SPLIT | Films In Review
Yes, it's terrific. We have a new Hannibal. Extraordinary performance by McAvoy. It's his next franchise. Will the next 10 years going to be all about Shyamalan all the time? Does he remember his last films with shame like we do? Does multiple personality disorder really exist? It's now called Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID). Wouldn't it be great if for a few months out of the year you could leave your life and live as an alternative personality, an "alter"? Its far off but it will be possible. Why have just one life? The great Andy Kaufman would often appear as offensive, foul-mouthed lounge singer Tony Clifton. Kaufman would claim Clifton was a real person. Kenneth Bianchi, a.k.a. "The Hillside Strangler", claimed to have multiple-personality disorder and said he had no memory of the murders because they were committed by one of his "alters." Multiple Personality Disorders fascinate us.* Has there ever been a case where someone's "alter" spoke Russian? Or was a math genius? Or a