Chronicle of a struggling actress’ escapist fantasies contains touches of brilliance, but too often it looks like a 1980s music video, and director misses a chance to tap #MeToo zeitgeist with some redemptive female empowerment

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Chronicle of a struggling actress’ escapist fantasies contains touches of brilliance, but too often it looks like a 1980s music video, and director misses a chance to tap #MeToo zeitgeist with some redemptive female empowerment

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Chronicle of a struggling actress’ escapist fantasies contains touches of brilliance, but too often it looks like a 1980s music video, and director misses a chance to tap #MeToo zeitgeist with some redemptive female empowerment
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