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  • Writer-director Hannah Fidell’s somber drama of an illicit romance earns credit for being a serious discussion of a tabloid-rich topic, but the movie runs out of places to go. show more

  • What makes the film work is that this potentially lurid material is treated at all times with sensitivity and probing psychological seriousness. show more

  • Burdge is left to do much of the heavy lifting in terms of inviting the audience into her protagonist’s shaky state, and her performance boasts a remarkable emotional precision throughout — if ever there’s a reason to seek this one out, it would be for her. show more

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  • September 08, 2013 jpewther
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    Attractive but slightly psycho female teacher in love with a student ruins her life. The end. Why did they bother making this movie?

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