Monster (2004) As Aileen Wuornos, the Florida prostitute who murdered seven men, Charlize Theron plays an unredeemable woman with uncompromising reality. That's a powerful accomplishment, even if… 2004-01-09 R PT110M Drama Charlize Theron Bruce Dern Christina Ricci Scott Wilson Newmarket Capital Group
Movie Review

Monster (2004)

MPAA Rating: R
EW's GRADE
B

Details Release Date: Jan 09, 2004; Rated: R; Length: 110 Minutes; Genre: Drama; With: Charlize Theron; Distributor: Newmarket Capital Group; More

As Aileen Wuornos, the Florida prostitute who murdered seven men, Charlize Theron plays an unredeemable woman with uncompromising reality. That's a powerful accomplishment, even if the movie, which makes the half-baked suggestion that Aileen is a victim, never figures out what to do with it.

Originally posted Jan 16, 2004 Published in issue #746 Jan 16, 2004 Order article reprints