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Movie Review: 'The House of Yes'

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The House of Yes

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
performer:
Genevieve Bujold, Josh Hamilton, Parker Posey, Tori Spelling, Rachael Leigh Cook, Freddie Prinze Jr.
director:
Mark S. Waters
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a B

Parker Posey, with her camp-aristocratic hauteur, may never have a role that suits her as well as Jackie-O, a demented young woman obsessed with Jackie Kennedy. A kitsch melodrama that dares to make brother-sister incest sexy, the film suggests The Old Dark House reconceived by a Tennessee Williams junkie who is laboring under the notion that Williams’ plays are comedies. B

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