The internet was right.
This is a goddamn masterpiece.
I did not want to see this film. It sounded like the kind of psychological nightmare fuel that I really don't need right now. Despite closing my eyes at a few key moments, Lars von Trier presented a scathing indictment on the American Dream with a sprawling debate about the very concept of art.
In a world of passive streaming, The House That Jack Built dares you to be outraged.