Thursday, February 7, 2008
24 WORDS PER FILM (#25)
Choose your own adventure.
version A: Less than Zero grafts a moral onto the decidedly amoral source novel, throws in some great tunes and occasionally employs weirdly expressive visual sequences.
version B: In 1987, with this performance and The Pick-Up Artist, Robert Downey, Jr. laid the groundwork for the persona he has been mining ever since.