'Anna Karenina' -- 2 1/2 stars

<b>R; 2:10 running time</b><Br><br>
Like most alleged love-it-or-hate-it propositions, the new film version of "Anna Karenina" is neither. Rather, it's a half-success ¿ a baldly conceptual response to the Leo Tolstoy novel, with a heavy theatrical framework placed around the narrative of girl meets boy, followed by girl meets train. -- Michael Phillips<br><br><a href=http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/movies/sc-mov-1113-anna-karenina-20121115,0,3356109.column>Read the full "Anna Karenina" movie review</a>

( November 15, 2012 )

R; 2:10 running time

Like most alleged love-it-or-hate-it propositions, the new film version of "Anna Karenina" is neither. Rather, it's a half-success ¿ a baldly conceptual response to the Leo Tolstoy novel, with a heavy theatrical framework placed around the narrative of girl meets boy, followed by girl meets train. -- Michael Phillips

Read the full "Anna Karenina" movie review

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