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Howard Orr's rating of the film Being John Malkovich

By turns very funny, weird and oddly touching, credit has to go to its eponymous hero for putting himself up for this. The project works largely because of Malkovich's erudite persona (just contemplate an alternative with, say, Danny Dyer to imagine how badly it could go wrong). Hmm...Heloise and Abelard as erotic puppet theatre -I can't help thinking that M. de Charlus would approve.