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Movie: 'Fifty Shades Darker'

Every once in a while, a film comes along that is so magnificently awful it transcends itself and attains the status of “So Bad It’s Good.”

James Foley’s “Fifty Shades Darker” is not one of those films.

The second installment of the intensely tedious tale of career girl Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) and bazillionaire pervert Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) — based on the book trilogy by E.L. James — finds our heroine working for a publishing firm and trying, not very hard, to fend off her old boyfriend.

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