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Heat and Lust

Advantages: Good Story, good acting, ground breaking film
Disadvantages: Sound quality on the DVD

Many people will have heard of “The Postman Always Rings Twice” both as a novel by James M. Cain and for the film adaptations made in 1946 starring Lana Turner and John Garfield and the later remake in 1981 with Jack Nicholson and Jessica Lange, but many ...

Mauri 16.07.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Ossessione (Subtitled) (DVD)

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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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Review of Salo, Or The 120 Days Of Sodom (DVD)

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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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