Pulp Fiction has NOT aged well

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    Remember seeing this back in the 90's. Fresh, new, edgy. Had that "all the cool kids" vibe.

    Tried to watch it again. Slow, messy, all over the place. I guess that was some of it's appeal back then. Was a different time. I was a different person. Dialogue is timeless, but it's just that. Cinematic blue balls 101.

    Still, it had it's moments. Tense moments. Reminded me why I did like it.

    Travolta with hair/10
     
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    You are wrong.
     
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    I watched it several years ago after hearing everyone and their grandma hype it up. I remember thinking it was cool and entertaining.

    When it gets to the hillybillies capturing Marcellus and Butch to rape them, I was like "WTF is going on? Did I just pass out and wake up hours later into a different movie?"
     
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    It is really slow when John Travolta takes Poison Ivy to that hipster joint and they do that stupid ironic dance. We get it, he was in Grease and Saturday Night Fever
     
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    One of the most overrated movies eva
     
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    I watched it a few tears back for the first time. Everybody hyped it up so much I was like yeah, this should be good. But it wasn't my jam tbh. Oh well.
     
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    How about Reservoir Dogs? I haven't watched that one in a while. I'll have to do it again soon but I don't think I'll like it less than I did initially.
     
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    Lol I never tried to pass it off as my own. I simply forgot to throw the link below, because most websites have an automatic copy redirection when you copy/paste their content. Apparently his site does not. (His site is worthless now because he's dead) Mr. Amateur Movie Guy @Dragonlordxxxxx had a fit for no reason. Did you really think I would copy and paste a whole word for word review of a world renowned GOAT critic, try to pass it off as my own, and NOT expect one of the million virgin no-lifes to reverse search it? You are gullible!
     
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    'Messy and all over the place'

    Seems like you didn't like it just because it wasn't told in a nice and neat lineal way for you. Not our fault you couldn't follow it
     
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    That was some of it's appeal back in the day. It was cool and all, but it kind of ruined the flow and momentum of the movie. Instead of having a beginning-middle-end structure with a payoff, it kind of just went nowhere. Given that the film is called Pulp Fiction for a reason... It was kind of like sticking a few TV episodes together as far as narrative wise. Still, it was unique as hell at the time. It's up there, but I don't consider it as highly as others seem to.
     
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