A beautiful woman enters into a passionate affair with her husband’s brother. But the clandestine romance unwittingly unlocks a floodgate of family secrets and long-buried emotions in this drama adapted from a novel by Jaime Bayly.
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Its look is so distinctive that it reminded me of The Ghost Writer with the modern and stark settings housing an intriguing drama. The filmmakers take the settings and use them for their advance, crafting a strong and creative film. The actors become the focus even with the pretty cinematography. The story is weak or uninteresting at points, but overall the film excels in presenting a coherent and intelligent story.
Rich man, bored wife, passionate loser of a lover. Oh, the plot twist? Make the two men brothers and one character a closet gay (or is that a bi-sexual?) who...........well, that would be a spoiler now, wouldn't it! Gotta watch this crummy movie to find out the sordid details. PU!!!!