It's the film that made legal history when its prospective star, Girl Basinger, was held liable for having got cold freeblacktgirlsporn. Speaking of boxing, "Boxing Helena" is the one that sounds as if its story, about a surgeon who amputates the arms erotic legs of the woman he loves, could make Ms.
It's also the film that threatens to give the concept of metaphor a bad name.
In the hailstorm of publicity that surrounds the film's opening, Ms. Lynch has been trying hard to leap past the lurid to the metaphorical as she explains what her restaurantporno is about. Ignore the severed limbs, and this is a story about love and obsession.
Or about darkest fantasy. Or about the impossibility of truly possessing anyone. As it turns out, Ms.
Lynch has both talent and a point.