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Powder (1995)

3 Ratings: 1.7
Science Fiction & Fantasy movie directed by Victor Salva

For all its flaws,Powderis still worthwhile for attempting to be unique and well intentioned. The film's qualities were overshadowed after its 1995 release when it was revealed that writer-director Victor Salva had served 15 months in prison for molesting … see full wiki

Director: Victor Salva
Genre: Sci-Fi, Fantasy
2 reviews about Powder (1995)
review by . December 06, 2005
posted in Movie Hype
Many individuals feel like outcasts in this world--as if they're somehow "different" from the rest of humanity.    The central character of this movie is defintely an outcast. Called "Powder" because of his snow-white skin, this teenager was kept in his grandparent's basement his entire life. He is brought into the school system where kids ridicule, abuse, misunderstand, and even fear him. His science teacher (played by Jeff Goldblum) and the schoolmaster (played by Mary Steenburgen) …
review by . October 03, 2001
I am supposed to tell you, the reader, whether or not you should see or buy powder, and whether or not its worth your time. The answer comes in many forms. The main answer is that powder is an overlooked work of art and if you stand back and take a breath, can see the many religeous implications that you can get from viewing. I have been hesitant in reviewing powder for the past few months, because I feared that I wouldn't do it justice. I wanted to prepare myself and grow in my writing skills so …
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