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smndvdcl's rating of the film Possession

Trying to decide whether this is a transgressive cinematic Bohemian Rhapsody or an unmitigated, over-reaching mess. There's definite talent; I get how demonic possession and mental health dysfunction have been deemed parallel (albeit very speculative), and I understand the satirical nous, but Żuławski's trademark histrionics lose their allegorical edge very quickly. Audacious but wonky. 3.5