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Closer

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Closer

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
98 minutes
Wide Release Date:
12/03/04
performer:
Jude Law, Clive Owen, Natalie Portman, Julia Roberts
director:
Mike Nichols
distributor:
Sony Pictures Entertainment
author:
Patrick Marber
genre:
Drama

We gave it a B-

In Mike Nichols refined production, four comely movie stars play two self-deluding, partner-swapping couples who verbally tear at each other with a hatefulness more theoretically shocking than authentically so. Worth it all: Clive Owen’s stupendous performance.