The Virgin Suicides (Sofia Coppola, 1999)

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The Virgin Suicides (Sofia Coppola, 1999)

#1 Post by Mr Sausage » Mon Jul 09, 2018 6:58 am

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Re: The Virgin Suicides (Sofia Coppola, 1999)

#2 Post by knives » Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:24 pm

Not the most constructive comment, but I was shocked on rewatching this recently how little Devito is in it. For some weird reason I thought he had Woods' role.

To be a little more constructive, alongside Marie Antoinette this strikes me as the best use of the enigma that Coppola has used as her key mode of characterization. Not even just with the girls, but even the boys with stuff like the flash forwards or the Wonder Years narration forcing questions on them that are outside what the narrative can say.

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