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Janet Maslin

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Naked Lunch: Drifting In and Out of a Kafkaesque Reality
Naked Lunch: Drifting In and Out of a Kafkaesque Reality

This review by film critic Janet Maslin originally appeared in the December 27, 1991, edition of the New York Times, and appears by permission of the author. Naked Lunch, adapted by the dauntless David Cronenberg from William S. Burroughs’s 1959 la…

By Janet Maslin

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Pulp Fiction
Pulp Fiction

Ever since Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction created a sensation at [this year’s] Cannes Film Festival, where it won top honors (the Palme d’Or), it has been swathed in the wildest hyperbole. In fact, it has sparked an excitement bound to look s…

By Janet Maslin

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