I believe “The Virgin Spring” is where revenge flicks came from. I could be wrong. It feels a lot like “I Spit on Your Grave”* but far more religious. I love that there is a fundamental Bergman quality to almost every moment. It must be all of the people speaking in Swedish.

*…which I saw in a theater seated RIGHT BEHIND ROGER EBERT.

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