I admit, the first time I heard the story almost ten years ago, it sounded so bizarre, I almost couldn't believe it. Christine sets out to humanize Christine Chubbuck, and elicit empathy from an audience that might already see her as someone who is monstrous. Yet, somehow, the movie accomplishes it's goal, giving her humanity that was lost in the headlines. Much of that credit is due to Rebecca Hall who transformed herself completely, throwing herself into the role so thoroughly that it's almost frightening. The first time we see Christine she is filming herself doing a mock interview, and then later on, we see Christine examining every little gesture, picking herself apart in order to remake herself into something better to gain that elusive feeling of perfection, yet no matter how many times she's assured by Jean Reed Maria Dizzia , the only person at WZRB that could probably be considered a friend, there's still that look of dissatisfaction with herself etched on her face.
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All opinions and memories! She was such a little mama, flitting about to make sure her brothers were happy and included. Helping to feed, clothe, bathe, and change the little ones, Julia quickly became someone her brothers could rely on. She would carry Ben around everywhere and even speak for him before he could speak for himself. She would gently reprimand Noah and console him when he was sad. She would sweetly sing Timmy to sleep. Not much has changed.
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She had two brothers, Greg and Tim. During her years at Laurel, she started a small tongue-in-cheek group called the "Dateless Wonders Knitting Club. Also in , Chubbuck worked in Canton, Ohio and for three months at WQED-TV in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania , as an assistant producer for two local shows, "Women's World" and "Keys to the City"  before leaving, in , to spend four years as a hospital computer operator and two years with a cable television firm in Sarasota, Florida.