M arcia Gay Harden is a fortnight into rehearsals and having difficulty sleeping due to the lines that are going round and round her head. Both are addicts who drown their misery in drugs and liquor. One obvious theme is the ruination of age. The camera advances and you stand still and your head, your face, is caught in the frame of the picture with a light blazing on it and all your terrible history screams at you while you smile. In the premiere, directed in New York by Elia Kazan, Del Lago was played by Geraldine Page, who was not yet 40 and only a year older than Paul Newman , who partnered her as the much younger Chance.
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The pain is real. Now here comes the pleasure: The sequel, once again starring Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan , is more unintentionally hysterical than the original. In fact, some of the wooden line readings and melodramatic twists rank right up there with the gold standard of cinematic erotic camp, the one and only Showgirls. Consider this film as a ticket to two hours of blessedly brainless escapism, and, guaranteed, it will not be the biggest time suck of
Fifty Shades stars banned from being 'overtly sexual': 'We can't talk about nipple clamps'
I know why you're reading this. That is, unless you wanted to learn how to re-purpose that peacock feather that has been lying around the house. Consider the deflowering scene.
Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox. The raunchy drama is based around Christian Grey, a man who prefers bondage and kinky sex to dates and romance. So it's somewhat surprising that the cast are apparently banned from getting too naughty in interviews.