This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
"No, I'm the real thing."
Perfect Blue is an important movie to me. I love some psychological horror and some slasher vibes, but beyond that, it's a movie I deeply identify with emotionally. It also has some very effective visually phrased criticism of men viewing women in a sexual lens, and exploration of the line where fandom turns to a sense of entitlement.
Undeniably influential, it’s pretty easy to see why some of Perfect Blue’s most memorable moments and images…