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After some years of tension, Richard begins a sexual relationship with his sister Natalie. Now married, the relationship proves dangerously obsessive.
1992 | Winner: British Actor of the Year
1991 | Winner: Best Actor
Coldly self-satisfied coda on rather uninteresting characters caught in an even less interesting incestuous situation. The limply critical allusions to the changing social landscape of Great Britain in the 1980s add little by way of context.
If there is one film "Jonathan Rosenbaum's 1000 Essential Films" you want to miss, it can be this one. The slight absurdity of it all reminds me of "Bitter Moon".