Thursday, 23 April 2009

Hell is for children

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I've always thought that Michael Haneke's Funny Games would make an excellent picture book for 3-5 year olds. An article in yesterday's Guardian only confirms this impression.

(Apologies to Polly Dunbar for appropriating Tilly and Friends for Prozac's sadistic impulses.)

5 comments:

ElizT said...

Little Red Riding Hood is full of horrors.

Ellis Nadler said...

Tell me, are you available to do some babysitting for me next weekend?

nickopotamus said...

Agreed. It would make an excellent book for today's children, an education to the real world they certainly could do with...

Rita said...

You have to be careful about this stuff. I got in major trouble for exposing my 9 year old grandson to the "Bunny's book of Suicides".

thrillgallery said...

The only thing wrong with is is that Doodle the crocodile is a girl