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This looks like it'll be fun though
Gonna check out The Wind Rises this weekend, I think. There is a a place showing it in Japanese with subs so that'll be fun
Nymphomaniac -- Lars Von Trier
Anyone seen this? I have not seen this. I am about to see this.
Sipang, given your avatar and your adventurous tastes, seems this one might be tailor-made for you.
I can't remember a LVT film I didn't enjoy -- however, I do worry about what those fussy postmodernists will think (not the film critics, the inbred university kind who seem all but hostile to art) -- how could this not fuel their concerns over LVT's alleged misogyny?
A man named Seligman finds a fainted wounded woman in an alley and he brings her home. She tells him that her name is Joe and that she is nymphomaniac. Joe tells her life and sexual experiences with hundreds of men since she was a young teenager while Seligman tells about his hobbies, such as fly fishing, reading about Fibonacci numbers or listening to organ music.
Anyone seen it? Yea? Nay?
I caught most of his films too. Gotta say I only appreciate The Royal Tenenbaums and Bottle Rocket. IMHO, his characters feel less 'real' and enjoyable recently.
Watched an old Korean film yesterday - A Tale of Two Sisters. Towards the end, I realised there are so many recent movies that have reused the same idea... But to state which ones will obviously be writing a spoiler.
I wouldn't worry about that. Most people go in expecting to jerk off, only to leave vomiting. Seriously they had cleaners waiting with mops and sawdust in the theatre through out the duration of the film