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Performance
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James Fox James Fox
Chas
Mick Jagger Mick Jagger
Turner
Ann Sidney Ann Sidney
Dana
John Bindon John Bindon
Moody
Stanley Meadows Stanley Meadows
Rosebloom
Allan Cuthbertson Allan Cuthbertson
The Lawyer


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Donald Cammell Donald Cammell
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5 years, 1 month ago at Aug 30 9:20
"I am a bullet" as uttered by James Fox's pistol-wielding Chas, shortly after being on the receiving end of a brutal beating and an alleged gang-rape, is one of those rare, truly extraordinary moments that remind you of how powerful cinema can be. This is a film of many such moments, a violent, sex-filled, psychedelic trip through the mind (or minds) of a gangster on the run that poses questions a... read more
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Release date: 4 September 1970
Tags: 1970s (5), Crime (5), Gangster (4), Drama (4), UK (4), 1970 (4), Sexuality (3), Rock Star (3), Fantasy (3), Music (3), British (3), Drugs (2), Sex (2), Madness (2), Hallucinogenic (2), Computer (2), Self Discovery (2), Secretary (2), Violence (2), Cult (2)
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" Gives you the chance to see the notorious sex scene between Mick Jagger, Anita Pallenberg (and for added orgy fun) and Michele Breton that ruined Anita's relationship with that other Rolling Stone fellow, Keith Richards. The surrealistic quality of the editing makes one question when dream, illusions or reality begin. Harsh treatment from moral people and producers at WB made this film one of the most talked about and notoriously censored films of all time and therefor worth a watch by anyone s"


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" Performance delves deep into questions of the nature of identity and the roles we play, or performances we give, based on outward expectations, and audiences of the seventies simply weren't ready for its graphic depictions of violence, sex, and drug use. It morphed from director Donald Campbell's original idea of a light-hearted romp into one of the darkest and frankest explorations into the sixties ethos of sexual freedom and mind expansion through mind-altering substances; it's a pity no one"


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