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'Chicken with Plums'

*1/2 (out of four) What we said: "The film's a pest as a slow trudge toward a death we know will take place, but really becomes a nuisance when trying to suggest its phony love story represents a great, life-altering bond. Few cinematic relationships are more frustrating than a forced imitation of romance posing as the real thing."-- Matt Pais Click here for our full review