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Ellen Willis

Ellen Willis
Ellen Willis's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): The Nation, The New York Review of Books

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
63% Alice's Restaurant (1969) in spite of the clowning of Arlo Guthrie [Alice's Restaurant] is one of the more depressing movies I've seen lately, so much more so than Easy Rider, because confusion and passivity are more demoralizing than violence.‐ The New York Review of Books
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2017
89% Easy Rider (1969) Beyond the melodrama of groovy kids vs. rednecks is an emotion that more and more of us, young and old alike, are experiencing, the overpowering sense of loss, the anguish of What went wrong? We blew it -- how?‐ The New York Review of Books
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2017