- 107 min
- Directed by: Charlie Stratton
- Cast: Elizabeth Olsen, Tom Felton, Jessica Lange
- UK release: 16 May 2014
Risible adaptation of Zola's Therese Raquin: Therese (Olsen, well below her usual standard) unwillingly marries sickly twit Camille (Felton, awful), only to fall for saturnine smoothie Laurent (Isaac, all waistcoat and sideburns). Lange's beady-eyed venom as the wronged Madame Raquin doesn't compensate for the over-familiar plot and robotic performances.
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In Secret20 May 2014
An unimaginative adaptation of Emile Zola's Therese Raquin, starring Oscar Isaac and Elizabeth Olsen
Emile Zola's tale of love and betrayal in Therese Raquin has traditionally been cherished by those without imaginations of their own, making it one of the most overused plot-lines in cinema; this risible film takes inspiration from a play adaptation by…
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