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Vanity Fair

As crafty and cunning as her last name implies, Miss Becky Sharp (Reese Witherspoon), demonstrates from an early age her willingness to sell anything -- as long as the bidding price is high enough. Born penniless in a disreputable neighborhood, and raised as a domestic servant in a lady's finishing school, the petulant girl is determined to rise above her station. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C
Violence: C
Sexual Content: C-
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: B+
Theater Release: 31 Aug 2004
Video Release: 11 Jan 2005
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Vanity Fair is rated PG-13: for some sensuality/partial nudity and a brief violent image.

Cast: Reese Witherspoon
Studio: 2004 Universal Studios Home Entertainment

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It is hard to empathize with someone who selfishly connives and manipulates to accomplish her personal desires. Consequently, watching the antics of the central figure in this very lengthy… 
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