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fans go wild for new drama film rated 92% on Rotten Tomatoes: 'I can't ... trends now
Netflix fans go wild for new drama film rated 92% on Rotten Tomatoes: 'I can't ... trends now

Netflix fans go wild for new drama film rated 92% on Rotten Tomatoes: 'I can't ... trends now

Netflix fans have been going wild for a new drama film rated 92 per cent on Rotten Tomatoes.

May December starring Natalie Portman and Julianne Moore - which has also received critical acclaim - was released on November 17 before streaming on Netflix on December 1. 

The American movie directed by Todd Haynes from a screenplay by Samy Burch is loosely inspired by the story of Mary Kay Letourneau.

The film follows an actress Elizabeth (Natalie) who travels to Georgia to meet and study the life of the controversial woman Gracie Atherton-Yoo (Julianne) she is set to play in a film.

The woman is infamous for her 23-year-old relationship with her husband Joe (Charles Melton) whom she first met as a minor.

Netflix fans have been going wild for a new drama film rated an impressive 92 per cent on Rotten Tomatoes

Netflix fans have been going wild for a new drama film rated an impressive 92 per cent on Rotten Tomatoes

May December starring Natalie Portman and Julianne Moore - which has also received critical acclaim - was released on November 17 before streaming on Netflix on December 1

May December starring Natalie Portman and Julianne Moore - which has also received critical acclaim - was released on November 17 before streaming on Netflix on December 1

Twenty years after their notorious tabloid romance gripped the nation, the married couple buckles under pressure when the actress arrives to do research. 

The film was announced in June 2021, with Natalie and Julianne joining the cast and filming took place in mid-2022 around Savannah, Georgia. 

It premiered at the 76th Cannes Film Festival on May 20.

After seeing it fans have been going wild and have taken to Twitter to praise the acting and storyline and in particular Charles' acting.

One fan said: 'It's the next morning after seeing may December (2023) and I can't get Charles Melton's performance out of my head. 

'He's just so good and the film itself is a freaking masterpiece dude.'

Another said: 'They don't make movies like may December anymore!' 

A third penned: 'What Charles Melton does in May December is so special, he has to walk such a fine line between child and adult. 

The American drama film directed by Todd Haynes from a screenplay by Samy Burch is loosely inspired by the story of Mary Kay Letourneau

The American drama film directed by Todd Haynes from a screenplay by Samy Burch is loosely inspired by the story of Mary Kay Letourneau

Charles (seen) accepted the Gotham Award for Outstanding Supporting Performance for May December on Monday night

Charles (seen) accepted the Gotham Award for Outstanding Supporting Performance for May December on Monday night

Reaction: After seeing it fans have been going wild and have taken to Twitter to praise the acting and storyline and in particular Charles' acting

Reaction: After seeing it fans have been going wild and have taken to Twitter to praise the acting and storyline and in particular Charles' acting

The film follows an actress Elizabeth ( Natalie ) who travels to Georgia to meet and study the life of the controversial woman Gracie Atherton-Yoo ( Julianne ) she is set to play in a film

The film follows an actress Elizabeth ( Natalie ) who travels to Georgia to meet and

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