YMMV / Less Than Zero

The book features examples of:

The film features examples of:

  • Harsher in Hindsight: Robert Downey, Jr. playing a hardcore drug addict. Yeah...
    Until that movie, I took my drugs after work and on the weekends. That changed on Less Than Zero, the role was like the ghost of Christmas future. The character was an exaggeration of myself. Then things changed and, in some ways, I became an exaggeration of the character.
  • Hilarious in Hindsight: Tony Stark owed money to Ultron. (Tony Stark gives good head...AND IS DEAD.)
  • Retroactive Recognition: Brad Pitt makes an uncredited early appearance as an extra portraying a preppy guy party-goer as Clay enters the party at the beginning of the film.

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