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The Rapture

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The Rapture

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
100 minutes
performer:
David Duchovny, Mimi Rogers, Michael Tolkin
director:
Michael Tolkin
distributor:
Fine Line Features
genre:
Mystery and Thriller, Drama

We gave it a B

Although Velvet Underground vet John Cale produced five tracks on The Rapture, the ones that sound most like VU (”Venus in Furs” soundalike ”Sick Child,” and others with Velvets-style Arabian guitar) are not among them. Except for the jittery energy of ”Falling Down,” Cale’s songs seem cutesy. When he steps aside, Siouxsie’s gargling gargoyle vibrato picks up power. B