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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Gael García Bernal
Michelle Williams
Marife Necesito
Directors
Lukas Moodysson
Screenwriters
Lukas Moodysson
Running Time
127 minutes

Mammoth
A partial return from Lukas Moodysson


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Mammoth

Plot
Three interconnected characters - computer hotshot (García Bernal), his surgeon wife (Williams) and their homesick Filipino nanny (Necesito) - face up to their struggles in New York.


Verdict
A return to form by Moodysson although the bigger Iñárritu-like stuff - globalisation, poverty, fraying family relationships - are all a bit too neat to really engage.


Reviewed by Ian Freer

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