Lost Highway

Movie review by Sarah Wenk, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Strange, disjointed; full of sex and violence.

R 2002 129 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 3 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

Worth it for Loggia

A slow and brooding film that is not to be understood but rather experienced and allowed to roll with it on the ride it wishes to take you on. The acting is strong with performers against type and it's all very Lynchian. Loggia of course stands out with his rant on tailgaters which makes the film worth it. The Stanwyckisization of Arquette is consistent and that male gaze that Lynch infuses all of his films with is ever present here too.
age 13+
One of Lynch’s weaker films, but nonetheless worth watching. It’s violent but briefly so, sexual but not overt or graphic. It’s more surreal and disturbing in tone than in content. Good movie anyhow, I recommend it.

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