REVIEW: Love, Sex, and Cannibalism; Claire Denis' Extreme "Trouble Every Day"

by Guy V. Cimbalo

(indieWIRE/02.28.02) -- It is very possible that "Trouble Every Day," Claire Denis' latest entry, is a great film. It is, without a doubt, a great B-movie.

All the elements of the horror genre are here: Mad scientists cut brains open, sex-starved teenagers meet a nasty fate, and newlyweds find more than they bargained for in the City of Love. It goes on: An enormous drill is exposed to the sounds of a tinny piano, the iris of a microscope is seen more than once