History YMMV / Irreversible

14th Aug '17 8:07:27 PM Scifimaster92
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* BrokenBase: Understandably, the film has received both high praise and harsh criticism. It was both booed and given a standing ovation at Cannes.
11th Apr '17 9:46:30 PM CoolPopper
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%%* NightmareFuel

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%%* NightmareFuel* NightmareFuel: The rape scene. ''Nine minutes'' of horrifying, uninterrupted, and graphic rape. Holy shit.
** Let's not forget the fire extinguisher scene as well.
25th Mar '17 3:15:58 PM MagBas
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* LoveItOrHateIt: Understandably, the film has received both high praise and harsh criticism. It was both booed and given a standing ovation at Cannes.
25th Feb '17 12:47:46 PM Anddrix
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* HellIsThatNoise: The infrasonics used in Club Rectum, as well as "The End", the screeching noise that plays over the final scene.
9th Feb '17 1:56:52 AM Scifimaster92
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* LoveItOrHateIt: Understandably, the film has received both high praise and harsh criticism. It was both booed and given a standing ovation at Cannes.


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* UnfortunateImplications: The movie has come under fire for having potential homophobic and misogynistic implications [[http://www.slate.com/articles/arts/movies/2003/03/irreversible_errors.html in this article]].
6th Jan '17 6:57:28 AM SeptimusHeap
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%%* FreudWasRight: See VisualInnuendo
30th Jul '16 4:31:10 PM Morgenthaler
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** SomeAnvilsNeedToBeDropped: RoaringRampageOfRevenge movies are pretty common, and it's rare to show what that'd actually be like in real life.



* HarsherInHindsight: Something revealed towards the very end -- [[spoiler: namely that Alex was pregnant]], makes the events shown at the beginning of the film seem even worse.
** After the rape, the movie becomes increasingly lighter and happier, which makes the contrast with the disturbing start of the movie even nastier.
*** In particular, the main characters have a slightly kinky sex scene near the end of the movie that's completely cringe-inducing, knowing how their day ends.

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* HarsherInHindsight: HarsherInHindsight:
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Something revealed towards the very end -- [[spoiler: namely that Alex was pregnant]], makes the events shown at the beginning of the film seem even worse.
** After the rape, the movie becomes increasingly lighter and happier, which makes the contrast with the disturbing start of the movie even nastier.
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nastier. In particular, the main characters have a slightly kinky sex scene near the end of the movie that's completely cringe-inducing, knowing how their day ends.


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* SomeAnvilsNeedToBeDropped: RoaringRampageOfRevenge movies are pretty common, and it's rare to show what that'd actually be like in real life.
10th Aug '15 9:11:01 AM Silverblade2
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* FreudWasRight: See VisualInnuendo

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20th Nov '14 3:57:00 PM Thurisaz314
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26th Sep '14 3:43:08 PM Morgenthaler
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* UnfortunateImplications: The film was accused of being filled with homophobia, as the gay characters featured in the Rectum Club are perverts who hit on Marcus, and one of them tries to rape him. While the almost-rapist is beaten to death, another gay man watches and masturbates. Played by [[CreatorCameo Gaspar Noé himself.]]
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