Voice Choices

Gods and Monsters

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Dir. Bill Condon (1998).
Bill Condon imagines James Whale’s last days. The film’s sunshine gothic atmosphere is more effective than its increasingly maudlin tone, but, as the dapper, acerbic, openly gay “has-been,” Ian McKellen puts on a remarkable nearly one-man show.

Sat., Dec. 5, 10 p.m., 2009