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Toe (band) (254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article

Hear You (2015) EPs Songs, Ideas We Forgot (2003) New Sentimentality (2006) New Sentimentality "Tour Edition" (2008) Enhanced CDEP Limited to 1000 Toe/Collection
José Luis Garci (930 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
films are characterized for his classical style and the underlying sentimentality of their plots. Born in 1944 in a humble family from Asturias. After
Música cebolla (264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Spanish for "onion music") is a genre of Chilean music emphasising sentimentality and intimacy. Indeed at times the feelings expressed in música cebolla
Blaze (novel) (525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
rewrote the manuscript, editing out much of what he perceived as over-sentimentality in the original text, and offered the book for publication in 2007.
Quan họ (336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rituals and festivals, and a common theme in many songs is love and sentimentality as experienced by young adults. Quan họ was recognised as a UNESCO Intanginble
Sentimental ballad (2,536 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
early 20th century, their popularity faded, but the association with sentimentality led to the term ballad being used for a slow love song from the 1950s
One Night in October (1,401 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as the exploration of the parallel universe and the use of love and sentimentality that leads to different lifestyle choices. Olivia Dunham (Anna Torv)
The Maltese Falcon (novel) (1,392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
determination to achieve his own form of justice, and a complete lack of sentimentality. In 1990 the novel ranked 10th in Top 100 Crime Novels of All Time list
Brian's Song (1,498 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
television critic called "highly restrained, steering clear of any overt sentimentality [yet conveying] the genuine affection the two men felt so deeply for
Regarding Henry (1,274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with praise for the cast and Ford's performance but criticized for its sentimentality and manipulativeness. The film garnered U.S. revenues of $43,001,500
Bob Bolling (1,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fiction (Little Archie is taken to Mars in issue # 18) to tearjerking sentimentality. He would also change the designs of the characters depending on the
Kanshō/Mermaid (479 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Kanshō" (感傷(かんしょう), lit. "Sentimentality") / "Mermaid" is a double A-side single by Japanese singer Aya Ueto, from her second studio album, Message. It
Radoje Domanović (1,377 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
he inspired in all who knew him, created an aura of romanticism and sentimentality which stand in contrast to his literary accomplishments as a satirist
This Animal Is Mischievous (116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
simply stereotypes and his twittering wittiness collapses at last into sentimentality." The novel was also reviewed in the Los Angeles Times, Commonweal,
Slam book (675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
changed [the Victorian era's faux veneer of sentimentality and taboos]. We have learned the price of sentimentality. The youngsters of today are facing life
Guys (song) (2,342 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
critics reacted favourably to "Guys", highlighting the song's simplicity, sentimentality, and placement as the final track on Notes on a Conditional Form. The
Saying Grace (Chardin) (952 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
tranquillity—Chardin's field of expertise—with an uncharacteristic touch of sentimentality. Chardin, who had made his fame painting still life, had at this point
Northern Lights – Southern Cross (538 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Band had kicked "a field goal", and, while he was put off by the sentimentality of the lyrics, Robert Christgau wrote "the pure comeliness of every
Rutger Kopland (59 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
popularity for his "accessible, thoughtful style, his mild irony, his sentimentality" and whose collections sold over 200,000 copies. Menkveld, Erik (15
Player Piano (novel) (2,303 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in society have been replaced by machines. The book uses irony and sentimentality, which were to become hallmarks developed further in Vonnegut's later
No Sleeep (2,518 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
she does, the couple will get "no sleep". Due to its slow tempo and sentimentality, it has been described as embodying traits of the quiet storm radio
Nell Trent (1,271 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
find her. Her death has been described as "the apotheosis of Victorian sentimentality." In the novel Nell Trent is a beautiful and virtuous young girl of
Donita Sparks and the Stellar Moments (373 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lyrically "Sparks remains a feminist for whom romanticism doesn't mean sentimentality - it mean passion." Nuvo commented on the general danceability of the
Storyteller (novel) (156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
However, readers who prefer a harder edge are liable be put off by sentimentality, weak conflict and a too-readily resolved plot that smacks of wish fulfillment"
Ferenc Molnár (1,746 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of naturalism]] and fantasy, realism and romanticism, cynicism and sentimentality, the profane and the sublime." Out of his many plays, The Devil, Liliom
Grand Hotel (novel) (220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of shipboard dossiers. These interlocking histories may be damp with sentimentality as well as brine—but the author's skill as a storyteller invests them
Robert C. Solomon (1,404 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spirituality for the Skeptic, Not Passion's Slave, and In Defense of Sentimentality. He also wrote about business ethics in Above the Bottom Line, It’s
Rock Springs (short story collection) (149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Ultimate Good Luck (1981), Ford's stories are notable for their lack of sentimentality and undercurrent of menace, characteristics that led Granta editor Bill
Suicide in the Trenches (370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stanzas. The poem exemplifies the sensibility of war poets in "avoid[ing] sentimentality and self-pity while describing the realities of war". It tells of the
The Carpenter (album) (855 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
lamentation to Beatles bounce, tied together by a sweet Southern-bro sentimentality." Upon its release, The Carpenter by The Avett Brothers received generally
Patience Strong (715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Patience Strong. Her poems were usually short, simple and imbued with sentimentality, the beauty of nature and inner strength. She was also a successful
Lauren Berlant (2,157 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benjamin Kahan, and Christina Sharpe. Berlant was the author of a national sentimentality trilogy beginning with The Anatomy of National Fantasy: Hawthorne, Utopia
Sweet Ermengarde (213 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
whose novels often "have exactly the sort of implausibility of plot and sentimentality of action that is parodied in 'Sweet Ermengarde'." An H. P. Lovecraft
Cénacle (192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
group as "royalists by birth, Christians by convention and a vague sentimentality." Their organ was La Muse Française. Musset, Mérimée, and the elder
The White Tiger (Adiga novel) (3,443 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
impoverished areas of rural India, and he "wanted to do so without sentimentality or portraying them as mirthless humorless weaklings as they are usually
Death of Diana, Princess of Wales (10,057 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
we cringe to think about it." In 2010, Theodore Dalrymple suggested "sentimentality, both spontaneous and generated by the exaggerated attention of the
Osip Brik (1,138 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Osja said to me: "Now there's an institution where a man loses his sentimentality," and began relating to me several rather bloody episodes. This was
Mary: A Fiction (4,347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
passivity, often associated with sentimentality, that Wollstonecraft was criticizing. Although the novel critiques sentimentality, the text appears, in the end
Eugène Delacroix (4,434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nature in often violent action. However, Delacroix was given to neither sentimentality nor bombast, and his Romanticism was that of an individualist. In the
Paul et Virginie (1,251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It records the fate of a child of nature corrupted by the artificial sentimentality of the French upper classes in the late eighteenth century. Bernardin
Zorko Prelovec (107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and that his compositions for choirs are filled with a soft, tender sentimentality. Fischer, Erik; Kürsten, Annelie; Brasack, Sarah; Ludorff, Verena (2007)
Værsgo (335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on Værsgo have a loose and cosy atmosphere with a lot of romance and sentimentality and childlike innocence. The album became a big surprise hit and it
Empfindsamkeit (music) (624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
derived from the English word sentimentality, since it is related to the then-contemporary English literature sentimentality literary movement. The empfindsamer
The Mouth Agape (687 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
completely devoid of sentimentality, his work also shows a perpetual awareness of the temptations that it offers... [its] lack of sentimentality presents itself
Tragic mulatto (1,712 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mixed-race, but white-appearing, slave that would serve as a tool to express sentimentality to white readers in an effort to paint slaves as "more human". The related
Joyeux Noël (1,992 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
states, "The poignant humanity on display in Joyeux Noël makes its sentimentality forgivable". Metacritic assigned the film a weighted average score of
Kearen Pang (283 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
play and script was described as “full of subtle drama and stealthy sentimentality that creeps into audiences hearts”.[citation needed] In 2011, Kearen
The Stone Gods (novel) (326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
evolutionary timelines. Ursula Le Guin, while criticizing exposition and sentimentality, thought the novel a worthwhile and cautionary tale. Andrew Milner,
Clan of Xymox (album) (346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
electro dance anthems like 'Stranger' and 'A Day'; nor do Xymox avoid sentimentality as on 'No Human Can Drown'". In the same year, Sounds called the album
Kim Keum-hee (873 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
her first short story collection Sentimenteoldo haruiteul (센티멘털도 하루이틀 Sentimentality Works Only for a Day or Two) in 2014. The book won the 33rd Sin Dong-yup
Edwin Pugh (483 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
today, and those critics who have read him generally accuse him of sentimentality and melodrama." He also wrote literary criticism praising the works
A. R. F. Webber (489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Waters (1917), a novel described as "a strange mixture of romantic sentimentality and protest against the treatment of East Indian indentured labourers
John Bacchus Dykes (2,389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are either entirely, or almost entirely diatonic) and for its imputed sentimentality. (Speaking of Victorian hymn-tunes generally, but evidently with Dykes
Di Li Feng (185 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
he is "enchanted by its honour or disgrace, its tragedies, sadness, sentimentality and great joys". "DI LI FENG BIOGRAPHY". ArtBrokerage.com. Retrieved
A Friend in California (album) (356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
swing—except for one Freddy Powers pledge it keeps going till the obligatory sentimentality of the last two cuts." "A Friend in California" (Freddy Powers) – 3:18
The Fragile Path: Testaments of the First Cabal (309 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
roleplaying tips or adventure hooks, all wrapped up in some shallow sentimentality with the patronizing tone of instruction; it makes White Wolf's vision
Exit the King (1,368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Berenger appears as a depressed and insecure everyman who is prone to sentimentality. In Exit the King, he is the solipsistic and belligerent King Berenger
The Fifth Form at St. Dominic's (429 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Little by Little. It also avoids much of the overt moralising and sentimentality found in these books, though a muscular type of Christianity makes occasional
Poems on Slavery (1,453 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
critics (now less bothered by what was earlier done away with as mere sentimentality) have begun to appreciate the collection again, for its political message
G. D. Martineau (239 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
clear-headed to enable him to write of the early cricketers without sentimentality but with an understanding rarely equalled since Nyren". Martineau also
Oskar von Redwitz (370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
retired to his estate of Schellenberg, near Kaiserslautern. The pious sentimentality of his romantic epic Amaranth (1849; 42nd ed., 1898) had already gained
Jack Maggs (521 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the finish". However the "ending carries a heavy load of Dickensian sentimentality". What she found most convincing about the plot is "the depiction of
Post-postmodernism (1,840 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and "ideality," "primary origin" and "originality," "sincerity" and "sentimentality." All of these concepts are now being reborn in the form of "trans-subjectivity
Mary Craig Sinclair (1,140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
never wanted to publish it because she found that "emotionalism and sentimentality among Confederate veterans made writing an objective study impossible
Unwanted Advances (389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stifling sense of sexual danger sweeping American campuses" and "neo-sentimentality about female vulnerability" do not empower women, but impede the fight
Boys Don't Cry (novel) (194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
responsibilities is genuinely moving, while staying on the right side of sentimentality." Nicholas Tucker in The Independent described the novel as, at times
Woman in a Red Armchair (609 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the early stages of their marriage, he depicted her with elegance and sentimentality in works like Olga Koklova in an Armchair (1917) and Mother and Child
The Cricket on the Hearth (1,723 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dickens's other Christmas books, and it has been criticised for its sentimentality, but contemporary readers were attracted to its depiction of the Victorian
Out Among the Stars (Merle Haggard album) (379 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
that what Haggard does emotionally with his lyrics "is so ripe with sentimentality that with the wrong kind of production it can quickly evolve into just
The Boys of Summer (book) (761 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
reviewers have criticized it for what they have perceived as excessive sentimentality. Christopher Lehmann-Haupt wrote in his New York Times review that the
Hearts and Flowers (752 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
'hearts-and-flowers' has entered the English language with the sense "extreme sentimentality, cloying sweetness". The 1958 Jack Kirby comic story "Hearts and Flowers"
Hò khoan (529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that most of the songs in the repertoire deal with topics of love and sentimentality as experienced by young adult. Hò khoan Lệ Thủy originated from Lệ Thủy
They Were All Out of Step But Jim (438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
songs and aiding its popularity. The song's use of humor instead of sentimentality also made it distinctive to audiences. The lyrics are in line with the
The Human Comedy (film) (1,408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
restraint in his characterization." But he chided the film for excessive sentimentality, saying it featured "some most charming bits of fine motion-picture
Nature fakers controversy (7,726 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
later expanded to include those who depicted nature with excessive sentimentality. A renewed public interest in nature and its promise of aesthetic and
Sohan Singh Seetal (314 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
being sentimental. Sohan Singh Seetal has in due course travelled from sentimentality, which often becomes macabre, to competent realism, although here also
Ideosphere (575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
around a linguistic system that involves a mixture of cynicism and sentimentality as well as the violent appropriation of the other's word. Douglas Hofstadter
Field of Dreams (4,160 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
perfectly acted, that it does the almost impossible trick of turning sentimentality into true emotion." Duane Byrge of The Hollywood Reporter praised Costner
Blues ballad (633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
century the popularity of the genre faded, but the association with sentimentality meant led to this being used as the term for a slow love song from the
Brett Josef Grubisic (744 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
exuberance" and "Lovingly and delightfully told, and completely without sentimentality, Grubisic's autobiographical novel is a long ode to youth, to unquenchable
Sally Ledger (525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
California, Santa Cruz and was planning a book on the origins of Victorian sentimentality at the time of her death. The British Association of Victorian Studies
The Rocks of Valpré (novel) (247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"a well constructed and closely knit tale." Other reviews noted its "sentimentality", with the Boston Transcript calling the novel a "deft old fashioned
Parnassianism (680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
less-disciplined types of romantic poetry and what they considered the excessive sentimentality and undue social and political activism of Romantic works, the Parnassians
Departures (2008 film) (11,988 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of the acting, but some took issue with its predictability and overt sentimentality. Reviewers highlighted a variety of themes, but focused mainly on the
Departures (2008 film) (11,988 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of the acting, but some took issue with its predictability and overt sentimentality. Reviewers highlighted a variety of themes, but focused mainly on the
John Muckle (783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
odds with itself in the most violent fashion, rendered without cant or sentimentality." Muckle has published further novels, poetry collections and a critical
David M. Parsons (978 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
writes about his youth with a striking clarity that veers far from sentimentality." Poet Ange Mlinko writes of Parsons and his work, “It is deeply informed
Charlotte Smith (writer) (4,988 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
prefaces. Her early novels show aesthetic development in the Gothic and sentimentality. Later ones such as The Old Manor House, often seen as best, praised
Kriegsbrauch im Landkriege (224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
humanitarian considerations which not infrequently degenerated into sentimentality and flabby emotion there have not been wanting attempts to influence
To Sir, with Love (2,062 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
what appears an attempt to be alone together. The two laugh at the sentimentality of Thackeray's gifts, a silver tankard and card, "To Sir, with love"
Bryan Zanisnik (682 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
impartation of dubious history and catalogue of trivial possessions sidestep sentimentality while conveying a fascination with the type of inherited narrative that
Nicasio Álvarez de Cienfuegos (183 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
deficient in technique or passion, they are often disfigured by spurious sentimentality and by the flimsy philosophy of the age. Cienfuegos was blamed for an
Hold Back the Night (novel) (137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
belief in human goodness." It said that the story is a good mixture of sentimentality and "hard-boiledness". In 1956, the book was adapted as a movie starring
Back When (314 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
performance is just over-twanged enough to suggest he’s making fun of the sentimentality that he’s celebrating." "Back When" debuted at number 58 on the U.S
Onion John (473 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
truly mature and rich understanding [sic]. Here is sentiment without sentimentality, invention without deception." In a retrospective essay about the Newbery
The Keeper (2018 film) (1,304 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The website's critics consensus reads: "The Keeper strays into easy sentimentality, but this fact-based drama's warm spirit makes its indulgences easy
Amy Cheung (artist) (645 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
handover until the day after. Cheung aspired to democratise the 'official sentimentality' by celebrating individuals' right to remember for themselves how they
Untitled (The Birth) (343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
departs. It is a deeply intimate portrayal of poverty, but one devoid of sentimentality, as befits Lawrence's role as an artist of Social realism. As one of
How I Shed My Skin (504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Grimsley's racist white experience growing up and how it isolated his sentimentality with African Americans, then transitioning into a long period of hard
Aleksander Michałowski (1,178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lending Chopin's works the air of almost drawing-room sentimentality. And yet this slight sentimentality was always under the strict control of moderation
Forever Now (Michael Bublé song) (180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of us feel we're brought to this earth to do. It was about time and sentimentality". The music video was released on 1 March 2019. The video shows a room
Fellow Passengers (567 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to something much closer to Dickens. In the place of the usual sweet sentimentality and festive affirmation of good spirits and merrymaking, this superb
Joe Tessitore (1,352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
announcing, but few commentators imbue NFL banalities with the portentous sentimentality that Tessitore brings to bear." While The Guardian reported that, "Tessitore
Dan Guenther (627 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Magazine literary critic David Willson stated, "There is no mawkish sentimentality anywhere in this little book because of Guenther’s plain-yet-elegant
Ruth Dunning (576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
p. 15. Retrieved 2020-05-24 – via Newspapers.com. "Well-engineered Sentimentality". The Guardian. 1959-10-20. p. 7. Retrieved 2020-05-24 – via Newspapers
Se Llama Cristina (768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greco on January 23, 2014. Its bitter realism combines with a poetic sentimentality has been compared to famed Magic Theatre playwright Sam Shepard. A man
Dean Mitchell (936 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
culture, have been cited for their emotional depth, avoidance of facile sentimentality, and accomplished sense of formal design. Mitchell was born in Pittsburgh
My Girl (film) (1,681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
curiously gutless and unmoving, as Zieff finds himself stuck with a sentimentality without substance, a poetry without pain." Peter Rainer of the Los Angeles
Bridal Chorus (390 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and because its frequent use in film and television associate it with sentimentality rather than worship. Pleck, Elizabeth Hafkin (2000). Celebrating the
The Little Lady of the Big House (463 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Modern critics, on the other hand, deride its Victorian coyness and sentimentality, its unrealistic characters. Both were correct—it was too sexy for readers
Gladys Henson (545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"a masterpiece of understated emotion, moving without falling into sentimentality." She died in London on 21 December 1982 aged 85. Notable films and
King Lear (1971 British film) (481 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
characters, presenting both as savagery. Paul Scofield, as Lear, eschews sentimentality: this demanding old man with a coterie of unruly knights provokes audience
Egghead (651 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
professor. Essentially confused in thought and immersed in mixture of sentimentality and violent evangelism. A doctrinaire supporter of Middle-European socialism
Say It with Songs (974 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of The New York Times wrote that in "later episodes it lapses into sentimentality that makes it somewhat tedious, except for the singing of Mr. Jolson
2018 Pulitzer Prize (403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Register "for examining in a clear, indignant voice, free of cliché or sentimentality, the damaging consequences for poor Iowa residents of privatizing the
The Cheap Thrills (801 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
deal with End Of The Trail Creative in 2018 and released the single "Sentimentality", which saw the band receive their first national radio play on BBC
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (4,807 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comedy and family film, the extreme stunts of Carrey's Steve Gray, and sentimentality, and serious drama and farcical comedy. Several reviewers noted that
The Two Sisters (Lemmen painting) (364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
penetrating gazes and a commanding presence, quite unlike the usual sentimentality of children's portraits. The painted wooden frame is original, one of
Seconds from Disaster (450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the sequence. Most often, the show finishes with a short moment of sentimentality (where those involved often speak of their emotions on the disaster)
Libertine (1,983 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wrote. Wardle suggests that it was compelling but marred by sickly sentimentality, and also proposes that Hazlitt might even have been anticipating some
Love! Valour! Compassion! (891 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nathan Lane; it has genuine pathos that's only slightly tinged with sentimentality, and, as a singular talking point, it offers more male nudity than has
One Fish, Two Fish, Blowfish, Blue Fish (2,090 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with a little emotional content as well. The show usually balanced sentimentality cleanly, and that occurred here; it avoided becoming too syrupy and
Hold Out (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wrote "Never hep to his jive, I'm less than shocked by the generalized sentimentality disillusioned admirers descry within these hallowed tracks, though the
Lance Comfort (398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that all of his films "are persuasive narratives, marked by absence of sentimentality and the whiff of human reality". http://www.screenonline.org.uk/people/id/552314/index
Zoe Golescu (285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
colored stylistically and strongly permeated by sentimentality, but by a strong and vigorous sentimentality. She accompanied her sons into exile after their
Polka Dots and Moonbeams (295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
. Blue can play with tenderness without slopping over into mawkish sentimentality. Just listen to his treatment of the gorgeous ballad, 'Polka Dots and
Desert Blue (501 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
novelistic capacity for character and setting, without either the maudlin sentimentality or gratuitous vulgarity of most teen-oriented movies." Roger Ebert of
The Lady Astronaut of Mars (366 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
previous year, and for its use of "the twin voter vices of nostalgia and sentimentality". Kowal has released three novel-length prequels — The Calculating Stars
Little Secret (film) (327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the worst of the recent Brazilian films" and "an ocean of clichés and sentimentality". Conversely, critic Luciano Trigo, writing for G1, praised the film
Little Secret (film) (327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the worst of the recent Brazilian films" and "an ocean of clichés and sentimentality". Conversely, critic Luciano Trigo, writing for G1, praised the film
Pathetic fallacy (1,122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Painters (1856). Ruskin coined the term "pathetic fallacy" to attack the sentimentality that was common to the poetry of the late 18th century, and which was
The Godfather (novel) (2,015 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
changed it to the name of his home village as one of his few acts of sentimentality. Vito fathered four children: Sonny Corleone, Fredo Corleone, Michael
Life for Ruth (466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
New York Times wrote of the film, "in avoiding blatant bias, mawkish sentimentality and theatrical flamboyance, it makes a statement that is dramatic, powerful
Hair jewellery (1,118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the 17th and 18th centuries, went out of fashion. The period of sentimentality, characteristic of the Victorian era, offered these craftsmen a new
Undone (Colapinto novel) (254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
parody. The sentimentality of the story also seems highlighted as a result. Yet it's hard to tell if he is sending up the sentimentality or indulging
Rich, Young and Pretty (493 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
treated a "light cinemusical subject with the butterscotch-caramel sentimentality of the bobby-soxers it is designed to please"; the film "tackles its
Hell's Doorway (238 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
art of writing good dialogue, and because he is regrettably prone to sentimentality." "His Second Book". The Land. Sydney: National Library of Australia
White savior (2,737 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the evening. The banality of evil transmutes into the banality of sentimentality. The world is nothing but a problem to be solved by enthusiasm. This
The Pillow Book (2,241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
personal feelings are mixed into her writing with occasionally subtle sentimentality that reflects the downfall of the emperor’s adviser, Fujiwara no Michitaka
Johanna van Gogh-Bonger (1,163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fanatically on a subject she knows nothing about, and although blinded by sentimentality still thinks she is adopting a strictly critical attitude. It is schoolgirlish
Red Kimono on the Roof (579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
audience of one. All the members of the Ashcan School studiously avoided sentimentality, letting their vigorous slice-of-life images speak for themselves. Even
The Last Panthers (443 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
grandeur of the story, via brooding darkness all the way over to tender sentimentality. He had it covered." "The Last Panthers". Retrieved 3 September 2015
Robert Wuhl (787 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(October 24, 2012). "Review: 'I Ought to Be in Pictures' steeped in sentimentality". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 24, 2015. Sandomir, Richard (April
A Midsummer Night's Dream (1968 film) (692 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
editor of The Oxford Shakespeare edition described it as "[turning] the sentimentality into something rougher and muddier; his fairies, accompanying Titania
The Pledge Drive (962 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
notices the card in the trash and is offended. He tries to prove his sentimentality by showing her cards from his grandmother "Nana" that he has saved for
Gentleman's Intermission (2,658 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
uncle/niece-mentor/protégé bond between Jack and Liz was restored with minimal sentimentality, but the emotional weight was palpable between the two." The A.V. Club's
Too Many People (1,060 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Maybe I'm Amazed." Billboard described "Too Many People" as "wailing sentimentality." Capital Journal critic Steve Gettinger called "Too Many People" a
Robert Bockstael (actor) (352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Play's real anger diluted: Potential George Walker firecracker fizzles into sentimentality". Toronto Star, October 1, 1987. Robert Bockstael at IMDb
Kyle Smith (critic) (813 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Street Journal critic Joseph Bottum wrote, "For those who prefer their sentimentality seasoned with a dash of cynical wit, Kyle Smith's A Christmas Caroline
Matchstick Men (1,299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
impressed. Renee Graham of The Boston Globe criticized the film for its sentimentality, writing that "director Ridley Scott goes all gooey in this off-key
Chris McGreal (734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sub-Saharan Africa - without allowing his judgment to be affected by sentimentality or historical guilt". McGreal was appointed The Guardian's Jerusalem
Flight Lieutenant (film) (488 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Flight Lieutenant was a "dreary father-and-son tale" with much mawkish sentimentality. Throughout 1942, Lloyd Bridges appeared in 24 films, most, like Flight
Mother (1952 film) (507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
characters. Naruse biographer Catherine Russell noted a higher degree of sentimentality in this film compared to other works by the director of this period
Duke Ellington's Jazz Violin Session (254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
elegant. There is a lighthearted tenderness in this set that borders on sentimentality without ever going there. And the feeling is loose, relaxed, and full
Giles Walker (330 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
notable for delicate treatment of the subject and a moving lack of sentimentality. Walker died in March 2020. Bravery in the Field (1979) - director,
Nigger Heaven (1,375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
According to him, the novel wavers between sophistication and sentimentality but sentimentality regrettably wins out—however, the "sting" of the book "to
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (3,677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The site's critical consensus reads: "A change of venue – and more sentimentality and violence – can't obscure the fact that Home Alone 2: Lost in New
Tammy and the Bachelor (763 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Tammy", sung over the film's main titles by The Ames Brothers. Its naive sentimentality has proved an irresistible target for parody, most notably in Stan Freberg's
Image for a Dead Man (450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is one of a series of three paintings by Beattie collectively titled Sentimentality kills. The photorealistic still life painting depicts a military jacket
Jennifer Bishop (photojournalist) (949 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
everyday life." Critic Michael Olesker wrote that Bishop "denies us cheap sentimentality" and that her pictures offer "wry ironies that look unsettlingly like
If You Ever Leave Me (485 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"If You Ever Leave Me" "stand out simply because they don't drip with sentimentality and because Streisand allows a bit of blues to creep into her vocals
The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (1947 film) (1,313 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and one-dimensional, the film is finally smothered by Ealing's cosy sentimentality". According to trade papers, the film was a "notable box office attraction"
Batman: Noël (984 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
watch ordinary Gothamites preparing for Christmas; Batman scoffs at his sentimentality. They then stop to watch Bob and Tim, then Commissioner Gordon talking
Parlour music (866 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jacobs-Bond thought they were anonymous but later provided royalties to Stanton. The song typifies the sentimentality of the Victorian and post-Victorian era.
Motherless Brooklyn (590 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stock characters and one scene near the end that flirts with maudlin sentimentality—but it works far better than the average hip postmodern novel in terms
Earthbound (1940 film) (497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
believed some of the plot elements were "incredulous" and the film's "sentimentality seems dated", he praised the film's acting, opining it was "above average"
Good Times (Sam Cooke song) (514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Marsh wrote that "at his very best, Cooke utilized a perfect lyrical sentimentality... listen to 'Good Times' – It might be one o'clock and it might be
Amatory fiction (945 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
motivation to present the woman in an entirely different light. Instead of sentimentality and the abundance of romantic elements, there is an identifiable desire
Hopeless Romantics (124 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Feinstein as "pitch-perfect" and that he "squeezes every ounce of good sentimentality out of each lyric". All music is composed by Harry Warren. Michael Feinstein
Mario Robinson (441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the context of their daily lives. The underlying narrative counters sentimentality and serves as the underpinning for his figurative images. While a confluence
Home (Alan Jackson song) (378 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
lesser, artist this type of song could easily disintegrate into sticky sentimentality, but that is definitely not the case here. Honest and heartfelt emotion
George Vjestica (422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Anastazija Vrzina | September 30, 2014 "Nick Cave on Lawless, the sentimentality of sadists, and the war on drugs". avclub.com "Nick Cave and the Bad
Immensee (film) (1,877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1980 survey of "classics of German sound film", find in it "plodding sentimentality" and sum up the message as: "At this time—it's 1943—a German woman waits
5x2 (316 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Italian love songs, which Ozon has said he chose for their "over-the-top sentimentality" and in order to offset the darkness of some of the scenes in the film
Aunt Jane's Nieces at Work (750 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
psychological help. The subplot gives the book the emotional warmth, sentimentality, and human interest that is typical of the series, but somewhat lacking
Robin Hood of El Dorado (film) (502 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Bunch (1969), directed by Sam Peckinpah. Both films mix violence and sentimentality with an undercurrent of regret for a vanishing way of life. Specifically
Turn of the Tide (470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to Man of Aran, Greene suggested that where Man of Aran had featured sentimentality, Turn of the Tide's director "Norman Walker is concerned with truth
Three Smart Girls (730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Graham Greene gave the film a mixed review, complaining about the sentimentality of the first half of the film, and noting that it is only with the appearance
Lifestyle (Rich Gang song) (589 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Retrieved December 24, 2014. "Review: Young Thug Focuses His Alien Brand of Sentimentality and Swagger on Barter 6". Pretty Much Amazing. Retrieved April 22, 2015
Enchanted April (1991 film) (519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
themes, effectively evokes the film's mood and accentuates the story's sentimentality and nostalgia. The film premiered as the opening night gala of the London
Clarence Hudson White (7,515 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
internationally known for his pictorial photographs that captured the spirit and sentimentality of America in the early twentieth century. As he became well known for
Under the Feet of Jesus (novel) (1,318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
under the hot sun. There is passion here, but the author avoids easy sentimentality." Helena Maria Viramontes was awarded the John Dos Passos award for
Groundhog Day (film) (16,739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
end. Ramis took this draft and began his solo rewrite. He found the sentimentality and sincerity completely opposed to everything he had learned to do
Bernhard Severin Ingemann (930 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
great influence of German romanticism. Critics describe their sickly sentimentality as reflecting the unhealthy condition of the poet's body and mind at
Andromeda (song) (629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Womack's The Bravest Man in the Universe, and who died in June 2014. The sentimentality Albarn felt for lost family and friends was instrumental in the creation
Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors (1,219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into is powerful, if maudlin, stuff. This is the time of year when sentimentality can be a warming thing, and Parton's Coat will keep an awful lot of
A Common Story (1,345 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
what a massive blow will it administer to romanticism, dreaminess, sentimentality and provincialism," Belinsky wrote to critic Vasily Botkin on March
Broken (House) (1,534 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Mary McNamara of the Los Angeles Times said "the episode has a few sentimentality issues (any plot point involving a music box walks a very fine line)
Baltasar and Blimunda (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
intelligence, keeps this love story under strict control, free of pathos or sentimentality. It is a love of, and on, this earth." – Irving Howe in The New York
Bodhicitta (2,297 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lojong. Without the absolute, the relative can degenerate into pity and sentimentality, whereas the absolute without the relative can lead to nihilism and
19 & Dangerous (1,202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
adolescence into early adulthood with growing confidence, artistic zeal, sentimentality and empathy. Ayra Starr worked with producers London, Andre Vibez, Louddaaa
Cry, the Beloved Country (1995 film) (786 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
censors under apartheid. [...] Cry, the Beloved Country reflects a sentimentality that motivates many people, but it fails as a portrait of what it used
Cœur brûle et autres romances (566 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
have adapted. So they are true stories. They have an element of the "sentimentality" that you also find in the "News in Brief" pages of the newspapers"
Lydia Maria Child (3,268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 135–136. Samuels, Shirley. The Culture of Sentiment: Race, Gender and Sentimentality in Nineteenth-Century America. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992:
Forbidden Games (957 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
devastating drama of the tragic frailties of men, clear and uncorrupted by sentimentality or dogmatism in its candid view of life." At the 25th Academy Awards
Carlton Cuse (4,343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
com/2019/10/26/losts-true-constant-was-sentimentality-and-thats-a-good-thing/%7CLost’s True Constant Was Sentimentality, and That’s a Good Thing "'Lost' producer
Dobu (film) (467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Dobu as "a searing account of urban poverty". Though critical of its sentimentality, film historian Donald Richie pointed out that the "images had a strength
Cultural feminism (1,876 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feminist reappraisal construes woman's passivity as her peacefulness, her sentimentality as her proclivity to nurture, her subjectiveness as her advanced self-awareness"
Fred Kaplan (biographer) (340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Biography, William Morrow & Company, 1988, ISBN 9780688043414 Sacred tears: sentimentality in Victorian literature, Princeton University Press, 1987, ISBN 9780691067001
Before Tomorrow (732 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
performing a song with the recurring refrain of 'Why must we die", a sentimentality at odds with the film's tone." Stanley Kauffmann of The New Republic
When You and I Were Young, Maggie (978 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
one of melancholy and consolation over lost youth rather than mere sentimentality or a fear of aging. It was published in 1864 in a collection of his
Jester (2,731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
culture embraces a sentimental image of the clown; writers reproduce that sentimentality in the jester, and academics in the Trickster", but it "falters as analysis"
The Story of Will Rogers (960 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nostalgia, drama and humor, with only occasional slopping over into sentimentality." Harrison's Reports thought that the film "captures much of the charm
Applicants for Admission to a Casual Ward (923 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its simplicity, truthfulness of characterisation, and lack of easy sentimentality, but others criticised it for the same reasons, condemning its squalor
Seán Ó Ríordáin (1,226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Death) (1978). His later works are marked by a notable dropping of the sentimentality and romanticism of his first collection. In Brosna Ó Ríordáin examines
Something Big (film) (951 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
coat. He is the centerpiece of a fiction that occasionally recalls the sentimentality of John Ford, with mock seriousness, as well as the inane cheeriness
The Other Side of the Mountain Part 2 (570 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
directed the spinoff, was a slickly prefabricated bathtub of movie sentimentality, at the heart of which was a gallant young woman facing real handicaps
Sal's Pizza (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) (1,120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of comedy derived from women's cattiness, but Diaz's short moment of sentimentality, that women in male-dominated fields need to stick together, worked
Pestonjee (808 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gokulsing and Dissanayake write: "... there is certainly a strain of sentimentality in the film. But it is counterbalanced by the comic observations of
Lovers rock (2,091 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
there remains much to celebrate within lovers rock’s historical legacy, sentimentality has given way to tackling the more challenging question of how black
Heart and Souls (1,318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to this supernatural comedy, but many will find that it heaps on the sentimentality where its Soul should be." On Metacritic it has a score of 56% based
Bruno Stagnaro (179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feature by two young directors who dramatise with force and without sentimentality the predicament of the teenage marginals of Argentina; and Grand Prix
Torsten Billman (3,415 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sadly true. Yet it's, however always carried by compassion. Never by sentimentality. This involves a simple statement of: 'Such is man'. But from the ravaged
Michael Relph (901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ruth, The New York Times wrote, "in avoiding blatant bias, mawkish sentimentality and theatrical flamboyance, it makes a statement that is dramatic, powerful
MasterChef (American TV series) (2,283 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
emotionally charged stories." The Globe and Mail said "the contrived sentimentality of it is, frankly, vomitous" referring to the emotion in contestants'
Nocturnes, Op. 55 (Chopin) (892 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
beginning to end in a uniform manner. The monotony of the unrelieved sentimentality does not fail to make itself felt. One is seized by an ever-increasing
Devil on Horseback (242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from lack of pace, disappointing racing sequences and an overdose of sentimentality" ; but TV Guide called it a "good racetrack drama, with excellent performances
Chalumeau (1,234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at IMSLP Media related to Chalumeaux at Wikimedia Commons Delicacy, sentimentality and intimacy: the chalumeau as 'signifier' - Ingrid Elizabeth Pearson
Devil on Horseback (242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from lack of pace, disappointing racing sequences and an overdose of sentimentality" ; but TV Guide called it a "good racetrack drama, with excellent performances
The Last Night of Ballyhoo (1,136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Driving Miss Daisy . . . was a modest masterpiece of obliquely rendered sentimentality and social commentary. Here the author employs much more direct and
Chalumeau (1,234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at IMSLP Media related to Chalumeaux at Wikimedia Commons Delicacy, sentimentality and intimacy: the chalumeau as 'signifier' - Ingrid Elizabeth Pearson
Miguel Ángel Solá (581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
enamorado, la estoy pasando bien". Todo Show. "'The Last Suit' wears its sentimentality well". ""The Last Suit" a Touching Film that Captivates". 23 March 2018
Freundliche Vision (860 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
consistent with Strauss's “preference ... for fastish speeds without sentimentality.” "Freundliche Vision" has features in common with "Traum durch die
The Pursuit of Happyness (2,367 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
obstacles and solutions before its resilient hero that the volume of sentimentality and coincidence makes it feel suspect ... Neither Conrad's script nor
Ballad (3,726 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1870), "After the Ball" (1892) and "Danny Boy". The association with sentimentality led to the term "ballad" being used for slow love songs from the 1950s
The Family Man (1,221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to add anything new to the Christmas genre. Also, it sinks under its sentimentality." Metacritic reports a 42 out of 100 rating based on 28 reviews, indicating
Canadian poetry (2,177 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1936 anthology New Provinces. The "new poetry" valued intellect over sentimentality, or as some[who?] have put it, logic over human emotions. Under the
My Girl 2 (1,913 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the first film, perhaps the producers thought it depended on gentle sentimentality, in which a likable young girl deals with the loss of loved ones. As
Three Soldiers (223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to disentangle their recollections from the prevailing buncombe and sentimentality." "Main Page - ArticleWorld". Eldritchpress.org. Retrieved 14 July 2018
Don Williams (1,510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
songwriting and the assured, conversational lilt of the vocals divide the sentimentality from the sentiment." — Christgau's Record Guide: Rock Albums of the
Black Dogs (852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Literary Supplement lauded the book as "compassionate without resorting to sentimentality, clever without losing its honesty, an undisguised novel of ideas which
Amy Matilda Cassey (622 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cobb, Jasmine (Fall 2015). ""Forget Me Not": Free Black Women and Sentimentality". MELUS: Multi-Ethnic Literature of the U.S. 40: 27–42 – via Project
After the Ball (album) (678 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
delivered with care, heartfelt arrangements, and a slightly satirical sentimentality." The music critic Robert Christgau wrote, "I'd rather listen to this
Holy Man (980 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Murphy and Jeff Goldblum on the gospel of toothless satire and unearned sentimentality." Roger Ebert for the Chicago Sun Times gave it 2 out of 4 stars, calling
Introduce Yerself (800 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mr. Cohen offered something of a prayer, Mr. Downie's kind-hearted sentimentality compares more closely with the folksy manner of Neil Young's Prairie
Josephine Donovan (725 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robbins. Appeals for Compassion: The Uses of Anthropomorphism and Sentimentality in Animal Advocacy Campaigns. Ph.D. diss. Drew University, 2016. Carlo
Heroes Against Hunger (489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Against Hunger," Amazing Heroes #95 (May 15, 1986). Monaco, Steve. "Sentimentality in the Mainstream," The Comics Journal #112 (Nov. 1986), pp. 52-58.
Cello Concerto (Carter) (581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
mostly lyrical but the orchestra at times knocks the stuffing out of any sentimentality. The seven sections are continuous and the third one, marked giocoso
The Unsinkable Molly Brown (film) (1,459 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
touching, but the film itself gets trapped in two minds between satire and sentimentality. The score ... though pleasant, is rather thinly spread; but the sets
The Truce (1997 film) (514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
finds the film "a war story with little violence and virtually no sentimentality. If you're not ready for it, you might find The Truce passing before
Big Daddy (1999 film) (1,911 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
make up for Big Daddy's jarring shifts between crude humor and mawkish sentimentality." On Metacritic the film has a weighted average score of 41 out of 100
Conrack (1,037 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
teacher's character never jells...Another weakness is the glaze of sentimentality that sugars much of the narrative." A review in Variety stated "Its
Toughlove (433 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
ADOLESCENTS: [REVIEW] STEPHEN FARBER, New York Times10 June 1985: C.18. SENTIMENTALITY WATERS DOWN A WELL-MEANT MESSAGE: [REVIEW] O'Connor, John J. New York
George Kelly (playwright) (940 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
shortcomings. Uncompromising in his vision, he scrupulously avoided sentimentality and depictions of romance. Arthur Willis noted "Kelly appears to be
Orphans of the Storm (1,381 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
spectacle, "a marvellous, expensively produced mixture of melodrama and sentimentality, with duels, kidnappings, the storming of the Bastille, and Lillian
One Hundred and One Dalmatians (soundtrack) (182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
effort rich in superb action cues, it largely sidesteps the schmaltz and sentimentality that defines so much of the studio's musical output. Between the bebop-influenced
August Rush (2,186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Roger Ebert gave the movie three stars, calling it "a movie drenched in sentimentality, but it's supposed to be. The movie also came to a very sudden end,
Psychobabble (862 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 978-0-7100-0658-5. Dalrymple, Theodore (2010). Spoilt Rotten: The Toxic Cult of Sentimentality. Gibson Square Books Ltd. p. 140. ISBN 978-1-906142-61-2.
Happy Times (2000 film) (577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
O. Scott described it as "a wise, gentle and sad new comedy" whose sentimentality "reverberates discreetly underneath a rough, matter-of-fact surface"
War Memorial of Brugherio (616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
technicality of late-romantic style, conveying reality with a "restless sentimentality". The War Memorial of Brugherio is characterized by "dramatic tension"
The Troubleshooters (1,160 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a crop spray with deadly side effects. There was also no loyalty or sentimentality amongst the Mogul men – Peter Thornton, sent to the Arctic by Brian
Grand Canyon (1991 film) (1,261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
with characters this enjoyable, the message — in all its forthright sentimentality — feels earned." Film critic Roger Ebert gave the film four out of four
National Film Award for Best Anthropological/Ethnographic Film (579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
exploitation, past and present, of a small tribe, without platitudinous sentimentality. 1995 (43rd) Yelhou Jagoi Meitei Indira Gandhi National Centre for the
As Good as It Gets (1,651 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
generally negative review of the film, writing that it "gets bogged down in sentimentality, while its wheels spin futilely in life-solving overdrive." Review aggregator
Jean Ingelow (1,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of her poetry, noting her archaisms, flowery language and perceived sentimentality. These include "Lovers, and a Reflexion" by Charles Stuart Calverley
Water from the Moon (725 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Another editor, Ron Fell said the song is a "forlorn ballad of exquisite sentimentality". Christopher Smith from TalkAboutPopMusic described it as "high drama"
Darling, How Could You! (505 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
laboriously arch" and a "lusterless flapdoodle." Thompson wrote: "Ragged sentimentality and hackneyed misunderstanding march hand in hand through this tritely
Luigj Gurakuqi (901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
collection of his verse, imbued with the strong patriotic emotion and sentimentality of romantic nationalism, was published posthumously in the 94-page Vjersha
42nd National Film Awards (387 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
exploitation, past and present, of a small tribe, without platitudinous sentimentality. Best Arts / Cultural Film Painting In Time English Producer: Topshots
My Old Man (Zac Brown Band song) (565 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
capture deep and difficult feelings without descending into maudlin sentimentality. I think he gets at an essential truth about losing a parent. In one
Tony Goldwyn (1,386 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2018. Rich, Katey. "Interview: Conviction Director Tony Goldwyn Hates Sentimentality". Cinemablend. Retrieved October 16, 2018. Robbins, Stephanie (March
Trash (2014 film) (682 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
finds feel-good cinema in real-life squalor without resorting to cheap sentimentality." On Metacritic, the film holds a score of 50 out of 100, based on 18
Family Album (play) (1,449 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
uncomfortable manner, from sadness to fooling, from fooling to sentimentality, and from sentimentality to high jinks with the butler." Coward himself called it
The Little Orphan (1,252 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
character of Nibbles in The Little Orphan as an example of the growing sentimentality seen in Tom and Jerry in the late 1940s, as manifested in the character's
I've Dreamed of You (330 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Another editor deemed it a "dreamy love song" with lyrics that "drool sentimentality and dedication". The New York Times called it a "confectionary love
The Man Who Loved Children (585 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
penetrating, Stead reveals, among other things, the danger of unchecked sentimentality in relationships and in political thought. In his 1965 introduction
Stroszek (1,706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
distant way it reminds me of Easy Rider, but it's an Easy Rider without sentimentality or political paranoia. It's terrifically, spontaneously funny and, just
Homer's Night Out (1,136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Homer really does love Marge a lot without having to blatantly stamp sentimentality all over it. The episode is strange, goofy and fun." Colin Jacobson
The Miracle Worker (1962 film) (1,143 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
directed and intelligently written melodrama, Penn manages to avoid sentimentality or even undue optimism about the value of Helen's education, and the
Terje Vigen (994 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
" "Among Ibsen's writings Terje Vigen is unique as a piece of pure sentimentality carried right through without one divagation into irony or pungency
Don't Cry, It's Only Thunder (412 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
people. The film was shot in the Philippines. It was criticized for sentimentality, but overall received good critical reviews. Nevertheless, it was a
The Bobo (1,019 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dangerous moment, with the pitfall of pretentiousness yawning on one side, sentimentality on the other and all the psychological hazards of overreaching buzzing
King of the Children (233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Padre Padrone, but Chen's film is completely free of flabby humanist sentimentality. [...] By Chinese standards, this is film-making brave to the point
Part 2, Sounder (291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(October 14, 1976). "Film: A Sequel:'Sounder Part 2' Is Gloomy and Full of Sentimentality". The New York Times. Retrieved May 25, 2017. Moorehead, Jim (30 October
Sozusagen grundlos vergnügt (419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
her to Heinrich Heine; she had a similar sense of irony, preventing sentimentality. Her poems were published in the newspapers Vossische Zeitung and Berliner
Decision Before Dawn (1,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
agit-prop, it does convey its humanist anti-war message, without the usual sentimentality." 'Top Box-Office Hits of 1952', Variety, January 7, 1953 "Decision
Lloyd's of London (film) (1,415 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
mildly positive review, characterizing it as "a fairly astute piece of sentimentality which occasionally overreaches itself". Greene's chief complaint was
Elizabeth Wooster Stuart Phelps (1,585 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
beginning of the transition in American women's writing from domestic sentimentality to regional realism" and was "among the earliest depicters of the New
Constellation (film) (460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Constellation lacks dramatic fireworks and eventually falls into TV-movie sentimentality." However, the Los Angeles Times said in its review that the film was
Ghost on the Canvas (1,448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Boston Globe considers the album "gorgeous and charming", but finds the sentimentality "overshadows Campbell's emotional and musical growth." Mick Brown of
Belorussian Station (663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Smirnov chose Anatoly Papanov, who surprisingly combined softness and sentimentality with brutality and power. Direction of Mosfilm approved Inna Makarova
Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin (1,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cineuropa.org Shawley, Pippa (July/August 2019). Werner Herzog: TV sentimentality is rampant, I can't stand it. Royal Television Society. Harvey, Chris
Bino Realuyo (1,766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
New York Times Book Review, "Realuyo’s lucid prose, unencumbered by sentimentality or hindsight, lends freshness to the conflicts of his somewhat familiar
My Old Man (short story) (1,305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Despite the childlike tone of the narrative, which often displays sentimentality or nostalgia for the boy's father, Joe is fully aware of the intent
The Ghostway (2,210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Window Rock, AZ Kirkus Reviews finds this novel has some pockets of sentimentality, but keeps the crucial features of the novel in compelling balance:
Hélène (opera) (595 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the music made it "sound at times like a parody of nineteenth-century sentimentality". Paris, a Trojan prince, comes to Sparta to marry Helen, whom he had
The Destiny of Nations (1,652 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an abundance of personification, forced diction, contrived rhymes, sentimentality, and lack of unity. within the greater context of the Romantic point
A Man and a Woman (album) (209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
stereotype of European elegance, exuding a certain charm despite its overt sentimentality". All compositions by Francis Lai "Stronger Than Us" - 4:43 "Today It's
Mabel Osgood Wright (1,076 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Manhattan and New England and emotionally to scenes of domestic piety and sentimentality. But her observations of changing social patterns (the "new magnates"
Here on Earth (film) (780 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sobieski for her performance. Roger Ebert criticized the film for its sentimentality. Paul Cullum of L.A. Weekly called the film "Complete and utter horseshit
Sidney Hook (3,444 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(November 24, 1958) Lecture by Sidney Hook on "Freedom, Determinism and Sentimentality" (annual Horace M. Kallen Lectureship) (November 21, 1957) American
The Postman (film) (1,919 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Stephen Holden of The New York Times criticized the movie for its "bogus sentimentality" and "mawkish jingoism". Roger Ebert described The Postman as a failed
Katherine Stieglitz (1,256 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
there because they belong to it. His sentiment, never degenerating into sentimentality, is always wholesome and sincere, and his pictures have the added charm
Great Expectations (1974 film) (654 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Expectations, criticised the film for its tendency to give way to "clichés of sentimentality" and assured the director, who had expressed a hope that people would
Sydney Long (721 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
McCubbin showed the Bush as a place of work and struggle (and occasional sentimentality), Long's painting of young naked bathers is hedonistic and charged with
Poor Cow (1,167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"suffuses the material in a cheery glow of lyricism that often verges on sentimentality." Writing in The Guardian, Richard Roud criticised the film as "downright
Nikola Nalješković (1,236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
spirituality, laughter and isolation, realism and sensualism, rationalism and sentimentality, death and joy. Nalješković's works were printed in 1873 and 1876 in
Rachel (play) (1,413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
critics focus on the realism in Grimké's play, other find the extreme sentimentality more akin to the genre of melodrama. Grimké's biographer Gloria T. Hull
Symphony No. 3 (Zwilich) (481 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
apiece." Annette Morreau of BBC Music Magazine dismissed the piece as "sentimentality without guts," adding, "Her bland music is perfect for America's numerous
Boneclouds (291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of his fret work." Paste lamented Jennings's "penchant for Hallmark sentimentality and easy rhymes." "Be Here Now" – 3:48 "Gentlest Hammer" – 3:14 "If
The Constant Nymph (play) (668 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
satisfactory and satisfying dramatisation of a novel … there is not a trace of sentimentality". Gielgud had an enforceable contractual claim to the role, but Dean
List of poetry groups and movements (1,808 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
meaning. They were hostile to "plain meanings, declamations, false sentimentality and matter-of-fact description". Modernist poetry is a broad term for
Ang Larawan (1,746 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pageant of taste and manner. What it lacks in subtlety in its garish sentimentality for a foregone age, it makes up for generosity and vivid earnestness
Dunkirk (2017 film) (10,210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
impressionist masterpiece" that was "deeply moving" but without "manufactured sentimentality or false heroics". He also praised the score, which "enormously strengthens
All the Young Dudes (2,317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
songs which hymn the solidarity of the disaffected without distress or sentimentality". Bowie himself once claimed that the song was not intended to be an
The Cure (1995 film) (2,070 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
instruments sweetly capture the innocence of childhood without the traffic of sentimentality." Grusin's unusual gift for evoking particular moments in place and
Americanization (2,792 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1993 Hendershot, Robert M. Family Spats: Perception, Illusion, and Sentimentality in the Anglo-American Special Relationship (2008) Hilger, Susanne: The
My Magic (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Reporter called it a "one trick pony" that engages in schadenfreude and sentimentality instead of living up to the premise's possibilities as a heartbreaking
Thunder of Silence (723 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the terms of a paperbacked women's novelette" with "sticky flood of sentimentality" and "naive philosophising" but thought Million "did very well to give
Misty (Pokémon) (1,973 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"unusually 'complete' girl of the cartoon world", noting both her feminine sentimentality and her "explosive rage". Anime Classics Zettai!: 100 Must-See Japanese
Tonka of the Gallows (585 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
personality has always allowed him to avoid the traps set by convention and sentimentality." Only the French version survived to this day. From the Czech version
Francesco Furini (690 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
use of disrobed females is discordant with his excessive religious sentimentality, and his polished stylization and poses are at odds with his aim of
The Pianist (2002 film) (2,647 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in the war's last days, with a music-loving German officer, "courted sentimentality by associating the love of art with moral decency, an equation the Nazis
Agnetha Fältskog (4,886 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
justice to the likes of "Sealed with a Kiss", it's her. The soaring sentimentality evokes Cilla Black and Sandie Shaw in their mini-skirted pomp, and I
It Started in Paradise (856 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
prompted more by loyalty to one whom she loves at the company than any sentimentality for Martha. Her own designs are acclaimed innovative and contemporary
Ken Hughes (1,516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
box-office, it received a negative response from critics who objected to its sentimentality. It was a project he did not enjoy working on. "The film made a lot
The Dancers of Arun (211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
description; the love story awkwardly combines homosexual incest and drenching sentimentality; and Lynn's prose style is laconic to the point of numbness. A gifted
Francesco Furini (690 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
use of disrobed females is discordant with his excessive religious sentimentality, and his polished stylization and poses are at odds with his aim of
Queens (film) (625 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
critics. Andre Soares of Alt Film Guide notes "cheesy commercialism and sentimentality aside, Reinas boasts a couple of first-rate performances" and it "delivers
Vladimir Gandelsman (677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1950s-1960s, based on childhood memories, but completely free from sentimentality, as well as poems, the central motive of which is the restoration of
Kid (Pretenders song) (893 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
vulnerability." Considine also praises how the band adds "soul" to the song's "sentimentality." According to Mason, the Pretenders' later single "Show Me" was partially
Run (novel) (514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
pale; but as a metaphoric representation of growth it transcends its sentimentality." Andrew O'Hagan said in Publishers Weekly: " ... the book is lovely
1886 in poetry (1,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
announces that Symbolism is hostile to "plain meanings, declamations, false sentimentality and matter-of-fact description," and that its goal instead is to "clothe
Three Men and a Baby (2,032 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
leads, who play nicely against type – although forced plot elements and sentimentality at times dampen the fun." Metacritic gave the film a score of 61 based
Leonardo Leo (829 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
masterly and dignified, logical rather than passionate, and free from the sentimentality which is present in the work of Francesco Durante and Giovanni Battista
The Clan of the Cave Bear (film) (1,327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the picture-postcard photography, tacky mysticism and shaggy-browed sentimentality. But Ayla is unafraid, for she knows there are five more books to go
Pizza, Beer, and Cigarettes (1,029 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feature by two young directors who dramatize with force and without sentimentality the predicament of the teenage marginals of Argentina; and Grand Prix;
And It Stoned Me (581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
understated remembrance" of that experience, with "no pat moralizing or sentimentality." During this song Morrison sings: "...Stoned me just like Jelly Roll
The Little Mermaid (3,674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
argue that this disjointed ending was not the result of Andersen's sentimentality and religious beliefs, which have been attributed to his choice to stray
Les Aventures de Télémaque (1,550 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feelings; it helped shape and popularize them. From its wellspring of sentimentality, a river of tenderly shed tears would flow straight through the eighteenth
Liberty Kid (498 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
optimistic conclusion also strikes a welcome note without falling into sentimentality. Bilge Ebiri, of The Nerve, said that a lesser director would have played
Marriage Story (3,579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
about class rivalry clouded by a sex-and-cinema surface. The obnoxious sentimentality of Marriage Story forces a filmmaker's self-righteousness on us ...
Run Wild, Run Free (491 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a largely uncomprehending world, it has enough honesty and genuine sentimentality to move mere grown-ups too." Roger Ebert of the Chicago Sun-Times gave
Anesthesia (2015 film) (811 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
praised the performances: "Writer-director Tim Blake Nelson avoids sentimentality in a contemporary drama suffused with anger and vitality" and "It is
Cal Tjader Plays Harold Arlen (825 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
spice to the latter part of the program, even as they heighten the sentimentality factor in some respects. Contemporaneous reviews likewise highlighted
Counter-Maniera (1,604 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
some relaxation of the austerity of earlier periods, and sometimes to sentimentality. The term counter-maniera is not usually applied to the more radical
The Notebook (3,941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
website's critics consensus reads, "It's hard not to admire its unabashed sentimentality, but The Notebook is too clumsily manipulative to rise above its melodramatic
Shine (Luna Sea album) (931 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1994's Mother, and referred to it as "hard rock without the machismo, sentimentality without the sappiness, and melody without the one-dimensional attitude
Emoh Ruo (429 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Papers Christine Cremen says "With its lively combination of satire, sentimentality, near-tragedy and pratfall farce, Emoh Ruo resembles one of the better
May Sarton (1,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
portray a homosexual who is neither pitiable nor disgusting, without sentimentality ..." After the book's release, many of Sarton's works began to be studied
Veronica Guerin (film) (1,728 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
up why she's willing to sacrifice all ... Aside from one lapse into sentimentality ... Joel Schumacher has crafted a smart, brisk thriller. More than that
Nina, the Flower Girl (638 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
film received mediocre to negative reviews. In particular, its blatant sentimentality was poorly received. Bessie Love's performance was very well-reviewed
Hope Floats (1,622 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Hope Floats sinks under a deluge of melodramatic turns and syrupy sentimentality, although Sandra Bullock remains a winning star." Mick LaSalle of the
Go (2001 film) (1,417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
his father, stating that the second generation of Zainichi, with its sentimentality and powerlessness, has caused the Zainichi much grief and difficulty
The Interlopers (novel) (992 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
dead, who'd once meant a good deal to me — but this was no time for sentimentality." Other standard features in many of the Helm books play their roles
Pandi Oliperukki Nilayam (334 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that "Pandi Oli Perukki Nilayam might not be consistently bathed in sentimentality but the melodrama makes up for its late arrival by being one-hundred-percent
Breakfast of Champions (2,036 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sentence structure, part of Vonnegut's signature style. Likewise, irony, sentimentality, black humor, and didacticism are prevalent throughout the work. Like
August Wilhelm Iffland (569 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fond of domestic life, but too much given the utterance of commonplace sentimentality. His best-known plays are Die Jäger, Dienstpflicht, Die Advokaten, Die
Pelle the Conqueror (1,960 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
beautiful Danish terrain." Time Out wrote "Despite occasional lapses into sentimentality, the film is saved by its performances and its uncluttered depiction
Robert C. Morgan (1,110 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Editions, 2005 Anthologies and monographs "Asparagus and Chrysanthemums = Sentimentality and Power," in Muntadas and D'Agostino, eds., The Un/Necessary Image
Stray Dog (film) (1,200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
with Yusa's situation, to which Satō replies that he will lose such sentimentality as he arrests more people and that he should focus on getting ready
Altar candle (1,818 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Candelabra as substitutes for the two single candles are a Protestant sentimentality. The Epistle candle is lighted first; the Gospel candle last; they are
Parvin E'tesami (985 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eʿteṣāmī (died 1940) are regarded as near classics, despite a trace of sentimentality in their sympathetic treatment of the poor. Poetry of Parvin Etesami
Getting Away with Murder (film) (657 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
man and Tomlin's uncompromising performance is refreshingly devoid of sentimentality. Yet their best efforts are wasted in a movie that aspires to make audiences
Notes on a Scandal (film) (1,510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of view that is somewhat gimlet-eyed and offered with absolutely no sentimentality whatsoever." The reviewer also identified the film as a "study in the
No One Is Alone (song) (1,526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
claiming that the song has the potential to come across as "unearned sentimentality", Vanity thought the crew of the original stage version managed to turn
The Journey of Natty Gann (1,169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Depression-era life, while occasionally lamenting its pace and level of sentimentality. At the Young Artist Awards, Salenger won for Best Leading Young Actress
Kraken (comics) (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and feature concentrated violence, claustrophobic settings and little sentimentality. There are also occasional appearances of characters who bear resemblance
Harakiri (1962 film) (2,328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Japanese films of all time. Audie Bock wrote: "Harakiri avoids the sentimentality of some of his earlier films, such as The Human Condition, through a
Everyone's Hero (2,235 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chronicle primarily criticized Everyone's Hero for focusing too much on sentimentality over entertaining moments. Tasha Robinson of The A.V. Club opined the
Make Poverty History (2,634 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
May 2005 Dalrymple, Theodore (2010). Spoilt Rotten: The Toxic Cult of Sentimentality. Gibson Square Books Ltd. p. 225. ISBN 978-1-906142-61-2. Dambisa Moyo
I've Loved You So Long (1,857 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
potentially problematic mixture of tones, as it veers between foreboding and sentimentality. A. O. Scott of the New York Times said, "Mr. Claudel’s practice of
Daisy Osborn (324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from the 1930s, influenced in part by her interest in Theosophy. The sentimentality of her illustration work stands in stark contrast to the crisp contours
Million Dollar Arm (2,437 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duralde of The Wrap criticized the film's predictability and excessive sentimentality. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences placed Million Dollar
Kraken (comics) (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and feature concentrated violence, claustrophobic settings and little sentimentality. There are also occasional appearances of characters who bear resemblance
Our Town (2,900 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was rarely done right, insisting that it "should be performed without sentimentality or ponderousness--simply, dryly, and sincerely."[citation needed] Our
Elf Life (685 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
who alternates bursts of violent insanity with periods of sickening sentimentality, and the buxom mermaid queen Leukothea. The web site also incorporates
Daisy Osborn (324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from the 1930s, influenced in part by her interest in Theosophy. The sentimentality of her illustration work stands in stark contrast to the crisp contours
Dandelion Wine (1,721 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
this tension, in diving with arms spread into the glutinous pool of sentimentality that has always been waiting for him, Bradbury has renounced the one
Free Willy (2,236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the heartstrings skillfully enough to leap above the rising tide of sentimentality that threatens to drown its formulaic family-friendly story." The film
Claudia L. Johnson (288 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Novel (Chicago, 1988) and Equivocal Beings: Politics, Gender and Sentimentality in the 1790s (Chicago, 1995). She also edited The Cambridge Companion
Johan Ludvig Heiberg (poet) (1,012 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
satire on the eccentricities of the Romantic writers, especially on the sentimentality of Ingemann. These works attracted attention at a time when Baggesen
A Ladder to Heaven (739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
episode's audio commentary that he felt Jackson was "cashing in on the sentimentality of [remembering the 9/11 attacks]. "A Ladder to Heaven", along with
A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (6,600 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the leading feature of her age, and as the grievous consequence of sentimentality itself. The problem undermining society in her view is feminized men"
Youth (2015 film) (1,753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Guardian said it "has a wan eloquence and elegance, though freighted with sentimentality and a strangely unearned and uninteresting macho-geriatric regret for
Red Dog (film) (2,024 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
achieved much of what Spielberg's film was aiming at, with much less sentimentality, anthropomorphism and self-importance, more laughs and with an hour's
Harry Patch (In Memory Of) (2,171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Richardson would further defend the song from charges of excessive sentimentality and attributes the song's emotional success to its severe subject, death:
Georges Barrère (919 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
probably irreplaceable. He discouraged excessive expression, vibrato and sentimentality. Barrère experienced an immediate improvement which was noted by his
Summer Magic (film) (1,633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
is slim but producer Disney and director James Neilson have worked sentimentality and humor into a nice blend". Richard L. Coe of The Washington Post
Sabrina Fair (624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
finds herself drawn to Linus Larrabee, whose intelligence, lack of sentimentality, and knowledge of the world stimulates her. She, out of all the Larabees
Tarka the Otter (1,231 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of his generation". His writing is also characterised by a lack of sentimentality about the animals it describes; Williamson is generally careful to avoid
In America (film) (2,226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of [its] elements . . . seem to promise a sticky bath of shameless sentimentality. But instead, thanks to Jim Sheridan's graceful, scrupulously sincere
Teachings of Falun Gong (8,335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
attachment to sentimentality or qing (情). In Lecture Four of Zhuan Falun Li says that human beings can be human on account of sentimentality, and they live
Eisenhower National Historic Site (1,540 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to use everything they always had in storage, and decorated more for sentimentality than for aesthetics. Cattle were raised at the farm. Eisenhower would
(You're) Having My Baby (1,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
its commercial success, the song has been criticized for its maudlin sentimentality and perceived sexist undertones, and has appeared in many "worst songs"
Saving Hope (2,260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a demi-tear or two, but with absolutely no authenticity. The sloppy sentimentality is cheap and unearned." In September 2014, the U.S. television network
Serial comma (5,027 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Items in a series may be separated by commas: Complacency, urbanity, sentimentality, whimsicality They may also be linked by co-ordinating conjunctions
Christopher Cross (album) (1,039 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
song quality and Cross's skillful musicianship: "Yes, he does favor sentimentality and can be very sweet on the ballads, but his melodicism is rich and
The Single Moms Club (1,831 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
found Perry's filmmaking to be blunt and unsubtle with its "canned sentimentality, lazy stereotypes, and easy uplift." Nicolas Rapold of The New York
Always (1989 film) (1,817 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
consensus reads, "Its central romance takes occasional dives into excessive sentimentality, but Always otherwise flies high thanks to director Steven Spielberg's
Lilac Time (film) (1,237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
out as one of the most sentimental ..." The same comment about the sentimentality of Lilac Time is echoed by aviation film historian Michael Paris in
Albert Chevalier (2,705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
according to the biographer Simon Featherstone, its by then "dated sentimentality". The play ran for over a year and Chevalier completed his last performance
Pietro Nardini (564 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
difficulties." His compositions are marked by vivacity, grace, and sweet sentimentality, but he has neither the depth of feeling, the grand pathos, nor the
The Search (2014 film) (1,408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
earnest rejection of violence against all actors in a war, into naive sentimentality. Bradshaw did commend Hazanavicius for reminding the west and the European
Ein bißchen Frieden (868 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Ein bißchen Krieg" ("A Bit Of War") as a response to the supposed sentimentality of the song.[citation needed] Nicole Seibert discography "Credits".
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flavours really do give Sanctuary three dimensions, if not more. Bradley's sentimentality is offset by Joe Haldeman's cynicism, Lynn Abbey's poignant mystery
Scaramouche (1923 film) (1,014 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
them to let them go for his sake. The masses respond with extravagant sentimentality, and the trio are allowed to leave Paris. Lloyd Ingraham as Quintin
Delivery Man (film) (1,240 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
film a negative review, stating that "Delivery Man offers comedy and sentimentality in equal doses and, unfortunately, equal efficacy—the jokes, the characters
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in which she observes, "Mieko Kawakami writes with a bracing lack of sentimentality, particularly when describing the lives of women." Kawakami's writing
Ice Castles (1,271 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the performances of Dewhurst and Skerrit. Roger Ebert disliked the sentimentality of the movie, writing: Call me Scrooge; stories like this make me cringe
Diner (1982 film) (1,776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Diner transports audiences back to the 1950s with a refreshing lack of sentimentality, evoking the thrill of everyday life with its ensemble's potent chemistry
Adrián Caetano (735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feature by two young directors who dramatise with force and without sentimentality the predicament of the teenage marginals of Argentina; and Grand Prix
The Time of the Ghost (850 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
beautiful young woman. She is the least emotional, and has little time for sentimentality, but she is often prone to being aggressive, particularly in the mornings
Me, Natalie (992 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vincent Canby called the film "an artificial mess of wisecracks and sentimentality" and added, "Locales and a gummy musical score by Henry Mancini and
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are needlessly inept, the boy provides a misplaced element of creaky sentimentality, and the goons debase the hallowed cinema ground of petty crime."Entertainment
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the novella as having "the feel of a small epic yet never lapses into sentimentality or melodrama". Noting the author's social background before the Cultural
Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont (novel) (1,395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
reviewer noted the "fastidious distance" with which Taylor avoided sentimentality in her descriptions of the lonely hotel residents. The Times singled
In the Gloaming (film) (735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
subtle and moving of actresses...and Mr. Leonard skillfully avoids easy sentimentality to create an admirably steel-edged portrait". The Hartford Courant said
Sheila Levine Is Dead and Living in New York (950 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sounded, the original jokey tone was far preferable to this humorless sentimentality." Pauline Kael of The New Yorker declared "A confused, part-liberated
Plant symbolism (187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wormwood Absence, bitter sorrow Yarrow Healing, inspiration Ylang-Ylang Never-ending love Zinnia Thinking of you; remembering absent friends, sentimentality
Wilhelm Leibl (985 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
where he depicted the local peasants in everyday scenes devoid of sentimentality or anecdote. The sketchlike quality of his earlier paintings was replaced
(Love) Compared with You (1,460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
that manages to be touching and heartfelt without lapsing into sappy sentimentality". Guarisco spoke of the song again in a review of the 1987 Greatest
Two If by Sea (515 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are needlessly inept, the boy provides a misplaced element of creaky sentimentality, and the goons debase the hallowed cinema ground of petty crime."Entertainment
(Love) Compared with You (1,460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
that manages to be touching and heartfelt without lapsing into sappy sentimentality". Guarisco spoke of the song again in a review of the 1987 Greatest
Billy Bathgate (1,339 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
And for one interpreter, at least, the entire plot was grounded in sentimentality, "pure and defiant daydream" based on pulp fiction, its deficiency disguised
Where You At (Jennifer Hudson song) (873 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
singer's personal grace and her artistic instincts that she avoids easy sentimentality, dressing down a lover on R. Kelly-written single Where You At..." Kevin
Plain Truth (novel) (925 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
task for herself in 'Plain Truth', but she pulls it off - avoiding sentimentality and even maintaining the cultural tension and thriller-like guessing
PK (film) (8,501 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Verma of the same publication called the film "a mixed bag of spunk and sentimentality", while still giving it 3.5 out of 5 stars. Rohit Vats of Hindustan
Dois Quartos (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
allmusic, saying that the album brings in its 24 songs, a strong style and sentimentality in the instrumental music. He also says that "Dois Quartos" is a highlight
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Catholic Art Quarterly, volume 14, number 2. 1951. Edward M. Catich. "Sentimentality in Christian Art" The Furrow 10 (1959) Edward M. Catich. Letters Redrawn
The More the Merrier (1,681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ease". Time Out Film Guide notes, "Despite a belated drift towards sentimentality, this remains a refreshingly intimate movie." It has a 94% fresh rating
John Rutter (2,740 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is neither quite classical nor pop, and which tends towards mawkish sentimentality in his sugarily-harmonised and orchestrated melodies." The Guardian
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Register, "for examining in a clear, indignant voice, free of cliché or sentimentality, the damaging consequences for poor Iowa residents of privatizing the
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doubtless well fitted to the taste of Mendelssohn's time, and a Victorian sentimentality also seems detectable in places. Among the episodes is the resurrection
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Pratim D. Gupta of The Telegraph said that "Nimrat strips off all the sentimentality to attach dignity and grace to the character. This one's a sparkling
Der Messias (Klopstock) (614 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
dogmatism, his effeminate and morbid tenderness, and his religious sentimentality. These criticisms were later confirmed by Lessing, although in a milder
Penny Serenade (1,631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rightly Oscar-nominated for a superb, subtly-shaded portrayal that keeps sentimentality at bay". Bosley Crowther, in a somewhat ambivalent review, concludes
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contemporary taste, he could not conceive of it other than as dressed in sentimentality. As an artist employed by the State, he exercised considerable influence
Shanks (film) (1,304 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
awkward acting became a chore to watch as the film veered between comedy, sentimentality and unease. Shanks just had too slight of a story and it was too poorly
Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood (4,648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
those of Millais, have been criticised for descending into popular sentimentality. Also influenced by Millais was James Archer (1823–1904), whose work
Children of Hiroshima (1,086 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its "coupling of the most lifelike naturalism with truly excessive sentimentality", but emphasized that "it showed the aftermath of the bomb without any
Provoked (film) (1,916 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
direction."[citation needed] BBC gave three stars said, "Provoked avoids sentimentality and illustrates how one woman's bravery helped fuel a nationwide crusade
Fullmetal Alchemist (TV series) (3,114 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
animefringe.com saying that the show's themes "are held hostage by… excessive sentimentality". She criticized the ending, saying that "no character has changed from
Flashman and the Tiger (1,089 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is Flashman's nineteen-year-old granddaughter. With uncharacteristic sentimentality Flashman is prepared to spend much of his fortune in preserving "Selly's"
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regularly to teach in Maitland. His playing was regarded as avoiding sentimentality, and in a style that sought to match the composer's intentions. He continued
Ambrogio Bergognone (664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
without something that reminds us of northern art in their Teutonic sentimentality as well as their fidelity of portraiture; the conflict of his instinctive
The Red Wheelbarrow (1,507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and penned those words. I remember well the sneer associated with sentimentality in the university English classes of the early 70s. William Carlos Williams'
Clockers (novel) (1,089 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
rich in unexpected pleasure, with Price generally avoiding melodrama, sentimentality, and stereotype to portray a harsh world with cleareyed compassion."
The Desert Bride (2017 film) (317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
road movie of sorts" and added that "it steers clear of melodrama or sentimentality, but it also never risks hitting anything". Guy Lodge of Variety called
A Man Called Ove (1,945 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
flinty performance in the title role — keep it from succumbing to excess sentimentality." On Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating to reviews, the film
Magkakabaung (431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
International Film Festival, as "an emotionally rich journey that is free of sentimentality. By slowly and confidently unveiling a hero we believe in, we encounter
Hesher (film) (1,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
consensus stating "It has a dark sense of humor and a refreshing lack of sentimentality, but like its title character, Hesher isn't really interested in going
Celine Dion (19,305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and is marked by excessive sentimentality. According to Keith Harris of Rolling Stone magazine, "[Dion's] sentimentality is bombastic and defiant rather
Scrooge (1970 film) (2,052 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
which conveys, but does not force, all the inherent warmth, humor and sentimentality to both younger and audiences". Vincent Canby of The New York Times
Don't Forget My Little Traudel (618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its release. Antonin and Miera Liehm called the film "a tale of cheap sentimentality". Joshua Feinstein wrote that "the director was certainly not above
The War (1994 film) (1,259 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
middle-aged bulk — hey, the guy looks great). And in a plot heavy with sentimentality, he maintains a light touch,' as well as to Wood, but complained that
Around the Bend (845 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the most derivative route to get there, veering off course into trite sentimentality." On Metacritic, Around the Bend holds 46 out of a 100 rank based on
Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning) (2,278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
episode's audio commentary that he felt Jackson was "cashing in on the sentimentality of [remembering the 9/11 attacks]." Later in 2002, "Where Were You"
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wrote that Malchik's story typifies the "peculiar mix of cruelty and sentimentality present in our approach to domesticated animals, particularly dogs."
Fortunate Son (novel) (591 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
stands confidently on the social borderline. His lucid style resists sentimentality while constantly offering fresh insights into the mind-set of complex
Epistle to the Colossians (2,720 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wisdom and knowledge that their love might be principled love and not sentimentality. "Christ in you is your hope of glory!".[tone] "Christ in you, the hope
Office Christmas Party (1,822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ultimately proves roughly as disappointing as its clichéd gags and forced sentimentality." On Metacritic, the film had a weighted average score of 42 out of
Limelight (1952 film) (2,302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
minutes too long; there are moments when sentiment slips over into sentimentality. The weaknesses are slight and insignificant. The qualities of Limelight —
Sam Wood (10,496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
his restraint in telling the story convincingly without lapsing into sentimentality. Actress Greer Garson made her Hollywood debut with Goodbye, Mr. Chips
Ru Zhijuan (611 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1958 short story "Lilies" was criticized by some for its "bourgeois sentimentality" but became popular after it was praised by Minister of Culture and
Fallen Angels (Bob Dylan album) (2,197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
like last year's Shadows in the Night, teases out threads of Sinatra sentimentality — Frank recorded nearly all the songs on both discs — and winds them
1994 in Italian television (766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reconcile couples in crisis; the show, ravaged by critics for its blatant sentimentality, gets the same an extraordinary public success. 6 March - Renegade (Italia
Brother Bear 2 (1,523 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and sensitivity were replaced by cliches, ridiculous story and cheap sentimentality." Reel Film Reviews said "There's little doubt that Brother Bear 2,
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features", and wrote that "Etaix has just enough astringency to keep sentimentality at bay, and his mastery of the sight gag amply justifies Jerry Lewis'
The Big Street (1,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vernacular, but occasionally spoils it all by wallowing in unnecessary sentimentality" and added "Ball, in a rare straight role, is stunning." Turner Home
Karl Böhm (1,837 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
direct, fresh, energetic and authoritative, avoiding touches of romantic sentimentality or self-indulgent virtuoso mannerisms ... He was widely admired for
1994 in Italian television (766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reconcile couples in crisis; the show, ravaged by critics for its blatant sentimentality, gets the same an extraordinary public success. 6 March - Renegade (Italia
Yo Yo (612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
features", and wrote that "Etaix has just enough astringency to keep sentimentality at bay, and his mastery of the sight gag amply justifies Jerry Lewis'
The Wrath of Con (1,385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Veronica Mars routinely plumbs emotional depths while avoiding cringey sentimentality. Veronica’s relationship with her dad and her BFF-ship with Wallace
Just Before I Go (928 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
along a wobbly line between salacious comic nastiness and nauseating sentimentality" without properly integrating them into a cohesive whole. Joe Neumaier
Nicky Jam (3,775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
been noted for both eliciting a party atmosphere and embracing overt sentimentality. His career began in the mid-1990s, when reggaeton was in its beginning
Ronald Lockley (1,526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"It was a rigorously factual work with none of the anthropomorphic sentimentality that infused Watership with its charm, but it bristled with insights
Eileen Battersby (733 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
criticisms I’d now have – it’s overwritten, an explosion of similes, sentimentality, overdeterministic plotting. She let rip, but you felt it was coming
Robinson Crusoe on Mars (2,154 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
intelligently imaginative sci-fi ... most remarkably (director) Haskin avoids sentimentality when dealing with the monkey, such is the assured sensitivity of the
The Good Doctor (TV series) (7,466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
whiz-bang medical science, a dash of intra-staff romance and shameless sentimentality." Discussing the main characters Shaun and Dr. Aaron Glassman (Richard
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also seemed to wish to avoid obvious self-revelation and any hint of sentimentality. Lorca's reaction in a postcard to Guillén written on 27 December 1928
The Finale (Everybody Loves Raymond) (1,167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
comedy," also stating no other Raymond episode had the same level of sentimentality. Owen, Bob (January 20, 2005).'Everybody Loves Raymond' to forgo extended
Middlebrow (1,705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"infinitely subtler than Midcult. It is post- rather than pre-ironic, its sentimentality hidden by a veil of cool. It is edgy, clever, knowing, stylish, and
Elegy (play) (374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
lightning-riven oak tree that's periodically engulfed by fog. Never resorting to sentimentality or melodrama, this is an emotionally gruelling but richly rewarding
Love Actually (5,228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chronicle opined "[it] abandons any pretext of sophistication for gloppy sentimentality, sugary pop songs and bawdy humor – an approach that works about half
Lucy Caldwell (1,171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Girl From Mars is moving and emotionally taut. It veers away from sentimentality and felt personal and believable. The structure is complex – combining
Planes, Trains and Automobiles (2,830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of their very best roles." While some reviewers were critical of the sentimentality and silliness seen in the movie, which affected the ability to convey
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2,307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wrote: "Offers a largely satisfying mix of broad slapstick, seriocomic sentimentality and mostly amusing satirical thrusts at easy targets." Sheri Linden
Prélude de la porte héroïque du ciel (1,166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and 19th Century Fin de siècle Paris as "an ironic study of religious sentimentality." As with Satie's other theatrical works of his mystic phase, the Prélude
Senge Motomaro (197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and describe everyday events and scenes, without resort to excessive sentimentality. His anthology, Jibun wa mita (“I Saw”, 1918), contains the poem Kuruma
Number Eight (Battlestar Galactica) (2,088 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Galactica. She escapes with the help of Tyrol, who is motivated by sentimentality. "Did Boomer really love the Chief? That’s an interesting question and
Ole Hanson (1,460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bolshevism, communism, syndicalism, IWWism! Nauseated by the sickly sentimentality of those who would conciliate, pander, and encourage all who would destroy
New Objectivity (2,877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
collective". New Objectivity in music, as in the visual arts, rejected the sentimentality of late Romanticism and the emotional agitation of expressionism. Composer
An Old Man's Sin (452 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
difficult life and makes him a sympathetic character without using any sentimentality. The critic M. de Pule said of Pisemsky in a review of An Old Man's
The Sirens of Titan (2,613 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sentence structure, part of Vonnegut's signature style. Likewise, irony, sentimentality, black humor, and didacticism, are prevalent throughout the novel. According
John Henry (2020 film) (1,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
BJ, who reluctantly helps translate her story. Although BJ mocks his sentimentality, John offers to help her. Eventually, Emilio arrives at John's house
Oh Brother, Where Art Thou? (1,909 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
his 'common man' prospective in building a car. Once again, Homer's sentimentality comes through." Total Film's Nathan Ditum ranked DeVito's performance
Quempas (269 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
carols. In order to revive the Quempas singing tradition and fight the sentimentality of 19th-century Christmas carols, Wilhelm Thomas [de] and Konrad Ameln
Back to Burgundy (738 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
If you do, too, you will forgive the slightly clunky plot and some sentimentality. It's very French in style, and it gets under the skin of Burgundy."
Taj Mahal (musician) (4,149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(October 14, 1976). "Film: A Sequel:'Sounder Part 2' Is Gloomy and Full of Sentimentality". The New York Times. Retrieved May 25, 2017. "Taj Mahal and the Hula
The Day Emily Married (582 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wandering melody. I can think of no other playwright who is as harsh in his sentimentality as Mr. Foote is. His plays may radiate the burnished nostalgia of sepia-tone
East of Eden (novel) (3,167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Noel, Hannah (2015). "Defending Steinbeck: Morality, Philosophy, and Sentimentality in East of Eden" (PDF). Asheville, North Carolina: The University of
Anna Jarvis (1,602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and greeting card industry. The symbols that she had valued for their sentimentality, such as the white carnation, easily became commodified and commercialized
Gambling City (939 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
early example of Martino's talents. Kehr praised the absolute lack of sentimentality displayed by a director who would go on to make over 50 feature-length
Turtles All the Way Down (song) (482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
as Simpson's grand mission statement for the rich storytelling and sentimentality that define this promising new artist." The music video was directed
Change of Heart (1993 film) (1,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
imagination. Instead, Change of Heart is so heavily laden with cheesy sentimentality that it could probably cause coronary failure. For adults, the film
Stefan Jaracz (640 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the disadvantaged and the humiliated. He approached them without sentimentality, conveying bitterness and coarseness as well as rebellion, even if they
The Madonnas of Leningrad (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
writing a little uneven", but also said that "it largely avoids the sentimentality that mars so much writing about the old and infirm." The Madonnas of
Henriette Huldisch (614 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
provokes discomfort and wonder in equal parts, but shies away from sentimentality." In 2018, Huldisch curated Before Projection: VIDEO SCULPTURE 1974
Michael Gielen (1,947 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
general—are noted for their relentless precision, exactness and veracity over sentimentality. These characteristics were particular helpful in performing complex
The Crooked Mile (musical) (346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Greenwell depicted Soho's gangs and prostitutes, albeit sweetened with sentimentality. Its score included the ballad ..." Stephen Bourne Elisabeth Welch:
This Time (Dwight Yoakam album) (1,094 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
timelessness of hard, torn, wasted-love country love songs with less reckless sentimentality and more honest emotion." All tracks are written by Dwight Yoakam, except
Shamrock (4,976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Moore whose Oh the Shamrock embodies the Victorian spirit of sentimentality. It was immensely popular and contributed to raising the profile of
Play It Again, Brian (1,204 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
called the ending "kinda sweet, but at the same time devoid of any sentimentality whatsoever". She graded the episode B-. "Family Guy: Play it Again,
Dave Podmore (432 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Reynolds, Gillian (8 July 2015). "The tragedy of 7/7 evoked without sentimentality by Radio 5 Live". The Daily Telegraph. London. Retrieved 10 September
Bruno Liljefors (1,108 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
predator or the pathos of the prey, and his pictures are devoid of sentimentality. The darker quality in his paintings gradually began to attract interest
It Started in Naples (1,019 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
picturesque postcards in favor of foreign tourists. This film, imbued with a sentimentality of charming songs, is helmed by an American, Melville Shavelson, who
Cimarron (novel) (1,371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
intended as a satirical criticism of American womanhood and American sentimentality. Throughout the novel, Sabra's practice of imperial domesticity can
The Open Theater (1,847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America has become a blend of that same kind of synthetic ‘feeling’ and sentimentality which characterizes the Fourth of July parade, Muzak, church services
International Booker Prize (4,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
[that] shines a spotlight on the effects of grief, without any hint of sentimentality. The central character is challenging and flawed, but completely compelling