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Film Review: Book Club Does a Disservice to Its Gifted Cast of Legacy Stars

4 days ago   |   By Consequence of Sound

It's undoubtedly a great thing that pop culture is slowly but surely getting better at acknowledging the sexual lives of women well over 40. And the idea of bringing together comedy legends Diane Keaton , Jane Fonda , Candice Bergen , and Mary Steenburgen for a romantic comedy celebrating both female friendship and female sexual desire seems like a surefire hit. It's shame, then, that Book Club is such a dud. On the other hand, maybe there's power in that too - that Hollywood has produced a boring sex comedy starring four women whose average age is 72 is perhaps a win in and of itself...
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