The General’s Daughter

The General's Daughter (1999) | 31 Dec 1994 // 6:03 PM

The title character in The General's Daughter is dead. The image gets your attention. It's grotesque and horrifying. And it's recalled several times in the film, verbally and visually, to impress on you the threat that it supposedly poses for military, moral, sexual, and aesthetic orders.

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