This has got to be the strongest case for “we watched it so you don’t have to.”
You know that feeling when a director clearly wants to MAKE A STATEMENT and they….did not make it, quite? Yeah, that.
Seriously, why aren’t there more cute queer genre flicks?
I’m exceedingly fond of this movie, so this became a COME LEARN A THING episode.
What better way to ring in the holidays than with the rise and fall and rerise of Robert Downey Jr.? How about a DOUBLE LENGTH EPISODE?
This week, a flick somehow infinitely more sensitive and heartfelt than the thousands of other Manpain Revenge Movies that ripped it off.
I cannot believe I somehow missed watching this as a teenager.
Some rascally kids spend two years locked in an attic and get up to good, wholesome fun.
Really though, we’re talking about a VC Andrews story. So….heads up for discussion of sexual assault, child abuse, and incest.
Links below the cut.