Let's see if we can stay inside serious film making and not add an item to the increasingly inflated porn film list. The film had built to its crescendo, we'd had the obligatory ejaculation shot, followed by erection overkill during their final frenzy and suddenly, several people were off. An anti-climax rogerdarlington 31 March In the admittedly unlikely eventuality that someone wandered into a cinema expecting this to be a musical, a rude shock would ensue, since this is the most sexually explicit mainstream film ever exhibited in Britain. Out the door and away to God knows what.
Let's see if we can stay inside serious film making and not add an item to the increasingly inflated porn film list. An anti-climax rogerdarlington 31 March In the admittedly unlikely eventuality that someone wandered into a cinema expecting this to be a musical, a rude shock would ensue, since this is the most sexually explicit mainstream film ever exhibited in Britain. In "Nine Songs" the couple fails to touch us, there is no love there not even the good chemistry of sexual love , and the "writing" in film terms is not that impressive. Shot on low budget digital video, the picture is as grey as the subject matter and the only light-hearted aspect is the rather unsubtle joke of the mercifully short running time 69 minutes. And from this point we trip through the months, through eight more songs and sexual performances, increasingly explicit to the point that as the last song began I thought, "please, not the penis again". Since this is the work of accomplished British director Michael Winterbottom "In This World" , one cannot possibly regard this is as pornography - besides anything else, porn features far more voluptuous women and portrays the sex from an exclusively male point of view, whereas the sex here is realistic as well as real and as female-oriented as much as male. Really, Primal Scream doing Movin' on Up is a serious highlight. Theirs was the kind of stillness you struck as a kid during the smoochy scenes in James Bond, for fear your parents thought you were taking an interest. That is to say, when we all knew there was no more sex coming. Leaving the cinema, I asked another ticket collector what kind of reaction they were getting as audiences left 9 Songs. Hey, if Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt really are lovers then why couldn't they have 'condom sex' on screen for a change, and how much more of an impact would that have on college-age adults practicing 'unsafe' sex than thousands of hours of PSA's and sex-ed classes! It resembles more a documentary, which in fact it is "How to introduce explicit live sex in mainstream cinema". Like a piece of rather cold contemporary art it challenges you, it makes you engage in argument with your friends, it makes you wish to write a comment on web site. Possibly because they are set in unreal, almost ridiculous worlds where pizza boys stay for a shag, or because of the daft, plinky-plinky music, or because they have some sense of humour. No such luck, as the final act, shot from behind, her on top, leaves nothing, but nothing to the imagination. As to if this incursion into real sex in the picture is as effective as explicit sex in literature, I'm afraid that MW is no Houellebecq. And, it would seem, for the two people who left, separately, before song five. The moment at which I realised some people were getting something out of it was during the minor exodus as the final song closed. I armed myself with the kind of cold, intellectualized, high-culture glasses one uses to see relevant contemporary art. Although a first-time principle actress, Margo's performance is noteworthy in that her improvised dialogue not only rings true but it speaks to the neuroses of many young 'wild' females way beyond the Paris Hilton experience. Most of the times it won't be neither an esthetically satisfactory experience nor a necessarily pleasant emotional experience but if we can see the point of the artist and if that point seems in resonance with one's curiosity and awareness of the world around, that will be good enough. They meet at a 'It has a grim, depressing effect that has one wondering why anybody bothers with sex' Black Rebel Motorcycle Club gig at London's Brixton Academy - all so hip so far - and after a sequence of events to which we are not privy, end up in bed back at Matt's flat. Was this review helpful? It hasn't filled the cinema once since opening over a week ago and, he said, its moment has passed. Even the music seems to bear no relationship to the lovers and - except for some haunting work from Michael Nyman - is dreary gunge.
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