I haven’t watched this for over 15 years, still just as brutal.
Jennifer Connelly is brilliant and gorgeous, Ellen Burstyn is Oscar worthy - Julia Roberts robbed her in a film i can’t even remember the name of.
The whole brutal ending sequence kicks off with a scene taken directly from the brillian anime Perfect Blue. Aronofsky bought the rights with a view to a live action remake, which he virtually did with Black Swan.
I’d actually forgotten about the…