Review of: Mashed Potatoes 

reviewed by forrchad on 10/02/2003
Spuds for drugs chiving with us
Very compelling tale of lost lives. The B&W lighting technique was good but was inconsistent. You have to be careful when using this style not to lose the connection with the actor (make sure the eyes stay lit) I liked the soundtrack. It was put together well. I attribute the bad quality of video in spots to compression for streaming. The actors were for the most part quite good. A little more polish and it would be real a heaping bowl of mashed white fluff.

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