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Mother of Tears (2007)

Posted in movies with tags on October 15, 2010 by adam

I’ve never been a fan of Dario Argento. I’m sorry, but it’s true. I watched Suspiria back in college and thought it was one of the most disjointed and senseless movies I’d ever seen. I haven’t seen all of his other work but having watched Mother of Tears, supposedly the final installment in his “Three Mothers Trilogy”, I’m still not impressed even all these years later. I understand part of the problem is my damnable American sensibilities, always demanding that major plot points serve some kind of artistic purpose or have at least a tenuous connection to things that happen before or after, but I was bored out of my gourd. And is it normal to make so many movies that require your daughter to get naked on screen? I submit it is not.

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