Thursday, February 16, 2017

El Topo

A man in black (Alejandro Jodorowsky) travels on horseback with his unclothed son across a decadent, psychadelic Western desert landscape encountering all sorts of variant, distorted people and places. Jodorowsky's El Topo is wildly bizarre, pointless, and surprisingly not all that fun for what is one of the original midnight movie phenomenons.
** out of ****