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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Ashley Judd
Michael Shannon
Harry Connick Jr.
Directors
William Friedkin
Screenwriters
Tracey Letts
Running Time
102 minutes

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It'll get under your skin


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Plot
A lonely woman trying to escape her tragic past takes in an eccentric drifter. There her troubles really begin...


Verdict
The dialogue raises the odd snigger and the final act is perhaps a little too barmy, but a committed cast and an experienced director make this a tense and effectively claustrophobic experience.


Reviewed by Glen Ferris

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