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NY Timeout - I Spit on Your Grave Review

NY Timeout - The original, a yucky 1978 rape-revenge fantasy that also went by the name Day of the Woman, was less a movie than a classic dare of the VCR era: a gauntlet that teens ran after their parents went off to bed. The violence was crude and catastrophic, the lessons didactic. Unexpectedly, it’s become a handy reference point of late, as new exploitation flicks like Antichrist get praised, mysteriously, as feminist statements; I Spit on Your Grave’s Jennifer—bloody, torn and armed to the teeth—is hardly a human being, never mind female.

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