Gerald Padbury

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Girl, Interrupted (Widescreen) <b>DVD</b> ~ Winona Ryder
Girl, Interrupted (Widescreen) DVD ~ Winona Ryder
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5.0 out of 5 stars Rivveting Portrait, May 12 2003
This is one of the most poignant and compelling movies in a long time. Angelina Jolie won an oscar for her spectular performance as the movie's title character, the tragic Daisy, a compulsive disturbed mental patient who won't eat anything but chicken from her father's deli. She say's any other food makes her want to puke. Naturally, eating only chicken leaves poor Daisy malnourished and constipated. So a key element in the plot is Daisy's trading drugs to other patients for the highs they want, in exchange for the laxatives Daisy so desperately needs. Night scenes are not shown, but one can only suppose Daisy stumbles around from night blindness. And how she escapes scurvy is quite a… Read more