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Tuesday, September 3 2013

Rick Rubin's Soundtrack for 'Less Than Zero' Perfectly Emulates the Excessive '80s

While the crowd dances to the beat of Jimi Hendrix’s soul/psychedelic classic, “Fire”, Robert Downey, Jr.’s character has a moment of reflection, but casts it aside and throws himself into the dance.


Monday, October 4 2010

Less Than Zero's Julian Problem

Cocaine-fueled despair, oversaturated sex in blues and purples, desolate teenagers dying in the dust -- this was the feel-bad movie of the '80s, an open sore on the era’s facade of flawlessness.


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Saturday, December 31 1994

Where the Money Is (2000)


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