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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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27 October 1995 (USA)  »

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$259,319 (USA)
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Every time one of the characters buys something, the total comes to $6.66. The address of the first hotel they stay at is 666. Amy's combined SAT score is 666. See more »

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[first lines]
Amy Blue: Fuck.
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"Photographed on location in hell" See more »

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References Breathless (1960) See more »

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One (The Full-On Jack Dangers Mix)
Performed by Bigod 20
Written by Markus Nikolai / Zip Campisi
Courtesy of Reprise Records/Zoth Ommog by arrangement with Warner Special Products
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Dark and disturbing, but riveting
20 June 2001 | by (Buffalo, NY) – See all my reviews

One of my personal favorite films is this tale of a road adventure between a teenage couple and a guy they pick up, leading to lots of sex, gory violence and bizarre events. This one is quite a dark movie, with lots of death and tragedy, but at the same time a brilliant look at the whacked-out characters involved in these harrowing situations. Director Gregg Araki seems to have a knack for these types of movies. His next film was the even better NOWHERE. Definitely Recommended.


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