Tag: David Cronenberg

Crash (1996) 6.4

Crash (1996)

Storyline:Since a road accident left him with serious facial and bodily scarring, a former TV scientist has become obsessed by the marriage of motor-car technology with what he sees as the raw sexuality of car-crash v...

The Stupids (1996) 4.4

The Stupids (1996)

Storyline:An incredibly dull-witted family unknowingly stumble upon an illegal weapons deal while on the trail of their User Reviews:

M. Butterfly (1993) 6.8

M. Butterfly (1993)

Storyline:In 1960s China, French diplomat Rene Gallimard falls in love with an opera singer, Song Liling - but Song is not at all who Gallimard thinks.User Reviews:

Spider (2002) 6.6

Spider (2002)

Storyline:A mentally disturbed man takes residence in a halfway house. His mind gradually slips back into the realm created by his illness, where he replays a key part of his childhood.User Reviews:

Into the Night (1985) 6.6

Into the Night (1985)

Storyline:Ed Okin used to have a boring life. He used to have trouble getting to sleep. Then one night, he met Diana. Now, Ed's having trouble staying alive.User Reviews:

Crimes of the Future (1970) 5

Crimes of the Future (1970)

Storyline:Crimes of the Future details the wanderings of Tripod (Mlodzik), sometime director of a dermatological clinic called the House of Skin, who is searching for his mentor, the mad dermatologist Antoine Rouge. R...

Fast Company (1979) 5.5

Fast Company (1979)

Storyline:The famous drag racer Lonnie 'Lucky Man' Johnson is the star of the Fast Company, managed by the corrupt Phil Adamson Lonnie is the mentor of the promising funny car racer Billy 'The Kid' Brocker. When Adams...

A Dangerous Method (2011) 6.4

A Dangerous Method (2011)

Storyline:Suffering from hysteria, Sabina Spielrein is hospitalized under the care of Dr. Carl Jung who has begun using Dr. Sigmund Freud's talking cure with some of his patients. Spielrain's psychological problems ar...

eXistenZ (1999) 6.8

eXistenZ (1999)

Storyline:Allegra Geller, the leading game designer in the world, is testing her new virtual reality game, eXistenZ with a focus group. As they begin, she is attacked by a fanatic assassin employing a bizarre organic ...

Dead Ringers (1988) 7.3

Dead Ringers (1988)

Storyline:The Mantle brothers are both doctors - both gynecologists - and identical twins. Mentally however, one of them is more confident than the other, and always manages to seduce the women he meets. When he's tir...

Scanners (1981) 6.8

Scanners (1981)

Storyline:Darryl Revok is the most powerful of all the scanners, and is the head of the underground scanner movement for world domination. Scanners have great psychic power, strong enough to control minds; they can in...

Videodrome (1983) 7.3

Videodrome (1983)

Storyline:Max Renn is the President of Channel 83 Civic-TV, a small television station on the UHF dial. He defends his programming of largely X-rated shows - which depict graphic sex and extreme violence - as a pure m...

Naked Lunch (1991) 7.1

Naked Lunch (1991)

Storyline:Not an adaptation of beat writer William S. Burrough's novel but a mix of biography and an interpretation of his drug- induced writing processes combined with elements of his work in this paranoid fantasy ab...

Cosmopolis (2012) 5

Cosmopolis (2012)

Storyline:On the spur of the moment, twenty-eight year old Manhattan self-made multi-billionaire Eric Packer decides he wants to get a haircut from his regular and longtime barber across town, a difficult journey toda...

Eastern Promises (2007) 7.7

Eastern Promises (2007)

Storyline:In London, the Russian pregnant teenager Tatiana arrives bleeding in a hospital, and the doctors save her baby only. The Russian descendant midwife Anna Khitrova finds Tatiana's diary written in Russian lang...

The Fly (1986) 7.5

The Fly (1986)

Storyline:Seth Brundle (Jeff Goldblum), a brilliant but eccentric scientist attempts to woo investigative journalist Veronica Quaife (Geena Davis) by offering her a scoop on his latest research in the field of matter ...

Nightbreed (1990) 6.6

Nightbreed (1990)

Storyline:A community of mutant outcasts of varying types and abilities attempts to escape the attention of a psychotic serial killer and redneck vigilantes with the help of a brooding young man who discovers them. Ba...

The Dead Zone (1983) 7.2

The Dead Zone (1983)

Storyline:Johnny Smith wakes from a coma due to a car accident, only to find he has lost five years of his life, and yet gained psychic powers. Foreseeing the future appears to be a 'gift' at first, but ends up causin...

Rabid (1977) 6.4

Rabid (1977)

Storyline:In Camelford, while swinging his van across a narrow road to make a u-turn, a driver stalls the vehicle that does not restart. Hart Read is driving his motorcycle with his girlfriend Rose and he drives off t...

Shivers (1975) 6.5

Shivers (1975)

Storyline:A scientist living in an apartment complex kills a girl and uses acid to destroy her internal organs, and then kills himself. While investigating, a doctor discovers that the scientist was doing experiments ...

The Brood (1979) 6.9

The Brood (1979)

Storyline:A man's wife is under the care of an eccentric and unconventional psychologist who uses innovative and theatrical techniques to breach the psychological blocks in his patients. When their daughter comes back...