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STAR RATINGS EXPLAINED
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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Laura Dern
Nicholas Cage
Willem Dafoe
Crispin Glover
Diane Ladd
Directors
David Lynch
Screenwriters
Barry Gifford
David Lynch
Running Time
124 minutes

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Plot
Lula's mother is hysterical when her daughter takes off with jailbird Sailor and hires a hit-man to track them down and bump off the boyfriend. Unaware of this, Lula and Sailor are gloriously happy journeying to California (and breaking his probation) but realise there is something wrong when they witness the death of a car-crash victim.


Verdict
Not for the weak of heart, one of the best Lynchian outings with some fantastically memorable dialogue.


Reviewed by Kenny Matheson

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