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Illuminata

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Illuminata

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
performer:
Katherine Borowitz, Beverly D'Angelo, Ben Gazzara, Donal McCann, Susan Sarandon, Rufus Sewell, Christopher Walken
director:
John Turturro
author:
John Turturro
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a C+

ILLUMINATA (119 mins., R) Theater folk celebrate the theater life in a handsome, airless meditation on art, celebrity, love, and rampant repertory-group horniness, set in turn-of-the-century New York. John Turturro, who wrote and directed, stars as the company’s resident playwright. Big yuks at the expense of critics are provided by Christopher Walken as a loveless gay fop. C+