Hollywood Seagull

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  • Summary: Hollywood Seagull is a modern version of Chekhov’s classic romance of love, betrayal and hope.
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  1. Reviewed by: Dennis Harvey
    Jan 2, 2014
    30
    Despite retaining the basic narrative architecture of its classic source, Hollywood Seagull too often feels like a trite, sudsy take on privilege, ambition and angst among showbiz players and wannabes — one that seemingly exists mostly to showcase real-life C-listers, aspirants and pals in the tradition of Henry Jaglom’s films.
  2. Reviewed by: Martin Tsai
    Dec 26, 2013
    30
    When a director merely goes through the motions, even Chekhov can be reduced to daytime soap.
  3. Reviewed by: Ernest Hardy
    Jan 2, 2014
    10
    Guinzburg's retool is full of unintentional humor, high-school-theater level acting, and shoddy writing.
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