Watched the "Opal of Fire, Merchants of Sex" cut.
Another viewing of this WTF masterpiece further solidifies it as the ultimate leader of films that defy logic, that defy reason, that defy the viewer any comprehension or existence of cinematic formula. Each take, each shot, each composition feels unaltered, untrimmed, unedited, and the resulting concoction of audio-visual stimuli is enough to drive any and all viewers mad! It's hilarious, it's insane, it's unbelievable, it's unlike any other film experience you've ever had, or will have! It's SCIENCE CRAZED!
Tintorera surpasses Cannibal Holocaust for animal cruelty, as more than a handful of sharks, barracuda, manta ray, and other fish, are harpooned or shot right before your very eyes... animal-lovers avoid... but if you can make it past this cruelty to animals there's a surprisingly unique movie here, where shark hunters/womanizers strike up a three-way consensual relationship that manages to leap over conventional boundaries and enemies become friends, but animals become enemies in this Mexican soap-opera-slash-weird-Jaws-rip-off featuring barbaric treatment of the oceans' creatures....