• Julien Donkey-Boy (1999)

Julien Donkey-Boy

Release Date: October 8th, 1999

DVD Release Date: March 20th, 2001

R |1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary

A teenager (Ewen Bremner) struggles to exist amid a perverse and dysfunctional family.

Cast: Ewen Bremner, Chloë Sevigny, Werner Herzog, Evan Neumann, Joyce Korine, Chrissy Kobylak, Alvin Law

Director: Harmony Korine

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Forensic Films, Independent Pictures, 391 Productions

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    It seems at first to be merely a jumble of discordant images ("Freaks" shot by the "Blair Witch" crew) but then, if you stay with it, the pattern emerges from the jumble. show more

  • 88
    Wesley MorrisSan Francisco Examiner

    Feels like it could go blow up at any time. It implodes instead, and the meltdown, though visible in one of the final sequences, is still corrosive. show more

  • 55
    Kevin MaynardMr. Showbiz

    Writer-director Harmony Korine seems more interested in churning your stomach than in warming your heart. show more

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