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Transcending the town of tinsel    

Stephen Brown sees Warren Beatty’s Rules Don’t Apply

THE film Rules Don’t Apply (Cert. 12A) is less about situation ethics than about ignoring social constraints. The plot centres on Frank (Alden Ehrenreich) and Marla (Lily Collins), before focusing on the eccentric billionaire Howard Hughes (Warren Beatty, also the writer and director).

After winning a talent competition back in Virginia, Marla — “a virgin Baptist” — seeks fame and fortune in Hollywood. Purity, however, is to her advantage as far as Hughes is ...

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