts in which he can do no wrong, but as the tormented film director in Rob Marshall’s musical, he doesn’t come close to drinking anyone’s milkshake. And since Guido is the essence of the story, that makes Nine a bright, shiny snooze.
Washington City Paper  |  Tricia Olszewski  |  12-31-2009  |  Reviews

'Nine': Rob Marshall Tries to Connect the Dance Numbersnew

An assault on the senses from every conceivable direction—smash zooms, the earsplitting eruption of something like music, the spectacle of a creature called Kate Hudson—Nine thrashes about in search of “cinema” the way a child thrown into the deep end of a pool flails for a flotation device.
L.A. Weekly  |  Scott Foundas  |  12-18-2009  |  Reviews

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