Last Stop on the Night Train
(L'ultimo treno della notte)
1975 | Italy | 94 min | More...
on Fri Sep 24, 2021
Two girls traveling on an overnight train cross paths with two dangerous young men. What begins as sleazy exploitation escalates to a brutal rape sequence. It’s a Last House on the Left remake I didn’t see coming. But, by that point, the film had demonstrated enough competence that I grit my teeth and endured. I’m glad I did. Though structured as a rape-revenge picture, the ending proffers an acerbic condemnation of class-based justice that haunted me. Worth watching if you’re up for the challenge.
Fri Sep 24, 2021 via Criterion Channel