There is little to love about Jay other than feel sorry for him and that goes for everyone in the film. When he joins a queue of people who are waiting to have their botox injections to satisfy their vanity it shows the vacuous enormity of their lives. The trick to life is that money does not bring happiness unless there is a soul to welcome it. “The Great Beauty” is a film to watch but not so much one to remember, but watch it… most definitely.
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