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Pasolini and Sade (ADULTS +++18+++ ONLY)

Advantages: Weak special effects.. yes, this is an advantage
Disadvantages: Politicizing pornography

When I first read marquis de Sade’s The 120 Days of Sodom, I said to myself, now this is a novel that can never be turned into a film; that was before knowing anything about Pasolini. The original text tells the story of four rich, depraved middle-aged me ...

sottovoce82 08.06.2007 · Read full review
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Prepare to be horrified...

Advantages: Shocking, disturbing, and controversial, gets point across
Disadvantages: Too horrific for some

Salo o le 120 giornate di Sodoma Introduction Salo o le 120 giornate di Sodoma (Salo or the 120 days of Sodom), an adaptation of the Marquis de Sade's 18th-century novel has been described as 'the most controversial film of all time'. Depictin ...

midpikyrozziy 16.11.2008 · Read full review
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Salo: 117 Minutes Of Disgusting Film-Making

Advantages: Well, you could say you've seen it.
Disadvantages: Too many to list this is a phenomenally bad movie.

When I first heard that Salo had been passed uncut in the UK I was like "Oh Wow!" this was shortly followed by the realisation that I never had a clue about any aspect of it. What I knew was that it was one of those films that old men seemed fascinated wi ...

sghawken 12.04.2006 · Read full review
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A difficult, but strangely rewarding watch

Advantages: shock value
Disadvantages: hard watch

The 120 days of Sodom The movie Salo goes by another name. It is perhaps better known as the 120 days of Sodom, named so because of the literary work upon which it has been based. The work of the same name was written by the Marquis due Sade, and i ...

giksy21 29.01.2013 · Read full review
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One of the worst best movies of all time?

Advantages: Artistic, very different
Disadvantages: Incredibly sick

I am very aware that this is the first review of this movie, and I am not entirely surprised, it is a very hard movie to talk about. The movie was previously banned almost everywhere in the world, the director was shot soon after this movie was complet ...

borninblood 15.04.2005 · Read full review
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