Cramming over 400 pages into a little over 100 minutes not only skips over important incidents - like Georges' embarrassed return home with one love -- but rushes the characters through emotional arcs.
Bel Ami It's really quit astonishing to see Robert Pattinson take on a role, playing a wealth driven young gentleman, determined to get what he wants. And to see Mr.Pattinson in this way has really allowed me to see him as someone different from the role we all have come to love in "Twilight" ....! !!!