About

Elliot, a successful gynecologist, works at the same practice as his identical twin, Beverly. Elliot is attracted to many of his patients and has affairs with them. When he inevitably loses interest, he will give the woman over to Beverly, the meeker of the two, without the woman knowing the difference. Beverly falls hard for one of the patients, Claire, but when she inadvertently deceives him, he...

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Directed by

David Cronenberg

Written by

David Cronenberg (Writer)
Bari Wood (Novel)
Norman Snider (Writer)
Jack Geasland (Novel)

Runtime

115 minutes

Country

United States of America, Canada

Language

English

Tagline

Two bodies. Two minds. One soul.

Cast

Keywords

murder sex nurse based on novel or book extramarital affair bondage sadomasochism voyeurism twins spectacle prostitution drugs gynecologist sadism obsession twin brother body horror receptionist medical profession identical twin

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