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‘Side Effects’ May Vary

Side Effects (allegedly the very last movie from director Steven Soderbergh if you don’t count that upcoming Liberace thing on HBO) looks like it’s going to be a ‘70s-style message picture about the increasingly casual use of psych meds in modern medicine. There’s an incredibly effective website (TryAblixa​.com) promoting the fictional medication that’s at the heart of the movie. Plus Soderbergh made a pretty good issue film (Contagion) about the rapid spread of disease in a connected world. +Continue Reading