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After getting into a serious car accident, a TV director discovers an underground sub-culture of scarred, omnisexual car-crash victims who use car accidents and the raw sexual energy they produce to try to rejuvenate his sex life with his wife.

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Directed by

David Cronenberg

Written by

David Cronenberg (Writer)
J.G. Ballard (Novel)

Runtime

96 minutes

Country

Canada

Language

English

Tagline

Love in the dying moments of the twentieth century

Cast

Keywords

cult wife husband relationship gay fetishism fetish adultery eroticism sexuality sadism sadistic car accident dying and death sexual obsession pain marriage crisis dead wish masochism simulation deceived husband car journey wound james dean

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#671 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?