WR029 – Red Diapers & Thigh-High Leather Boots in John Boorman’s “Zardoz” (1974)

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In honor of the retrospective of John Boorman’s work at the Film Forum (Feb 11th-17th) we recorded our second commentary episode while watching Boorman’s truly strange and offbeat post-apocalyptic adventure film “Zardoz” (1974). Starring Sean Connery and Charlotte Rampling in a film often described as the best bad movie ever made, we try and determine for ourselves if this is a misunderstood classic deserving of rediscovery.

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Director John Boorman with Charlotte Rampling and Sean Connery on “Zardoz” (1974)

Zardoz Red Costume

My future Halloween costume for every year the rest of my life.

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