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Videodrome

(Rated R18)

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Overview

James Woods plays Max Renn, the head of a Toronto television station always on the hunt for new sensationalist programs. One of his colleagues turns him onto Videodrome, a cult TV show depicting torture, murder and sadomasochistic sex and broadcast from a secret location. When Renn goes on a talk show to debate the morality of his network's programming, he meets psychiatrist and radio show host Nicki Brand (Deborah Harry). Max and Nicki start dating and become increasingly obsessed with Videodrome, which provokes them to become ever more unhinged.

Why You Should See This Film

Sexy, surreal, and seriously unhinged, Videodrome is simply one of Canadian horror mastermind David Cronenberg’s finest and most influential cinematic creations, and an absolute staple of the body horror canon. With groundbreaking special effects makeup by Academy Award-winner Rick Baker, and featuring one of Debbie Harry’s most memorable performances, this is essential viewing for any genre fan.

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  • Year: 1983
  • Rating: R18
  • Director: David Cronenberg
  • Cast: James Woods, Deborah Harry
  • Duration: 87 minutes
  • Language: English
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