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Sep252017

Beauty vs Beast: Listen to the Lady in the Radiator

Jason from MNPP here -- this Thursday David Lynch's cult masterpiece Eraserhead is marking its 40th anniversary! 40 years have passed and I still haven't seen anything like it. Even among Lynch's work it still feels singular - you know how there's the blue key in Mulholland Drive that opens the little box? Sometimes I feel like Eraserhead is the blue key. Everything flows through it. It's his beautiful brain's Rosetta Stone, but good luck deciphering it. Anyway let's celebrate the film with this week's round of "Beauty vs Beast" shall we...

PREVIOUSLY You guys gave James Marsden a very happy birthday week, giving his Enchanted performance a whopping 85% against Patrick Dempsey's. That's one of the soundest beatings I think we've ever had. Said PoliVamp:

"Prince Edward all the way. He's so enthusiastically sincere that, even if the sex was terrible, he'd still find someway to make sure you enjoyed it."

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When I saw that film for the first time many years ago. It fucked me up and in a good way. I love it. This is one of many reasons why I love David Lynch.

September 25, 2017 | Unregistered Commenterthevoid99

Baby, because I asked my dad if he resonated with Henry's parental struggles raising me and he gave me a look that said I was still making him struggle.

September 25, 2017 | Unregistered CommenterNick T

I'm the Lady in the Radiator.

September 25, 2017 | Unregistered Commenter/3rtful

Team Goddamnit I Have Watched This Movie Eight Times And I Still Don't See The Appeal

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