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The Big Shave (1968)

The Big Shave
6.9 Rating
(85 ratings)
7.1 IMDB rating

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Starring
Peter Bernuth

Peter Bernuth

Young Man


Written by
Martin Scorsese

Martin Scorsese

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In the process of shaving, a young man cuts himself. A lot.
Short (7), 1960s (5), 1968 (3), Bathroom (1), Allegory (1), Self Mutilation (1), Blood (1), Shaving (1), Early Work (1), Short Films (1), (1), Short Film (1), Usa (1), Razor Blade (1), Masochism (1)
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" The Big Shave is one of Martin Scorsese's earliest films, and it's a short film. You'd think that a film that's only 6 minutes long about a guy shaving would be tedious and unremarkable, right? Um, not in Scorsese's twisted world! An emotionless man shaves in a disgustingly brutal way, cutting his faces until he is soaked in blood and looking like a rosy-red tower of death. Scorsese was already showing his knack for violence even at the beginning of his career, though some say that this fi"


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" What was it about? In the process of shaving, a young man cuts himself. A lot. My two cents: I came across this short on an amazing list here on listal. At first, it looked like a very long and rather boring commercial for Gillette but then, in the second half, it became something rather unsettling and gory, more reminiscent of the ‘Saw’ franchise. Beforehand, I didn’t check what it was about and I think it is the best way to watch this movie. Eventually, it was an interesting watc"


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