Play It as It Lays

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Recently programmed in "Film Comment Selects," this abstract adaptation of Joan Didion's essential L.A. novel—about a Hollywood actress (Tuesday Weld) whose life is on the skids—seems unfairly neglected today, especially for its catty, tragic performance by Anthony Perkins.

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Release details

Rated:
R
Duration:
99 mins

Cast and crew

Director:
Frank Perry
Screenwriter:
Joan Didion, John Gregory Dunne
Cast:
Tuesday Weld
Anthony Perkins
Tammy Grimes