A supremely disturbing and perplexing Australian crime from 1997 gets splashed onto the big-screen in "Joe Cinque's Consolation." The promising first feature by helmer and co-writer Sotiris Dounoukos…
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Australia's most famous gay memoir becomes a regrettably dissatisfying drama, blandly conjuring emotions best appreciated by fans of the book and play.
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