Confessions of an Opium Eater
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Confessions of an Opium Eater
This strange, violent drama, set in the early 1800s, centers on an American who gets involved in the great Tong wars of San Francisco after he goes to Chinatown to experiment with opium. There he becomes involved in helping escaped slave girls leave the violent streets.

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Leaves you high for at least a half hour after viewing."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"(The) distributor's alternate title SOULS FOR SALE...advertises the film's sinister proceedings right from the opening credits"
‑ Shane Burridge, rec.arts.movies.reviews
"Puts to shame anything posing as serious philosophical thought in the Matrix films."
‑ Ed Gonzalez, Slant Magazine
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