Charlize Theron

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5:00 am
Thu June 5, 2014

'A Million Ways To Die In The West' Is Both Hilariously Funny And In Horrible Taste

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A Million Ways To Die In The West is said to be both hilariously funny and in horrible taste and it is both.

What is most surprising is that it is also, and I hate this word but it’s the only one that fits, sweet.

The relationship between Seth MacFarlane and Charlize Theron is so restrained and gentle, and the Theron character is so impossibly likable and kind, despite her backstory, that she is psychologically impossible, and the return to raunchiness when they are off-screen was really unwelcome, to me, even when it was very funny.

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