“We don’t want all movies to be safe. And it’s okay if some people don’t like it,” a Paramount spokesperson said.
This weekend, Mother! — the new film from Black Swan director Darren Aronofsky — opened nationwide.
The critical response to the movie has been fairly positive — it has an 68% score on Rotten Tomatoes — but many acknowledged it would be a tough sell to the general public.
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