Salò o le giornate di Sodoma (original title) In World War II Italy, four fascist libertines round up nine adolescent boys and girls and subject them to one hundred and twenty days of physical, mental and sexual torture. Pier Paolo Pasolini. MARQUIS DE SADE • DAYS OF SODOM • DIGITIZATION BY SUPERVERT 32C INC. • • p. INTRODUCTION. The extensive wars. Start by marking “The Days of Sodom” as Want to Read: See all 5 questions about The Days of Sodom. Donatien Alphonse François, Marquis de Sade () was a French aristocrat, revolutionary politician, philosopher, and writer famous for his libertine sexuality.

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‘The most impure tale ever written’: how The 120 Days of Sodom became a ‘classic’

The film was then pulled from all Australian cinemas. Why is it amazing, you ask? That’s what I thought when I read this book–after seeing the Pier Pasolini film based on said book. Retrieved 24 February Yet last week I was talking to an underwear and fetish model. At the end of the novel, de Sade draws up a list of the characters with a note of those who were killed and when, and also those who survived.

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They recruit four teenage boys to act as guards dressed with uniforms of Decima Flottiglia MAS and four young soldiers called “studs”, “cockmongers” or “fuckers”who are chosen because of their large penises.

Far from having one particular kink, the men are interested in anything that is unconventional, anything that conventional society would deem wrong or disgusting, including rape, torture, incest, and murder.

Retrieved from ” https: The Days of Sodom is a voyage of cruelty, the same that the Marquis received on his end of the rainbow, and serves also as a dark reflection of his times. I bought this book about a year ago and am still grappling with how gross and utterly dehumanizing this book is. How I reproach myself for the tributes I stole from you! They are pious, good-hearted, downtrodden, or happy-go-lucky, while the rich have peculiar tastes or are simply monstrous. Sade wrote that he “wept tears of blood” over the m The Days of Sodom by Marquis de Sade relates the story of four wealthy men who enslave 24 mostly teenaged victims and sexually torture them while listening to stories told by old prostitutes.


Their primary attributes and motivations and countenances are very cartoonish. At the very end, de Sade lists the number of all those holed up in this secluded place, and the number who survived: View all 4 comments.

As for the extremity, for the most part, dagej you are a little bit accustomed to bdsm literature and maintain a distancing that prevents you from throw up, you realize that what you are reading is just ridiculous. I never thought that I would become tired of sex.

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This was just annoying, wank fodder for a guy who’s been in prison for way too fucking long. Explicit use of et al.

But it’s a thought provoking book, and Marquis de Sade’s great sense of humor and satire is quite charming. I felt like everyone was judging me lol The Cinema and Spanish Writers — Oxford: Each book ups the passions in intensity and details given to the reader.

So it demeans people which is part of the turn-on but also to expose the power system in place as well.

The Days of Sodom by Marquis de Sade. There are many, many, many reasons no child should read this book. As I sat down to write about Days of Sodom there were a large number of themes that I intended to explore. The libertines are disgusting Consequently, he glorifies as well as vilifies the four main protagonists, alternately declaring them freethinking heroes and debased villains, often in the same passage.

I had once been so easy to please, so straightforward in my tastes, but now? Several outdoor scenes were filmed in Villa Aldini, [23] a neoclassical building on the hills of Bologna.


An aging porn star agrees to participate in an “art film” in order to make a clean break from the business, only to discover that he has been drafted into making a pedophilia and necrophilia themed snuff film. Oct 26, Joe rated it liked it. My parents never censored what I read and I turned out okay then again, I grew up to read books like this, so maybe not. What can someone say in response to that? The book is about four disgusti A word to those who put this on their to-read list: Retrieved 6 October In World War II Italy, four fascist libertines round up nine adolescent boys and girls and subject them to one hundred and twenty days of physical, mental and sexual torture.

They even put their captives on a special diet in order to have them produce especially tasty shit. But to be honest all of that falls flat. Crazy Credits Essential Bibliography: A heavily edited version – minus 6 minutes of footage including scenes of torture, homosexuality and excrement eating, and including a 4 minute prologue describing the history of the town of Salo – was later prepared by UK censor James Ferman for club showings.

The book was written while Sade was imprisoned in the Bastille and the manuscript was lost during the storming of the Bastille. In this introduction, he contradicts himself, at one point insisting that one should not be horrified by the passions outlined in the story because everybody has their own tastes, but at the same time going out of his way to warn the reader of the horrors that lie ahead, suggesting that the reader should have doubts about continuing.