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Pretty When You Cry (2001)

A wife is caught in a web of sex and violence.

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Detective Lukas Black
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Albert Straka
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Sara Carreni
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Frank Carreni
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Emily
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A wife is caught in a web of sex and violence.

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Rated NC-17 for a strong scene combining sex and violence | See all certifications »
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A true film noir
5 September 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This film is so film noir that it's difficult to see. There is more black than color in most shots. Most of the time it's difficult to figure out what is supposed to be happening. Sam Elliot is brilliant as usual but his time was wasted in this one given given the really crummy cinematography and editing. While the come on for this movie is sexual explicitness the version I saw, which was distributed in Canada, had none. About all the film could muster was in that department was some rather tame S & M and sounds of sex. That's sounds - not view of. I felt ripped off after buying the DVD for an extremely reasonable amount of money, i.e. cheap. With the exception of Elliot's performance watching this movie is a waste of time.


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