'What Maisie Knew' -- 3 1/2 stars

<b>R; 1:38 running time</b><br><br>For all the ugliness the topic suggests, and there is plenty provided by Julianne Moore and Steve Coogan as vengeful exes, this is a beautifully rendered film. The many provocations of James' observations are handled without slipping into melodrama as we watch the precocious 6-year-old witness and weather the breakup of her family.<br><br><a href=http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/movies/sc-mov-0521-what-maisie-knew-20130523-20,0,1095451.story>Read the full "What Maisie Knew" movie review</a>

( May 21, 2013 )

R; 1:38 running time

For all the ugliness the topic suggests, and there is plenty provided by Julianne Moore and Steve Coogan as vengeful exes, this is a beautifully rendered film. The many provocations of James' observations are handled without slipping into melodrama as we watch the precocious 6-year-old witness and weather the breakup of her family.

Read the full "What Maisie Knew" movie review

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