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Martha Marcy May Marlene: Movie Analysis by Daniel Ross

Martha Marcy May MerleneA close friend of mine, a psychotherapist, told me when she walked out of the theater after seeing this film she struggled getting her footing.  I too found the film to be unexpectedly disturbing like when you wake up in the middle of the night after hearing a sound and you begin quietly searching the house while your spouse sleeps comfortably in bed.  You feel alone to face what lies in the darkness which you know is nothing, yet your entire body is braced to meet the intruder.

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