//
archives

Archive for

In the Land of the Mentally Ill

My shrink said to me that people who stay with dysfunctional families eventually accent that dysfunction as normal.  I suppose some of it does feel normal.  I only feel like me when I am depressed.  But I don’t think I will ever get used to the violence and anger and tension.  And even though I … Continue reading

Se7en

This film horrified me when I first saw it in the theatre.  I  remember coming outside after a matinee showing, to ominous clouds which seemed fittingly end-of-the-worldish.   David Fincher earned his rep on this movie, and even though he’s made darker films since, I think this is the most disturbing.  Unlike Fight Club or The Girl With … Continue reading

Se7en

This film horrified me when I first saw it in the theatre.  I  remember coming outside after a matinee showing, to ominous clouds which seemed fittingly end-of-the-worldish.   David Fincher earned his rep on this movie, and even though he’s made darker films since, I think this is the most disturbing.  Unlike Fight Club or The Girl With … Continue reading

Tweets