Quiet, cool as hell, and badass, this is one of the most unique gangster flicks I’ve seen. The way the violence is shown in such a calm, matter of fact way is great. Definitely gonna dive into more of Takeshi Kitano’s work after this
This movie definitely isn’t for everyone. But I’m a fanatic for Zahler’s bizzare style. The run time and slow pace will definitely turn a lot of people off, but if you’re familiar with Zahler’s work it shouldn’t be too much of a surprise.
The violence is cruel and unrelenting in this film, and it doesn’t dress anything up pretty. And at the same time, there’s a solid amount of funny moments and it never takes itself TOO seriously. There’s lots…
Nearly indecipherable upon first viewing but wow what an experience. Disturbing, stylish as hell, and deeply experimental, this has got to be one of the most unique horror films ever made. It’s like if Leone, Argento and Noè did PCP and decided to make a horror movie together. I was truly disturbed multiple times and I remember being afraid at one point that there was still 40 minutes left, but I couldn’t look away.
Who would’ve thought that the French…