By Jeff Jensen
Updated January 11, 2008 at 05:00 AM EST

Chance in Hell

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A girl is abandoned at the city dump, then becomes a symbol of innocence to three men: a failed poet, a protective pimp, and a crusading prosecutor.

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Love and Rockets.

Bottom Line
Gilbert Hernandez treads familiar turf to produce a work of undeniable power. But is it an incisive character study or just crafty cynicism? The surreal ending of Chance in Hell is a cop-out. B-

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Chance in Hell