I’m still figuring Sam Raimi out.
It plays like a cartoon, but features some sobering trauma committed against several characters.
Gene Hackman incredibly melds those things, though.
This is actually my first David Lynch. Obviously he’s been on my list for a while, but I just never got around to it.
Was this a good place to start? It’s hard to tell.
I’m not sure if I liked it or not. It’s difficult to tell because it felt like it was in a different language. It felt like there was intention, but I didn’t have the right vocabulary. In some ways it felt like 8 1/2, but…