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Desolation Angels

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Desolation Angels

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
genre:
Drama

We gave it a C

A fairly complex, somewhat provocative, sorta vaguely compelling drama about mule-headed macho behavior and the aftermath of acquaintance rape, this indie labor of love (the corner cutting is all too evident on your TV screen) is fatally undermined by its cast — the two leads in Desolation Angels aren’t up to the volatile and contradictory emotions required by the script. Director Tim McCann’s heart is in the right place, but his film is too often sincere where it should be searing. C