Wednesday, 15 September 2010

Reefer and the model

Another interesting movie from the late '80s that's not easily available. A group of mismatched dropouts plan a robbery. There's a gay subplot and a remarkable scene involving a man having sex with a pregnant woman. Add in a fine music score, a counter-culture theme, rural locations that are not touristy(!), a defeatist setting, and a pis*take of popular genre. Some of the scenes were like theatre. Won a major international film award too. No film-school head could make this movie.

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