-here to talk movies i love & hate-
Really beautiful score and visually phenomenal. I would say it met my expectations. The long runtime didn’t bother me much, though on a rewatch I think it might.
I think there should’ve been more gore. Only one scene really stood out to be as horrific as Hereditary.
Ari Aster clearly knows his shit inside and out
- there’s no good reason to have a 9 minute rape scene. ever.
- i liked it a lot more than i thought i would
- soooooo much anal, wow!
My favorite thing i read on the movie:
Film critic David Edelstein argues that "Irréversible might be the most homophobic movie ever made.” Noé's depiction of gay criminal Le Tenia inexplicably raping the female lead, Alex, remains the film's most controversial image. In his defense, Noé has stated, "I'm not…