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The Doom Generation (1995)

Jordan White and Amy Blue, two troubled teens, pick up an adolescent drifter, Xavier Red. Together, the threesome embark on a sex and violence-filled journey through an America of psychos and quickiemarts.

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Jordan White and Amy Blue, two troubled teens, pick up an adolescent drifter, Xavier Red. Together, the threesome embark on a sex and violence-filled journey through an America of psychos and quickiemarts.

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A road murder sex comedy. See more »


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Rated R for strong vicious violence, graphic sexuality, pervasive strong language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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$259,319 (USA)
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After leaving the club and witnessing the fight in the parking lot, the next three scenes involving people other than Jordan, Amy, and Xavier, all feature pump action shot guns. See more »

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[first lines]
Amy Blue: Fuck.
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"Very special thanks to my mom and dad" See more »

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References Night of the Living Dead (1968) See more »

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Leave Them All Behind
Performed by Ride
Written by Loz Colbert (as L Colbert) / Steve Queralt (as S Queralt) / Mark Gardener (as M Gardner) / Andy Bell (as A Bell)
Courtesy of Creation Records/Sire Records by arrangement with Warner Special Products
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brilliant and entertaining
21 September 2004 | by (budapest, hungary) – See all my reviews

I write this because I read a harsh critic from a fellow watcher here and I don't really understand his opinion.

this movie is highly surrealistic, and in its on way very truthful - regarding the fact that it shows the story through the eyes of these overcharacterized stereotypical teens. being an eastern European guy, I think I can say that this movie requires the watcher to step out of his usual westernized filters he's watching films through, and try to be as objective a listener as possible. I must disagree with the opinion that this movie has to be taken seriously - this is a weird kind of entertainment, weird in a positive way like those C-trash horrors that are so bad you start to collect them on your shelf. araki may not be the brightest star in independent film-making, but he's reasonably strong and original.

I recommend this to mature people who don't think that knowing high arts requires them to deny their childhood classics or spider-man. watch it with much self-irony and have a good time. :)


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