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If Only 'Adore' Were as Wonderful as Its Two Leading Ladies
3 Feb 2014 // 8:10 PM
Anne Fontaine seems merely satisfied with having her movie linger between scandal and hedonism.
Coco Before Chanel
23 Feb 2010 // 3:00 PM
Unlike more traditional biopics, this is almost entirely focused on the period of Coco’s life before she became successful and famous. Though lush and lovely, the film comes off as insubstantial.
Toronto International Film Festival 2011: 'My Worst Nightmare'
12 Sep 2011 // 3:00 AM
Quite uncomfortably, the film uses class stereotypes aggressively and persistently, relying upon them as scaffolding for this faux-existential narrative about awakening and self-actualization.