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Elephant Gus Van Sant's maddeningly passive ode to high school innocence and all-American, Columbine-era, inexplicable evil, in which visual beauty competes...ElephantDramaPT81M Gus Van Sant's maddeningly passive ode to high school innocence and all-American, Columbine-era, inexplicable evil, in which visual beauty competes...2003-11-07Alex FrostJohn RobinsonAlex Frost, John RobinsonFine Line Features
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Elephant

Genre: Drama; Starring: Timothy Bottoms, Matt Malloy, Alex Frost, John Robinson; Director: Gus Van Sant; Author: Gus Van Sant; Release Date Wide: 10/24/2003; Runtime (in minutes): 81; Distributor: Fine Line Features

Gus Van Sant’s maddeningly passive ode to high school innocence and all-American, Columbine-era, inexplicable evil, in which visual beauty competes with psychological vacuity. Vacuity (and teen-flick carnage in the classroom) wins out.

Originally posted November 7 2003 — 12:00 AM EST

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