Cinema: Dreamscape

3 WOMEN

Directed and Written by ROBERT ALTMAN

People who insist on recounting their dreams are like people who insist on reciting the plots of movies they have just seen: usually they don't remember the key story points and usually they don't know what it was all about. And, of course, they are dreadful bores. Robert Altman, generally the most interesting of directors, forthrightly admits that 3 Women is based on some nightwork he recently did, but his candor regarding the source of the movie does not redeem it from tedium.

To his credit, Altman...

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