Instead of bashing it, I'd rather take it as I think the auteur meant it: as a relaxed sarcastic road movie with a certain menace of auterism but with so many loose elements you stop looking at it seriously, specially with Nicholas Cage singing. Maybe not a bad film, but not as well developed and round as Lynch's best.
The thing I liked the most is the rythm it takes to tell us the story. As on hitchcock’s suspense, there are few moments of disturbing imagery, paced with longer takes on the ineraction between Deneuve… read review
One of the most soul & heart reveiling endings I’ve ever seen… the way a face is depicted, wheter it is the dying soldier one or the surviving traitor one… you are expecting the first one to die… read review