The Film That Made Me...

The Film That Made Me...

How 'Marie Antoinette' Helped Me To Be a Teenage Girl

Not many people rate the film that tanked compared to 'The Virgin Suicides' and 'Lost In Translation', but it's a cult classic Sofia Coppola should be praised for.
Hannah Ewens
7.5.16
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'Prozac Nation' Was the Film That Made Me Tell Someone I Was Depressed

After watching the adaptation of Elizabeth Wurtzel's autobiography about being a narcissistic, mentally ill student with no redemption, my life completely changed course
Trey Taylor
1.26.16
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John Waters Discusses the Rubbish Cinema That Changed His Life

Ahead of his new retrospective at the BFI, we talked to the godfather of trash about Joan Crawford, Elizabeth Taylor and the worst movies known to man.
Amelia Abraham
8.12.15
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'Five Easy Pieces' Taught Me That Misanthropy Was Pretty Hopeless

Jack Nicholson's performance as Bobby Dupea makes for a convincingly churlish arsehole, and one I could recognise myself in.
Max Metzger
5.12.15
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'Nixon' Was the Film That Gave Me Sympathy for the Devil

Nixon was a crook, but seeing his many flaws on screen showed me I wasn't alone in my imperfections.
Andrew Lowry
4.27.15
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'The Doors' Is the Film That Made Me Want to Live Slow and Die Old

There's nothing glamorous about throwing it all away too early.
Edward Tew
4.16.15
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'On The Beach' Was the Film That Made Me Fear The Apocalypse

It's one of the most harrowing depiction of nuclear warfare to ever hit screens – not for what it showed, but for what it didn't show.
Troy Farah
3.27.15
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‘The Transformers: The Movie’ Was the Film That Made Death Seem Mundane

Did the 1986 version of <i>Transformers</i> desensitise me towards death?
Mike Diver
3.11.15
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'Wanda' Was the Film That Made Me Appreciate My Mum

Barbara Loden's film about an aimless woman who abandoned her children made me realise how grateful I am for my own mother's love and care.
Joe Greenwood
2.27.15
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'Slacker' Was the Film That Showed Me How to Get Lost

Richard Linklater's lazy, Gen X indy flick taught me that, sometimes, it's OK to take the roundabout way.
Eleanor Capaldi
2.9.15
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'Black Swan' Was the Film That Showed Me I'm Not Alone

Striving for perfection can drive you insane, but I didn't realise just how insane I'd become until I watched <i>Black Swan</i>.
Clarisse Loughrey
1.27.15
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'Party Monster' Was the Film That Changed What I Thought of Elitism

The underdogs found their way to the top of New York's club scene, quickly outranking anyone who'd made their lives hell.
Daisy Jones
1.21.15
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