"Spun" question

 
Old 07-10-04, 12:02 PM
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"Spun" question

Hi

I have just watched "Spun" by Jonas Åkerlund .

I don´t speak very well english so can anyone tell me

what exactly means the word "Spun" ?

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Old 07-10-04, 02:23 PM
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Hi Edgler!

In this context, it is a drug reference. Similar to being high.
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Old 07-10-04, 02:24 PM
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"Spun" means being so high on crystal meth that you are not in control of yourself. You have paranoia, hallucinations, muscle spasms and smell bad. That is what it means to be "spun".

And yes, I know from experience. The movie was pretty realistic in the way things looked.
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Old 07-10-04, 03:18 PM
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In more ordinary conversation, it's the past tense of "to spin," which means to turn around in a circle, quickly (to spin a top) or to weave (a spider spins a web).
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Welcome to the board. I love "Spun"! Who would have thought Mickey Rourke still had a good movie in him?
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Old 07-10-04, 06:35 PM
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Thank you very much .

I suspected that it was a drug reference.

And you are right !

This movie is absolutely great !
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