'Side Effects' -- 3 stars

<b>R; 1:47 running time</b><br><br>
With Rooney Mara as the woman in question ¿ a poised, tense Manhattanite prescribed anti-anxiety medication by her psychiatrist with newsworthy results ¿ "Side Effects" finds its ideal performer. Written in sharp, punchy exchanges by Scott Z. Burns and directed by Steven Soderbergh, the film is more about genre twists and reconfigurations than showy performance skill. -- Michael Phillips<br><br><a href=http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/movies/sc-mov-0205-side-effects-20130207,0,3188247.column>Read the full "Side Effects" movie review</a>

( February 7, 2013 )

R; 1:47 running time

With Rooney Mara as the woman in question ¿ a poised, tense Manhattanite prescribed anti-anxiety medication by her psychiatrist with newsworthy results ¿ "Side Effects" finds its ideal performer. Written in sharp, punchy exchanges by Scott Z. Burns and directed by Steven Soderbergh, the film is more about genre twists and reconfigurations than showy performance skill. -- Michael Phillips

Read the full "Side Effects" movie review

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