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Review: Intimate 'Breathe In' explores a fraught attraction
Review: Intimate 'Breathe In' explores a fraught attraction

Romantic attraction, popular mythology notwithstanding, is not necessarily destiny, and the desire two people feel for each other can, under the wrong circumstances, cause chaos as often as contentment. Not every love should dare to speak its name, not even close. As directed and co-written by Drake Doremus, the exquisitely calibrated "Breathe In" explores such a fraught mutual passion with honesty, intimacy and complete emotional involvement. Every moment between stars Guy Pearce and Felicity Jones feels so much like an explosion about to go off that viewers may hesitate to so much as take a breath at the wrong time for fear of disturbing the film's delicate...

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