The year's most controversial release, Gaspar Noe's French frenzy (which unfolds backwards, like Memento) has been hammered for its scenes of rape and violence. His argument's that if you don't show them as ugly, you don't show the truth. However you react, there's no denying his visceral energy.

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Irreversible

The year’s most controversial release, Gaspar Noe’s French frenzy (which unfolds backwards, like Memento) has been hammered for its scenes of rape and violence. His argument’s that if you don’t show them as ugly, you don’t show the truth. However you react, there’s no denying his visceral energy.