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Film review: Turturro's 'Fading Gigolo' is a bit messy, but has heart and charm to spare

We'll totally forgive you if, as "Fading Gigolo" begins, you're mistakenly convinced you're watching a Woody Allen movie. There are those familiar white-on-black titles, the classy jazz on the soundtrack, and Allen's unmistakable voice, too, setting the scene.And there are further similarities: The streets of New York look beautiful (not just Manhattan — we're talking Brooklyn.) The cinematography is meticulous. There are some fabulous apartments. And there's that multi-talented cast of actors you'd never think of together: Sharon Stone and Sofia Vergara? Vanessa Paradis and Liev Schreiber?But "Fading Gigolo" isn't a Woody Allen film — it's a John Turturro film, with a rare acting-only appearance by Allen. And it's a credit to Turturro — who writes, directs and stars — that despite all these initial parallels, it ends up feeling like his movie, going in directions you don't expect.That's both a compliment and a criticism. The movie feels like several films combined. On one level, it's ...

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