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ADORE Naomi Watts Robin Wright

“Adore” has a peculiar way of making unhealthy behaviors seem perfectly organic. It’s a sensual approach to toxic interests from director Anne Fontaine (“Coco Before Chanel”) that manages to preserve the essentials in emotional exposure and untenable desire, making the picture feel comfortable as it details some skin-crawlingly troubling interpersonal developments. Although it breezes through time perhaps too quickly, “Adore” is smartly assembled and honest when it comes to the longing of its characters, approaching a potentially disquieting situation of attraction with a certain sense of maturity where other filmmaker would be more than thrilled to linger on the salacious particulars. Read the rest at


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