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The home-studio recording sequences in Hustle & Flow are funky, rowdy, and indelible. Brewer gives us the pleasure of watching characters create music from the ground up. Read full review
The feel-good movie of the summer. And the song this pimp works up, about how hard it is to manage a stable of ho's, is catchy and moving. Read full review
Every good actor has a season when he comes into his own, and this is Terrence Howard's time. Read full review
I found Hustle & Flow hard to get into at first, if only for its dialogue. But DJay's turf turns out to be everyone's turf -- a jagged landscape of hopes, disappointments, folly and fulfillment. Read full review
So much love went into Hustle & Flow that it almost glows with it. Read full review
A weird fusion of blaxploitation and American indie, built on a template of old-style, follow-your-dream Hollywood drama. But it works - sometimes magnificently. Read full review
Explosive entertainment. Read full review
The best thing Hustle & Flow has going for it is Terrence Howard's powerful performance. Read full review
Brewer achieves near perfection in this tense, intimate meeting between two lifelong hustlers. Read full review
Some will find it chicly inspired, recalling blaxploitation's heyday with its grimy urban realism. Some will rightly find it corny, absurd, and an insultingly limited presentation of options for the most disenfranchised African-Americans: I'm still waiting for the movie fantasy about the pimp who wants to get his GED. Read full review
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