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Caroline and Jackie: movie review

  • Film
  • 2 out of 5 stars
Caroline and Jackie
Caroline and Jackie

Time Out says

2 out of 5 stars

When Caroline (Marguerite Moreau) visits her sister, Jackie (Bitsie Tulloch), she ambushes her sibling with a surprise intervention. As the odd, potentially unstable Caroline questions Jackie about her supposed anorexia, drug abuse and alcoholism, viewers are left to wonder: Could this whole thing be an elaborate hoax, done with the unwitting collusion of friends and boyfriends? For a while, Adam Christian Clark’s existentially slippery drama maintains a perfect balance between the two possibilities. But before long, the film spills over into a far less intriguing, and somewhat questionable, portrait of one hysterical woman.

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Written by Andrew Schenker
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