By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Updated March 17, 2020 at 02:50 AM EDT

Storytelling

B-
type
  • Movie

In his latest bulletin from the New Jersey school of existential nausea — actually, two unrelated tales linked as ”Fiction” and ”Non-Fiction” — filmmaker Todd Solondz reveals how much he cares what others think of him, daring a visitor to come up with any criticism he himself can’t put forth first. And the cleverness undermines an otherwise fascinating worldview, even while a strong cast — including Selma Blair, Robert Wisdom, Paul Giamatti, and Mark Webber — works hard in service to Solondz’s bleak vision of suburban misery. B-

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Storytelling

type
  • Movie
mpaa
  • R
runtime
  • 87 minutes
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