Bronx, anos 70. Avassaladora viagem ao lado negro do sonho americano e ao universo junkie, Requiem por Um Sonho (1978) é um livro de tirar o fôlego e do qual não se sai ileso. 322 more words
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Hubert Selby Jr. (1928-2004) was an amazing author. He wrote the book Requiem for a Dream (1978) based on his personal experiences with addiction. He co-wrote a screenplay of the 2000 film adaptation alongside Darren Aronofsky, which became critically acclaimed since its independent release. 172 more words
Requiem For A Dream (2000) is so intense but that is the point when it comes to the true effects of relying on substances.
I put the picture of the alive refrigerator because he looks like a character for a modern version of Beauty & The Beast (2017) rather than the much more brutal depictions shown in the film based on the 1978 book. 132 more words
At the half-way mark and when fully finished, I want to make a few remarks on books I have been reading. When around fifty percent through, I want to tap into the interpretations and reviews of those before me, so I can see if my personal views are reflected within prior writings. 447 more words