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River’s Edge


Dir. Tim Hunter (1986).
The strongest, funniest, most disturbing Reagan-era youth movie this side of Blue Velvet also features Dennis Hopper—here playing the ‘60s incarnate, a one-legged ex-biker who lives alone with an inflated sex doll. Adding to the fun: Crispin Glover and, understandably confounded, the young Keannu Reeves.

Fri., Jan. 14, 7:30 p.m., 2011

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on January 5, 2011

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