American Beauty

American Beauty

Since its release in 1999 to much critical and audience praise, Joe has always had a lot of issues with Sam Mendes’ multiple Academy Award winning film, American Beauty. We’ll discuss the many problematic elements that make this suburban drama about the awakening of a middle-aged sexual predator an overrated film. As his replacement, Joe has chosen another film that confronts taboo sexual desires with a bitingly dark sense of humour.

What’s this week’s suggested film? Here’s a hint!

“Cause I’m Champagne, and you’re shit.”

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