Since subscribing to Showtime again for the L Word a few weeks ago, I've had this movie on my DVR. Something about it's description and the 2 minutes I saw randomly one night stuck out to me. I like movies that are really slow and you get to see the characters developed and fleshed out well. The movie is called "Candy," and was released in 2006. Today I'm finally watching the entire thing.
These are breathtaking performances by Heath Ledger and Abbie Cornish. If I can get one person to rent this movie soon and get to experience it, I will be happy. Here's the trailer. Be warned that even though the trailer's pretty middle of the road, the movie is all about heroin addiction and is gritty and full on. This ain't a family movie type thing, is what I'm saying: