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    After seven years in hiding, Harmony Korine is back with the second film of what he calls his “Florida Trilogy:” The Beach Bum.

    In this dark comedy, McConaughey plays Moondog, a Miami-based poet who has gone off the deep-end and has immersed himself in a world of non-stop partying; alcohol, drugs, sex and all.

    Also starring are Snoop Dogg, Isla Fisher, Stefania LaVie Owen, Jimmy Buffet, Zac Efron, and Martin Lawrence.

    The film is scheduled for release on March 22, 2019.

    The first trailer has been released. Check it out!

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    Marco11
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    This might be a disaster, but in any case it’ll be memorable. Always excited for a Korine film!

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    DaKardii
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    This might be a disaster, but in any case it’ll be memorable. Always excited for a Korine film!

    Based on the results of an early test screening, I can see McConaughey getting awards attention for this film. And if the film’s really good, I can see Efron, Fisher, and Lawrence getting some attention as well.

    However, I don’t see this film getting any awards attention outside of the acting categories.

    http://splashreport.com/beach-bum-test-screening-review/

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    DaKardii
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    This might be a disaster, but in any case it’ll be memorable. Always excited for a Korine film!

    Based on the results of an early test screening, I can see McConaughey getting awards attention for this film. And if the film’s really good, I can see Efron, Fisher, and Lawrence getting some attention as well.

    However, I don’t see this film getting any awards attention outside of the acting categories.

    http://splashreport.com/beach-bum-test-screening-review/

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    Ugh!!! I am NOT looking forward to this film at all. Harmony Korine is pure trash; Gummo was one of the worst films I have ever seen in my life!!! Delinquent kids killing cats and old ladies is a form of social commentary?! Give me a freaking break!!!!

    Anyway, WHY would Matthew McConaughey sign on for a role in a film like this?! It’s these bum roles that made him a laughing stock a decade ago.

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    "I don't even believe in god, but I'm going to thank her tonight."

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    Ugh!!! I am NOT looking forward to this film at all. Harmony Korine is pure trash; Gummo was one of the worst films I have ever seen in my life!!! Delinquent kids killing cats and old ladies is a form of social commentary?! Give me a freaking break!!!! Anyway, WHY would Matthew McConaughey sign on for a role in a film like this?! It’s these bum roles that made him a laughing stock a decade ago.

    Don’t let the trailer deceive you. If you look at the MPAA rating, one of the reasons it’s rated R is because of “disturbing bloody violence” and “strong sexual material including menace.” That right there tells you that we’re going to be seeing more than just typical bum stuff. Is it going to be the “Big Lebowski” of the 2010s? Probably not. The Coen Brothers are SO hard to beat. But still…

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    Still, I’ve never been a fan of Harmony Korine and all I’ve seen so far makes me think we’re getting the same old crap. He’s not an auteur; he’s a troll. I mean, the man was once kicked off of David Letterman’s show for rummaging through Meryl Streep’s purse (true story!!)

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