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had an obsession with tchaikovsky’s swan lake as a young ballerina and was absolutely thrilled when this move came out - only to realize what a fuck fest it was. recently had to watch it again for the first time in over a decade to fully understand aronofsky’s genius behind reducing the ballet’s principal characters (odette & odile) into one woman on the brink of womanhood, stunted by her emotionally abusive and overprotective mother. i also found it incredibly hilarious to…
*light SPOILERS AHEAD*
i can understand the average ratings since this is a pretty peculiar horror movie - but as an anthropology major and lover of historical fiction, this has to be by far one of my fav psychological horror films. probably because i understood most of the references, since i’ve read dante’s inferno several times over and studied the lore of medieval alchemy in unison with my obsession with the occult and free masonry.
the idea of evading the…