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[suspiciously, when she catches Eddie snooping around the development]
You been out of the country or somethin'?
Where've you been?
What's your name?
I'm Jackie. So... Mexico. What's that like?
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After the first few minutes I was very much looking forward to the rest of this film. Unfortunately it failed to deliver. A few bright moments in the script to begin with, but these gradually petered out.
A decent performance from Sarah Matravers, particularly in the early scenes, but she then became woefully under-utilised as the film plodded on.
I don't suppose it should be possible to meander at pace, but this film managed to do just that. We'll have to wait for the next offering to find out if this was due to the direction or the script - it wasn't the acting, which had some merit.
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