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Venus

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Venus

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
94 minutes
Limited Release Date:
12/21/06
performer:
Peter O'Toole, Jodie Whittaker, Leslie Phillips
director:
Roger Michell
distributor:
Miramax
author:
Hanif Kureishi

We gave it a B-

Peter O’Toole as an ancient actor who befriends the crass, fresh-faced Jessie (Jodie Whittaker). O’Toole makes the literate lech a charmer, but the film cops out by sanctifying his lust.

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