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[Movie] Requiem for a Dream

Rating: 9/10 (breakdown: 2.5+3+3+0.5, see scoring guideline here; the last half point is for the movie’s very intense and appropriate background music)

After reading the American Psycho, I wanted to explore more edgy books and one author I came upon was Hubert Selby Jr. 405 more words


Hubert Selby Jr: It/ll Be Better Tomorrow [2005]

“Being an artist doesn’t take much, just everything you got. Which means, of course, that as the process is giving you life, it is also bringing you closer to death.”

Hubert Selby Jr.

Last Exit to Brooklyn -- Book Review

Last Exit to Brooklyn

Author: Hubert Selby Jr.
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Published: 2000
Type: Paperback
Pages: 290
ISBN: 9780740549925


 Last Exit to Brooklyn is a raw depiction of life amongst New York’s junkies, hustlers, drag queens and prostitutes.

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