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Trip to Nowhere

‘The dark heart of shiftless American youth’ just got darker.

Apr 1, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 28 • By JOHN PODHORETZ
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The only performer who will emerge from Spring Breakers with her career intact is Emma Roberts, who dropped out before filming began owing to “creative differences that couldn’t be resolved.” Smart cookie—though I don’t know how she could have had creative differences with Harmony Korine, since he has no creativity with which anyone could have a difference.

John Podhoretz, editor of Commentary, is The Weekly Standard’s movie critic.


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