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Other Voices, Other Rooms


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  • If ignoring the style and atmosphere of Capote's novel, altering its ambivalent attitude toward homosexuality, and reversing the meaning of its ending had permitted a new story of genuine value to take shape, then Rocksavage (formerly a director of documentaries for British TV) and his cowriter had every right to play havoc with the original. But this movie offers itself as an act of piety toward the novel and the meaning it supposedly had for Capote, and as such it fails abysmally.