'The Paperboy' -- 3 stars

<b>R; 1:47 running time</b><br><br>
Looking like her own drag queen, Nicole Kidman devours the role of the Sultan of Slut known as Charlotte Bless, a Death Row-inmate groupie who has lost her heart to the convicted killer played by John Cusack. The Cusack character, Hillary Van Wetter, has been convicted of killing a bad-ol'-boy sheriff. Charlotte joins forces with secretive Miami reporter Ward Jansen, played by Matthew McConaughey, and Ward's younger brother, Jack (Zac Efron, the film's primary lust object), to exonerate the accused killer. -- Michael Phillips<br><br><a href=http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/movies/sc-mov-1002-paperboy-20121004,0,3440061.column>Read the full "The Paperboy" movie review</a>

( October 4, 2012 )

R; 1:47 running time

Looking like her own drag queen, Nicole Kidman devours the role of the Sultan of Slut known as Charlotte Bless, a Death Row-inmate groupie who has lost her heart to the convicted killer played by John Cusack. The Cusack character, Hillary Van Wetter, has been convicted of killing a bad-ol'-boy sheriff. Charlotte joins forces with secretive Miami reporter Ward Jansen, played by Matthew McConaughey, and Ward's younger brother, Jack (Zac Efron, the film's primary lust object), to exonerate the accused killer. -- Michael Phillips

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