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Who reviewed what below?
After each review quote you'll see the initials of the critic who wrote it (and that review). Here's your key to Who's Who
BO = Larry "Bocepheus" Evans
JR = Jim "Good Old JR" Rutkowski

BOOK OF
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  CHICAGO
"...the musical Chicago isn't much of a movie after all..." (JR)
  THE PIANIST
 "...Polanski's strongest and most personally felt movie."  (JR)
  CATCH ME IF YOU CAN
 "...contains more genuinely funny material than about 90% of the so-called "comedies"  these days"  (JR)
  GANGS OF NEW YORK
"...an epic summation of a master's career" (JR)
  LORD OF THE RINGS: TWO TOWERS
"...Jackson's approach to "The Two Towers" is even more uneven and by-the-numbers than its predecessor." (JR)
  STAR TREK: NEMESIS
"...plays like a greatest hits collection of previous Trek films"   (JR)

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  DARKNESS VOLUME 2 #1
"...Dale Keown returns to greatness here."  (Bo)

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  HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS
 "...one of the years best films"  (JR)

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  30 DAYS OF NIGHT #3
"Templesmith's art is similar to the style to Ashley Wood so if you like his stuff then this should please your palate." (Bo)
  GI JOE FRONTLINE #1
"...the best issue of the new "Joe" revival."  (Bo)

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  SPIDER-MAN PETER PARKER #47
"The conclusion is so out of left field that it resonates inside you as well as the combatants."  (Bo)
  CALL OF DUTY: THE WAGON #4
"...Austen has created a believable world for his people to live in."  (Bo)
  POINT BLANK #1
"...Brubaker-has no problem establishing the scene and involving us in a world of less than pleasant people" (Bo)
  AVENGERS ICONS: VISION #1 (of 4)
"Johns wonderfully sets up a mystery that is accompanied by some excellent art by Ivan Reis."  (Bo)

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  X-MEN UNLIMITED #37
"Styles range from highly detailed to glamorously rough."  (Bo)
  HELLBLAZER #174
"...there's always a trick up his (Constantine's) sleeve."  (Bo)
  Y THE LAST MAN #1
"This is the kind of title that could serve to drag Vertigo out of the creative doldrums..."   (Bo)
  HIP FLASK UNNATURAL SELECTION #1
"...each page makes your jaw drop." (Bo)
  BEAUTIFUL KILLER #1 (Of 3)
"Killer is both a serious version of Codename: Knockout and a less serious version of Queen & Country."  (Bo)

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  SPIDEY EVIL THAT MEN DO #1
"You heard Kevin Smith talk about it on the Tonight Show and here it is-the next big thing in comics."  (Bo)
  JIST SANDMAN
"Styles range from highly detailed to glamorously rough."  (Bo)
  CAPTAIN AMERICA #3
"...another shock that seems to be part of a new policy at Marvel."  (Bo)
  JSA #37
"...Goyer and Johns wrap things up in a bow that's a little too tight but the events of the last few pages are pretty cool."  (Bo)

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  ORIGIN #6
"There are more questions but answers are forthcoming" (Bo)
  WAY OF THE RAT #1
"...Dixon's story is outstanding and this is the best Jeff Johnson art since his debut"  (Bo)
  ULTIMATE X-MEN #18
"...a more mundane retelling of the Proteus Saga."  (Bo)
  SPIDERMAN BLUE #1 (of 5)
"...another in a series of incredible Loeb/Sale projects."  (Bo)
  QUEEN & COUNTRY #8
"If you have friends who still say comics are for kids-then give them this to shut them up."  (Bo)
  FABLES #1
"...the story is cool and the art is awesome..."   (Bo)

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  AMERICAN CENTURY #14
"...a book created by adults for only adults."  (Bo)
  DAREDEVIL #33
"...what do you do with such knowledge and is it worth the trouble it will bring?" (Bo)
  STARTLING STORIES THE MEGALOMANIACAL SPIDER-MAN
"This book is so offbeat that it may annoy Spidey fans." (Bo)
  MARVEL MANGAVERSE #1
"...this series probably won't get any non-manga fans into manga... " (Bo)
  TRANSFORMERS GENERATION ONE #1
"...premise is about as limited as the premise for the original series..." (Bo)

-MOVIES-

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  PATH #1
 "...story will please fans of martial arts movies as well as the more serious Chinese operas." (Bo)
  MARVEL KNIGHTS VOLUME 2 #1
"...the combination gives us this impressive first issue." (Bo)
  CATWOMAN #5
"...combination reminded me a lot of the work of Mike Allred" (Bo)
  VAMPIRELLA #7
"...pretty short but effective." (Bo)
  HAWKMAN #1
"...best combination DC could have come up with because the collaboration is spectacular." (Bo)

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  CAGE #1
"...the revamp of the old time Cage into a more street version is effective" (Bo)

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