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Worst scene: Any scene in the servant's kitchen. And there are lots of them. Lots.
Why it's so bad it's bad: You'd think a period piece with Jessica Chastain, Colin Farrell and Samantha Morton could be something good, right? "Miss Julie" proves that wrong. Liv Ullmann's adaptation of August Strindberg's play is one big bore that is hindered by Farrell's nails-on-a-chalkboard performance. Chastain is the only one who really comes through unscathed, but you know a movie is pretty bad when you'd rather go to the dentist than sit through it again in a theater.
- Gregory Ellwood