ENTERTAINMENT

UNDERRATED: 'Young Adult' (2011)

Written and directed by the team behind "Juno," this quasi-comedy seemed to fly under most people's radar but was more complex and affecting than it appeared. Featuring a mostly drunk and deranged Charlize Theron trying to win back her high school sweetheart, the movie never succumbs to its dark heart thanks in part to a pitch-perfect supporting turn by comic Patton Oswalt as a damaged voice of reason.
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