A cinema showing a triple bill of Sonny Chiba films: Street Fighter, Return of the Street Fighter, and Sister Street Fighter.
Still from True Romance (1993)

A Movie (not) to Die For

The reason I love Christian Slater

Marsha Adams
4 min readFeb 12, 2023


This is the missing segment of a post I wrote for Mmm Mondays about movie stars — including Christian Slater and Patricia Arquette — who I’ve crushed on. This piece didn’t fit in that post, but it was a story that wanted to be told.

There is one film that will always make me say, “Mmm.”

Spoiler alert: it isn’t…