It`s a fascinating failure.
It`s not often that a mainstream filmmaker attempts something borderline experimental, but that`s what Mike Figgis has tackled - with very mixed results - in The Loss of Sexual Innocence, which is a genuine oddity.
The film does disappoint ultimately but it`s enormously enjoyable for most of its duration.
Following his existential masterpiece Leaving Las Vegas about the joys of a doomed relationship British director Mike Figgis then went on to tackle the problematic impact of a one night stand.
A Hollywood film company, Red Mullet Productions, is preparing an action film, Bitch From Louisiana. Rose, Salma Hayek, an aspiring actress, is desperate to get the lead role and, though she lives with her rich lover, Lauren, Jeanne Tripplehorn,...