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Wanton Want (2021)





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Struggling to complete his magnum opus, affectless writer Douglas Paynter (Nicholas Brendon) joins his wife (Jackie Moore) on a weekend getaway to relax and reset, and hopefully break through his writer's block. But when his estranged friend Dan Mackie (Phillip Andre Botello) and his alluring wife Pia (Shoshana Wilder) crash the retreat, a tumultuous secret and perilous obsession will propel Douglas from his comfort zone and his writer's block, onto a journey of self-discovery and definement.

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Wanton Want might bore some for the first 20 or 30 minutes. However, once the narrative gets underway, thanks to the brilliant acting, perfect visual style, and stunning writing, the film absolutely works.

December 14, 2021 | Rating: 9/10 | Full Review…

...each of the four main actors give the material a real turn of the screw, creating tension and making Wanton Want genuinely compelling at times....

November 12, 2021 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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