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With 'The One I Love,' a relationship gets trippy
With 'The One I Love,' a relationship gets trippy

There is something slightly subversive and satisfyingly spot on when a movie about love and marriage turns on a solitary detail. In "The One I Love," starring Mark Duplass and Elisabeth Moss as sparring spouses, basically it all comes down to the bacon. Who loves it and who loathes it matters in director Charlie McDowell's assured directing debut. If you follow the bacon, the mystery is solved, the truth is revealed, a concession is made, a deal with the devil, perhaps, is struck. But there is so much more than the bacon bits. Screenwriter Justin Lader has a go at any number of movie conventions. Sci-fi and couples therapy become strange twisted sisters in the process. ...

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