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Excision (2012)

Not Rated  |   |  Drama, Horror  |  2 November 2012 (UK)
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A disturbed and delusional high school student with aspirations of a career in medicine goes to extremes to earn the approval of her controlling mother.

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This film is about Pauline, a young woman (18yo) who lives with her family and her younger sister Grace who has Cystic Fibrosis. Pauline has some delusions of being a great surgeon, and she also has some horrific dreams that she actually finds "stimulating" to say the least. Her family put up with her delusions and her school classmates find her annoying. But as this is all happening around her she has a plan, a plan that will leave them all shocked, and some people may not survive. Written by Michael Hallows Eve

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Heal the sickness.

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Chirurgiczna precyzja  »

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Pauline: I'm ready to lose my virginity. It's a common misconception that having intercourse during menstruation is unhealthy. When I lose my virginity, I want to be on my period.
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like a flower from the wound
15 November 2012 | by (Vanuatu) – See all my reviews

I didn't expect this movie to be actually interesting. it surprised me. It produced a series of behaviors that are usually promoted by the suburban lifestyle. the hysteric mother, the passive father, the children, wounded by the scars of their parents and the rest of the adults who curb with the appearance of normalcy. this reminded me of a lot of other crazy films. in a flash I thought about - we need to talk about Kevin- and -teeth-. it created a repulsive yet addicting chemistry by adding the overly styled mother and the nude- faced and imperfect daughter in the mix. delusions, sociopathy or simply cursed a non-compos mentis state, the daughter dreams climactic deaths drenched in blood and surgical cuts. It totally caught my attention and it managed to evoke the madness that stalks American families.


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