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Cult Movies
Danny Peary
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Cult Movies

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What could Mad Max and The Rocky Horror Picture Show possibly have in common? They share an undeniable cult status; they are films that moviegoers see again and again. Here, the author examines 100 all-time favorites to discover their particular appeal.
Paperback, 416 pages
Published October 15th 1981 by Delta
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The main reason I bought this was for the synopses (of lots of films I've never seen); but instead of heaps o' Fascinating Film Fax all I get is One Man's Opinion. The usual critical bushwa combined with trendy sanctimonious folderol re women and minorities. The world is full of sensitive souls--sensitive except to anyone who doesn't want to toe their line. His thoughts on sex are particularly dumb; he's one of these guys who can go and see any piece of trash as long as he talks himself into how ...more
Found out I was not alone in appreciation of some of these. Broadened my horizons.
A must for Cult Movie buffs
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