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Santa Sangre | Alejandro Jodorowsky

May 4, 2015
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A three-ring circus exhibiting acts of murder, mutilation, sexual frenzy, and religious fanaticism, Alejandro Jodorowsky’s Santa Sangre has a little something to perturb everyone. The story centers on serial murderer Fenix (Axel Jodorowsky), a young man burdened with a mother fixation unlikely enough to make even Norman Bates slap his brow in incredulity. Fenix’s odd obsession — triggered by one of the more traumatic celluloid childhoods this side of Bambi, and told in an…

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