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Mcpeer's rating of the film Rebel in the Rye

Phony. A conventional cookie-cutter biopic based on one of the most unconventional authors of the 20th century. Salinger deserved much better than this. The subject matter and material will keep you interested, but the film itself is a formulaic misstep - not to mention that it's the most digital looking period piece in recent memory. Kevin Spacey is more distracting than supporting while Nicolas Holt is wonderful.