Owen Gleiberman
November 17, 2006 AT 05:00 AM EST

Fur

type
Movie
Current Status
In Season
mpaa
R
runtime
122 minutes
Limited Release Date
11/10/06
performer
Robert Downey Jr., Nicole Kidman, Jane Alexander, Ty Burrell, Harris Yulin
director
Steven Shainberg
distributor
Picturehouse
author
Erin Cressida Wilson
genre
Drama

We gave it a D-

Diane Arbus was dark, compact, and Jewish, so she is played — of course — by Nicole Kidman, acting with blurred-out distress. Her romance with a hairy neighbor (Robert Downey Jr.) is imagined as an inert, lachrymose Phantom/Elephant Man/Beast cliché.

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