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Some random from all time favs :
Relentlessly grim, deeply disturbing, and made unquestionably more dread-inducing by the fact that almost everything depicted really happened (and more), its a harrowing but necessary reminder of one of the darkest chapters in human history. The story is told from the perspective of Florya, a young peasant eager to join the resistance. Florya becomes the stand-in witness through which audience experiences the brutality of war. By casting such a young actor, Klimov sets up one of the…
Controversial for its disturbing depiction of male aggression and sexual violence, Straw Dogs plays out with all the brutality of the westerns for which the director is most famous, though it takes place very far from the frontier.
Its brutal and on a base level its a classic revenge story, but a unique one in that the main character David doesn’t quite know what happens in his absense, so the events that follow have a completely different repercussions on David…